Best Law School in Netherlands?


Tyo
Hallo, Nice to meet you all, I'm wondering which is the best law school in netherlands especially in international business..And I'm very glad if there any a scholarship program too for that..Thank you folks!
Hallo, Nice to meet you all, I'm wondering which is the best law school in netherlands especially in international business..And I'm very glad if there any a scholarship program too for that..Thank you folks!
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canica
I understand that in the Netherlands rankings are not such a big deal as in other countries, as long as you go to a university that issupported by the government, some of them are:
Groningen
Utrecht
Leiden
VU
University of Amsterdam
Tilburg
It really depends on what you are looking for, and if the curriculum is what you are looking for.
Regarding scholarships I think is a bit too late for that this year, but you can ask each university or go to the consulate
I understand that in the Netherlands rankings are not such a big deal as in other countries, as long as you go to a university that issupported by the government, some of them are:
Groningen
Utrecht
Leiden
VU
University of Amsterdam
Tilburg
It really depends on what you are looking for, and if the curriculum is what you are looking for.
Regarding scholarships I think is a bit too late for that this year, but you can ask each university or go to the consulate
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LLMblogger
From an international prestige perspective, it is probably Leiden followed by Amsterdam and Utrecht.
From an international prestige perspective, it is probably Leiden followed by Amsterdam and Utrecht.
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el
From an international prestige perspective, it is probably Leiden followed by Amsterdam and Utrecht.

and what about Erasmus University Rotterdam?
<blockquote>From an international prestige perspective, it is probably Leiden followed by Amsterdam and Utrecht.
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and what about Erasmus University Rotterdam?
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You can only talk in terms of prestige. "Best" is difficult to define, as the answer would vary based on the criteria you've used.

Leiden Law School is definitely the most prestigious law school in The Netherlands at least from an international perspective. It has a very good reputation in the US, where I have pursued the LLM and is by many nowadays viewed as the most prestigious law school in the Continent(i.e. excluding the UK).

If one does not make it into Leiden, then I guess Amsterdam comes next with Tilburg, Groningen and Utrecht being very good options as well.
You can only talk in terms of prestige. "Best" is difficult to define, as the answer would vary based on the criteria you've used.

Leiden Law School is definitely the most prestigious law school in The Netherlands at least from an international perspective. It has a very good reputation in the US, where I have pursued the LLM and is by many nowadays viewed as the most prestigious law school in the Continent(i.e. excluding the UK).

If one does not make it into Leiden, then I guess Amsterdam comes next with Tilburg, Groningen and Utrecht being very good options as well.
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Gardash
That's simply not true anymore. Leiden only lives on its old reputation, being the oldest university in the Netherlands. Nowadays, in terms of researches and publications, Amsterdam is the leading law school in the Netherlands. Not to forget, the University of Amsterdam is the only (non-technical) University in the Netherlands that is in the top-50 of Best Universities in the World.
That's simply not true anymore. Leiden only lives on its old reputation, being the oldest university in the Netherlands. Nowadays, in terms of researches and publications, Amsterdam is the leading law school in the Netherlands. Not to forget, the University of Amsterdam is the only (non-technical) University in the Netherlands that is in the top-50 of Best Universities in the World.
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mdlaauda
I have been accpeted in both Erasmus and Amsterdam Universities. However i can not find any funding for amsterdam while i got a partial fee waiver at erasmus. I am planning to study commercial law. any advice?
I have been accpeted in both Erasmus and Amsterdam Universities. However i can not find any funding for amsterdam while i got a partial fee waiver at erasmus. I am planning to study commercial law. any advice?
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anettevs
Hello,

Congratulations on being awarded a (partial) waiver. I work for Erasmus School of Law and would like to refer you to our curriculum: http://www.frg.eur.nl/english/education/law_programmes/masterslevel/commercial_law/courses/ to see if our programme fits your needs (and we are of course situated in Rotterdam with the largest port in Europe/centre of international trade). Please also read the testimonial from one of our students: http://www.frg.eur.nl/english/education/law_programmes/masterslevel/commercial_law/testimonials/

Good luck in making your decision!

Kind regards,
Anette
Hello,

Congratulations on being awarded a (partial) waiver. I work for Erasmus School of Law and would like to refer you to our curriculum: http://www.frg.eur.nl/english/education/law_programmes/masterslevel/commercial_law/courses/ to see if our programme fits your needs (and we are of course situated in Rotterdam with the largest port in Europe/centre of international trade). Please also read the testimonial from one of our students: http://www.frg.eur.nl/english/education/law_programmes/masterslevel/commercial_law/testimonials/

Good luck in making your decision!

Kind regards,
Anette
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mdlaauda
Hey, am actually in the process of finalizing the remaining documents at erasmus.
Hey, am actually in the process of finalizing the remaining documents at erasmus.
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Gardash
Hey, am actually in the process of finalizing the remaining documents at erasmus.


Hey, just pm your email to me - and i'll give you more info if you want:)
<blockquote>Hey, am actually in the process of finalizing the remaining documents at erasmus. </blockquote>

Hey, just pm your email to me - and i'll give you more info if you want:)
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mdlaauda
have you attended their program? is is worth it? how is living in rotterdam?
have you attended their program? is is worth it? how is living in rotterdam?
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I`m going to Rotterdam in the end of August, can`t wait:) So excited!
I`m going to Rotterdam in the end of August, can`t wait:) So excited!
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