Applications Still Open For These LL.M. Programs Beginning Fall 2017

Programs from law schools in Europe, the UK and a few in the US still accepting applications

If you're looking to start an LL.M. this fall and haven't completed all your applications just yet, you're not totally out of luck.

A number of schools in the UK and Europe, as well as a small handful in the US, are still accepting applications.

Here we list a number of schools in the UK, US, France, Germany, Spain and cross Europe where you can still submit your LL.M. application in time to begin this fall.

Please always double-check the law school's website to confirm final deadlines.


Boston University School of Law

  • Domestic applicants: July 31

American University - Washington College of Law

  • Domestic Students - July 1

Loyola University Chicago

  • Fall enrolment deadline: July 1
  • Online LL.M. deadline: August 1

New York Law School (NYLS)

  • Rolling admissions. Priority deadlines: August 1

Loyola Law School, Los Angeles

  • Fall enrollment deadline for US citizens, permanent residents and applicants with F-1 visas: August 1

University of Oregon School of Law

  • Fall enrollment deadline for domestic students, transfer students, and students who have an F-1 visa: July 31

UK and Ireland

Queen Mary

  • July 31


  • July 25


  • July 21 (international)
  • August 25 (EU/UK)


  • July 29


  • July 1


  • June 15 for international applicants
  • August 15 for EU applicants.


  • July 31


  • July 31 (international)
  • No formal deadline (EU/UK)


  • July 31 (international)


  • July 24 (latest)

UCD Dublin

  • July 31


  • LL.M.: June 30 (international)
  • July 31 (UK/EU)


  • August 31

Queen's Belfast

  • Up to end of August



University of Vienna (European and International Business Law Program)

  • August 31


Ghent University

  • Deadline: Early July


University of Liège - Liege Competition and Innovation Institute

  • Applications are accepted on a rolling basis until program start in mid-September

Queen Mary (QMUL) - Paris

  • July 7

Sorbonne University International

  • Deadline: September for an October start

Paris I – Sorbonne

  • Deadline: September 20


ILF Institute for Law and Finance at Frankfurt University

  • Applicants from Germany: August 15
  • Applicants from all EU/EEA countries, Australia, Canada, USA, Japan, Israel, South Korea and New Zealand: July 31
  • All other nationalities: June 30

Munich University

  • Application deadline: July 15

Europa-Institut - Universität des Saarlandes

  • Deadline: September

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (HU Berlin)

  • Application deadline: September 11

The Netherlands

Erasmus School of Law

  • Deadline, LL.M., international students: July 1
  • Deadline, LL.M., EU students: August 1
  • Deadline, LL.M., Dutch students: August 15


Lisbon Católica

  • Rolling application deadlines, program starts in September


IE Law School

  • Rolling deadlines


  • Rolling deadlines

ESADE Law School

  • Rolling deadlines

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