Leuphana Universität Lüneburg - Professional School

Universitätsallee 1
21335 Lüneburg
Germany

www.leuphana.de

LL.M. in Competition and Regulation facts

  • Tuition 8,750

  • Duration 18 months

  • Class Size 25

  • Intakes April, October

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The Program

Competition and Regulation LL.M.

The Competition & Regulation LL.M. is a unique Graduate Program Degree that offers you legal specialization in the particular field of competition and regulation law. This program is a one time opportunity to get the qualifications that you need.

Competition law is an extremely complex area of law, which can be fully comprehended only in combination with studying economic principles. The graduate program seeks to introduce you to the complex problems of competition and regulation theories, approached from both a legal and an economic perspective.

Additional skills within the legal area of competition and regulation may increase the opportunities for graduates on the job market. These skills may be of particular interest for law firms, companies (e.g. as Compliance Officers) or agencies (e.g. the Federal Network Agency or the Federal Cartel Office).

The program is offered entirely in English. It is a Distance-Learning program with only three study weeks in Lüneburg.

Please visit our website for further information at www.leuphana.de/llm-competition or contact:
Christoph Kleineberg
Program Coordinator Competition and Regulation LL.M.
Leuphana Professional School
Universitätsallee 1
21335 Lüneburg
Phone +49.4131.677-1983
christoph.kleineberg@leuphana.de

 

Corporate and Business Law LL.M.

English information
The Master of Laws in Commercial Law will provide you with comprehensive knowledge of commercial and corporate law as well as in the interdisciplinary connections between law and business. You will learn to carry out your own economic analysis in these legal fields and to understand complex economic interrelations.

Professionals with a background in business law who wish to expand their knowledge of commercial and corporate law or who also want to earn certification as a lawyer specialized in commercial and corporate law will find that the Master of Laws Degree in Corporate and Business Law suits them perfectly. The LL.M. is offered in German language.

Please visit our website for further information at www.leuphana.de/llm-corporate-business or contact:
Sarah Roja Azimi
Program Coordinator Corporate and Business Law LL.M.
Leuphana Professional School
Wilschenbrucher Weg 69
21335 Lüneburg
Phone +49.4131.677-7916
azimi@leuphana.de

 

German Information
Immer mehr fordert der juristische Arbeitsmarkt übergreifende Weiterbildungsprofile auf Grund erhöhter Anforderungen durch steigende Komplexität, Internationalität und Interdisziplinarität in der Arbeitswelt. Somit erfordern rechtliche Problemstellungen immer mehr wirtschaftliches Know-how, welches im Masterstudiengang Corporate & Business Law vermittelt werden soll.

Der Corporate and Business Law LL.M. ist ein berufsbegleitender Master im Wirtschaftsrecht, der Ihnen umfassende Inhalte des Handels- und Gesellschaftsrechts sowie die interdisziplinäre Verknüpfung von Recht und Wirtschaft vermittelt. Sie werden so in die Lage versetzt, selbständig eine ökonomische Analyse dieser Rechtsgebiete durchzuführen und spezifische wirtschaftliche Zusammenhänge zu erkennen.

Professionals mit rechtswissenschaftlichem Hintergrund, die sich in den Bereichen des Handels- und Gesellschaftsrechts weiterbilden möchten oder den gleichnamigen Titel Fachanwalt oder Fachanwältin für Handels- und Gesellschaftsrecht erlangen wollen, sind im LL.M. genau richtig aufgehoben!

Ihre Vorteile:
- Berufsbegleitend zum Master of Laws (60 CP) in nur drei Semestern
- Nachweis der für den Fachanwalt für Handels- und Gesellschaftsrecht erforderlichen theoretischen Kenntnisse
- Qualifizierung für die Übernahme von Führungsverantwortung z.B. in Wirtschaftskanzleien und international agierenden Unternehmen
- Möglichkeit der Promotion nach Abschluss

 

Sustainability Law - Energy, Resources, Environment / Nachhaltigkeitsrecht - Energie, Ressourcen, Umwelt

English information
This Master of Laws in the field of sustainability law provides comprehensive knowledge not only of classical environmental law, but also of present-day sustainability law, essentially energy and resources law. An interdisciplinary connection between law and related subjects relevant to practitioners, such as ecology, economy and technology, prepares the graduates for the task of solving legal problems, using their knowledge of economics to conduct comprehensive analyses and assessments, thus providing them with the means to place complex environmental matters into a wider context to generate sound and practical solutions.

The continuing-education Degree Program in Sustainability Law - Energy, Resources, Environment LL.M. is aimed at university graduates of all ages, wishing to enhance their professional situation by a task-specific qualification in environmental law. You hold a degree in law, business law or economics or environmental sciences, economics, business studies or engineering with sufficient emphasis on law and have been employed in relevant practice for at least one year.

The Master's Degree in Sustainability Law is the perfect fit not only for lawyers but also for practitioners working for public authorities or enterprises, where knowledge related to environmental, energy, and resources protection law is necessary for success within a competitive world.

The LL.M. is offered in German language.

Please visit our website for further information at www.leuphana.de/llm-nachhaltigkeitsrecht or contact:
Marcus Steffens
Program Coordinator Environmental Law LL.M.
Leuphana Professional School
Universitätsallee 1
21335 Lüneburg
Phone +49.4131.677-1304
marcus.steffens@leuphana.de

 

German Information
Mit dem berufsbegleitenden Master of Laws Nachhaltigkeitsrecht - Energie, Ressourcen, Umwelt an der Leuphana Professional School erwerben Sie umfassende Qualifikationen auf dem Gebiet des Nachhaltigkeitsrechts und werden so auf die Herausforderungen vorbereitet, die sich in Zeiten von Energiewende und Ressourcenknappheit auf vielfältigen Ebenen ergeben. Das Studienprogramm vermittelt neben dem klassischen Umweltrecht schwerpunktmäßig das zukunftsorientierte Energie- und Ressourcenschutzrecht. Dabei werden die rechtlichen Kompetenzen in einem inter- und transdiziplinären Ansatz mit den praxisrelevanten benachbarten Disziplinen Umwelt- und Naturwissenschaften, Ökonomie und Technik verbunden.

Der LL.M. richtet sich an Berufstätige mit rechtswissenschaftlichem Hintergrund, die sich in den Bereichen von Umwelt-, Energie- und Ressourcenschutzrecht weiterbilden möchten und ihre berufliche Stellung durch eine gezielte Qualifizierung im Umweltrecht aufwerten wollen.

 

Tax Law LL.M.

English information
In the interdisciplinary and practice-oriented Master in Tax Law (LL.M.) students acquire extra-professional training in German tax law in only five semesters, and prepare for the German Chartered Fiscal Consultants' Examination (Steuerberaterexamen). The Master?s Degree enhances your existing legal or business and economics qualifications by adding deeper knowledge in tax law and related disciplines, such as accounting, corporate or inheritance law. This expertise will enable you to provide consultancy services in tax return, tax optimization, and fiscal litigation at national level with confidence. This interdisciplinary course enables you to link the legal content with a business perspective, which places you in the position to provide thorough analyses and assessments of legal issues by drawing upon your economics knowledge.

An important part of the Master's Degree in Tax Law is the intensive preparation to the written and oral examination for the German Chartered Fiscal Consultants' Examination (Steuerberaterexamen), which, thanks to the perfectly planned time table, can be taken immediately after completing the Master's degree.

The LL.M. is offered in German language.

Please visit our website for further information at www.leuphana.de/tax-law or contact:
Francine Uwera
Program Coordinator Tax Law LL.M.
Leuphana Professional School
Wilschenbrucher Weg 69
21335 Lüneburg
Phone +49.4131.677-7818
francine.uwera@leuphana.de

 

German Information
Der interdisziplinäre, praxisorientierte Master Tax Law - Steuerrecht (LL.M.) bildet Sie berufsbegleitend in nur fünf Semestern im nationalen Steuerrecht weiter und bereitet Sie zielgerichtet auf das Steuerberaterexamen vor. Sie bauen auf Ihre vorhandenen juristischen beziehungsweise wirtschaftswissenschaftlichen Qualifikationen auf und erweitern diese um vertiefte Kenntnisse im Steuerrecht und den benachbarten Disziplinen wie Bilanz-, Gesellschafts- oder Erbrecht. So werden Sie befähigt, die steuerliche Deklarations-, Gestaltungs- und Konfliktberatung auf der nationalen Ebene souverän zu erfüllen.

Ein wichtiger Bestandteil ist die intensive Vorbereitung auf das schriftliche und mündliche Steuerberaterexamen. Hier wenden Sie Ihr steuerrechtliches Wissen in rund 30 Probeklausuren an, die alle Prüfungsbereiche des Examens abdecken. Die anschließenden Lösungsbesprechungen bieten Ihnen die Chance, Ihre Kenntnisse weiter zu vertiefen. So sind Sie optimal auf das Examen vorbereitet, dass Sie durch die zeitliche Gestaltung des Studiums direkt im Anschluss an den Master absolvieren können.

The University

LL.M. programs at Leuphana University of Lüneburg

LL.M. programs at Leuphana University of Lüneburg

The course of studies offered at Leuphana University is based on a degree model that has received multiple awards and is the only one of its kind in Germany. There are four schools at Leuphana. Each organizes and provides guidance for special major programs that closely fit you and your needs.

At Leuphana Professional School, you combine career and continuing education as you lay the groundwork for future advancement in your career. The offerings encompass professional Bachelor's, Master's and MBA degrees (e.g. our LL.M. programs Competition & Regulation, Corporate & Business Law, Sustainability Law and Tax Law) as well as certificates and seminars on a high academic level for young professionals and students who already gained professional experience.

In a world of increasing legal specialization, it is advantageous for your career to become an expert in a particular field of law. The Leuphana Professional School offers specialized LL.M. programs, which you can study part-time while you continue working at your regular job without suffering any salary losses. All LL.M. programs offer an interdisciplinary approach by combining legal studies with economic studies and language skills. Furthermore, the cooperation with universities and companies abroad will provide you with legal skills far beyond the academic level.

Application Procedure

The Competition and Regulation LL.M. program starts two times a year:
- Start of the master's program in April = Application deadline February 15th
- Start of the master's program in October = Application deadline August 15th

The Corporate and Business Law LL.M. starts twice a year:
- Start of the master's program in April = Application deadline February 15th
- Start of the master's program in October = Application deadline August 15th

The Sustainability Law LL.M. starts one time a year:
- Start of the master's program in October = Application deadline August 15th

The Tax Law LL.M. starts one time a year:
- Start of the master's program in April = Application deadline January 31st

Financial Aid

For any questions about study costs and financial aid please contact Milena Müller (milena.mueller@leuphana.de, Fon +49.4131.677-2973).

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