Law & Finance (Advanced LL.M.)
An important component of this master consists of extracurricular activities.
During this programme, you will have the opportunity to participate in a number of extracurricular activities that will enhance your studies, such as:
- A guided group tour is organised for Law & Finance students to the EURONEXT Amsterdam Exchange Experience to learn about the world oldest stock exchange as well as modern exchange trading as we know it today. During the tour, there will be several interactive parts to try out how the stock exchange works in a realistic trading simulation.
- A visit to one of the two Dutch financial Supervisory Authorities (Dutch Central Bank or Authority for the Financial Markets) is organized for Law & Finance students to discuss current topics in financial supervision.
- The Hazelhoff Centre for Financial Law organises a guest lecture series, which are open to all master students: the Hazelhoff Guest Lectures. In these guest lectures, eminent speakers from the financial field discuss timely issues of financial law. The Hazelhoff Guest Lectures are organised regularly throughout the year.
- In addition students may participate in a negotiation game organized by the Hazelhoff Centre for Financial Law. This game will simulate a negotiation of a financial transaction and is facilitated by lawyers, who work on such transactions in their daily practice. By participating in such game, students can practice with situations and arguments which they are likely to experience in their professional career.
Leiden Leadership Programme
Do you like a personal challenge in leadership? Then join the Leiden Leadership Programme. In this one-year programme, you work on developing your personal leadership skills through an assessment, training, seminars and a practice assignment in an organisation. You discover and develop your qualities in the context of an organisation. The goal is to learn how to work intensively with other professionals and learn how to use their qualities. With the Leiden Leadership Programme, a Dutch-based honours programme, you will be able to follow 20 EC next to your Leiden, The Hague or Delft master's programme.
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International Leiden Leadership Programme
Curious about your personal leadership style? The International Leiden Leadership Programme is a 5 EC honours programme for master’s students looking to understand leadership, train and develop their leadership skills and acquire an insight into their personal strengths and weaknesses. Thanks to its small-scale approach and supportive tutor-mentor system, you’ll be working on your development on a very personal level. During this interdisciplinary programme you will attend seminars and skills-training sessions, which will give you more insight into the effect that your behaviour has on others. The programme involves the creation of a Personal Leadership Roadmap, a five-year plan for reaching and developing your own leadership style.
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