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Public International Law - Leiden University

Public International Law (LLM)

Career prospects

The Public International Law Master’s programme offered at LeidenUniversity will provide you with a broad academic training.

You will gain the knowledge and skills necessary to pursue a career within:

  • your national legal system;
  • international law departments of national institutions;
  • international governmental or non-governmental organisations;
  • internationally operating business enterprises;
  • academia.

Academic skills and attitude

After a successful completion of this Master, the student:

  • is able to write high quality papers on the theoretical aspects of complex legal issues;
  • is able to present and defend his findings, and to critically appraise the findings of other students;
  • is able to moderate a legal debate on particular issues.