Master of Law and Business (LL.M./MLB)

The English-taught Master of Law and Business program prepares young professionals for international careers in which an understanding of both legal and business concepts as well as intercultural skills are essential.

The interdisciplinary approach of the program brings lawyers and business professionals from all over the world together in one classroom. It thereby creates a unique learning environment which stimulates knowledge transfer and inspires the exchange of perspectives between disciplines and across cultures.

Exploring a company's lifecycle

The curriculum of the Bucerius Master of Law and Business is oriented along a single major theme – the founding and development of an enterprise.

The company lifecycle perfectly illustrates the relationship between legal and business issues. By using it as its structural backbone, the curriculum creates synergies among the various modules.

Degree Options: LL.M. or MLB

The one-year graduate program leads to either a Master of Laws (LL.M.) or Master of Law and Business (MLB).

MLB students at graduation

Students may specialize through the elective modules, the focus of the internship, and the topic of the Master's thesis. Depending on the specialization, students will be awarded either an LL.M. or an MLB degree.

Graduate Stories

The interdisciplinary nature of the program opens up many possibilities – be it a career step or a career change.

MLB alumni come from all over the world

Equipped with international experience, intercultural competences and a strong professional network, they are well-prepared for today's challenging job market. Find out where they ended up after grduation!



Bucerius Law School in Colombia

Meet Student Advisor Inga of the Bucerius Master of Law and Business program at the Europosgrados Fairs in Medellín and Bogotá this November.

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12/02/2015 | 18:30

After Work Info-Session: Master of Law and Business

Introductory presentation with the chance to meet staff, students and alumni. Register now!

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Newsletter for Prospective Students

Get insider information on the application process, news about campus life, graduate stories and reminders for important deadlines.



Money Matters in Germany – An Overview

Student Advisor and Admissions Officer Inga Diercks on what you need to know about banking and money matters before and during your studies.

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Master of Law and Business - Application Start for 2016

It is now possible to submit your application for the MLB program starting in September 2016. Apply now through the online application form.

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Graduate Interview: Friederike Exter, Master of Law and Business, Class of 2013

Just a few months after receiving her degree, MLB graduate Friederike took over her father's company. How did that go? What else has she been up to?

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