Earn Your LLM in Germany

Master of Law & Business | Bucerius Law School

Have you studied law at undergraduate level and now you wish to earn your LLM degree?

Are you looking at LLM programs in Europe, perhaps in Germany in particular, because you wish to gain international experience?

Find out whether the Master of Law & Business (LLM/MLB) at Bucerius Law School in Germany is the right program for you!


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Sign up for an Online Info Session to gain a general overview of the Master of Law and Business Program (LLM/MLB).

In the Online Info Session you will learn about:

  • Bucerius Law School
  • living in Hamburg and Germany
  • the LLM's academic approach and curriculum
  • career prospects
  • fees and financial aid
  • application and admission procedure
  • student services and support


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    ✪ Highlights

    • An LLM-degree from one of Germany's leading law schools
    • International classroom with young professionals from up to 30 countries
    • Individual supervision by experience lecturers from academia and practice
    • Practice-oriented curriculum incl. a 8-week internship in a German company or law firm
    • Beautiful campus in Central Hamburg
    • Full & partial scholarships
    • High service-level from program support staff
    • Optional German-language courses

    5 Reasons to get your LLM in Germany

    Are you an aspiring international student with a passion for law and a desire to advance your legal career? Look no further than Germany, a nation known for its world-class education and thriving legal sector. Studying law in Germany offers numerous advantages, making it a top destination for aspiring lawyers from all around the globe.

    1. Quality Education:

    Germany is renowned for its high-quality education system. The country boasts some of the world's leading law schools, offering a diverse range of programs taught in English. You'll have the opportunity to learn from esteemed professors and engage in rigorous academic pursuits, all while immersing yourself in a rich legal tradition.

    2. Multicultural Environment:

    Germany is a melting pot of cultures, making it a welcoming and inclusive environment for international students. You'll have the chance to interact with peers from diverse backgrounds, enriching your global perspective and fostering lifelong friendships. This is especially true for the Bucerius Master of Law and Business Program, which usually hosts students from well over 30 different countries each year.

    3. Strong Job Prospects:

    Upon graduation, international graduates in Germany are well-positioned for a successful career - either in Germany or in their home country. German LLM degrees are recognized and respected internationally. The nation's robust legal sector offers a myriad of opportunities in law firms, corporations, and government agencies, making it an ideal launchpad for your legal career. Moreover, Germany's strong economy ensures stability and growth in the job market.

    4. Language Skills:

    While studying law in Germany, you'll gain proficiency in German, a valuable asset in the legal field. Bilingual or multilingual lawyers are highly sought after, and this skill will significantly enhance your employability worldwide. During the Bucerius Master of Law and Business Program you will have the opportunity to enroll in German language classes or even - if your language skills allow - participate in the classes of the German legal studies program.

    5. European and Global Access:

    Germany's central location in Europe provides easy access to various European legal systems and institutions, making it an excellent springboard for a global legal career. This is particularly true for Hamburg, which is an excellent vantage point to explore the rest of Europe due to its large airport and frequent train connections to other big European cities.

    If you're a dedicated international student aspiring to study law and embark on a successful legal career, Germany offers an outstanding education, cultural experience, and promising job prospects. Join our vibrant legal community and unlock your potential in one of Europe's most dynamic and prosperous nations. Start your legal journey in Germany today!

    Master of Law and Business: Silvana

    Striving for excellence

    "I chose Bucerius Law School because I was striving for excellence. I especially like the practical approach of the Master of Law and Business and the internship opportunity, because it allows me to apply what I have learned and to experience how German companies and law firms work. "
    Silvana, Colombia

    Looking beyond red flags

    "Lawyers are generally trained to look at red flags in everything. Now I can confidently say that, being a lawyer, I can sit in a room full of business-minded people and talk to them. I can understand their needs."
    Vivekanand, India

    About the Master of Law & Business

    Attracting brilliant young professionals from around the globe

    The Bucerius Master of Law and Business (MLB/LL.M.) is a one-year program which prepares young professionals for international careers in which an understanding of both legal and business concepts as well as intercultural skills are essential. Its goal is to build bridges – between disciplines and across cultures.

    The program is offered in cooperation by two of the leading private universities in Germany: Bucerius Law School and WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management.

    The program takes place on the campus of Bucerius Law School in Hamburg.

    The business course content of the modules is expertly selected from a typical MBA. Many classes are delivered by flying faculty joining us on campus from WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management or other experts in business studies.

    Interdisciplinary approach is key

    "Our students benefit from a diverse classroom in which professionals from different academic as well as cultural backgrounds come together with a common goal: to make the most of their year here at Bucerius Law School. With the Bucerius Business Scholarship we aim to attract even more excellent students, particularly from the field of business."
    Prof. Christopher Bisping, Dean of the Master of Law & Business

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