Located just half an hour from Brussels, the de facto capital of the European Union, is one of Europe’s best kept secrets in legal education. Leading lawyers from all over the globe know it as a law school with a high-quality curriculum, affordable fees and an unrivalled setting in the heart of the EU.
Nestled among charming cobbled streets and cosy canals, Ghent University Law School , established in 1817, is well suited to its central location. Classes and lectures may take place in majestic buildings from the 17 th and 19 th centuries, but there’s nothing outdated about the teaching or facilities here, at one of Belgium’s most respected universities.
With Ghent University being one of the top 100 on the globe, it wasn’t hard for Viacheslav Semenko (LLM alumnus of 2018 from Ukraine) to turn down his offers from two other major law schools. In his time as an LLM-candidate in International Business Law, he found that Ghent Law School offered an “excellent opportunity in the heart of Europe for an affordable price”.
The LLM in International Business Law is the School’s flagship programme. Perfect for students aiming for a global, business-oriented career, this advanced degree combines the expertise of the renowned Financial Law Institute with experienced practitioners in areas like M&A, Intellectual Property and Arbitration. Whether you’re from the EU or beyond, this LLM will provide the in-depth knowledge and skills needed to take your career to the next level.
As Viacheslav can attest: “Gent University is a huge public educational centre, which means that everything starting from study programmes to housing are thought out to the last detail.
“Furthermore, its challenging courses on European Company Law and Corporate Governance, Contract Law and EU Mergers and Acquisitions are particularly beneficial to my career,” he explained. Ghent University Law School A flexible, innovative LLM
Presenting the broadest spectrum of options available for students is the LLM in International and European Law . Students on this programme can tailor their education to their personal and career goals by handpicking courses from a wealth of topics of European or international relevance.
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