What will I learn?

Globalization and regional integration make a good knowledge of international business law indispensable within the international corporate world.

Why study this programme in Groningen?

This programme offers a strong basis in international business law. All aspects of business law are discussed, including Corporate Social Responsibility.

Job prospects

The programme is designed to equip its graduates for a legal career within internationally operating enterprises, law firms, and/or governmental and intergovernmental institutions.

Which department am I in?

Faculty of Law

Study options

Full Time (12 Months)

Tuition fees
€15,000.00 (US$ 16,643) per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Application deadline

1 May 2020

More details

Start date

1 September 2020


University of Groningen


9700, Netherlands

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Other English Language Requirements: ERK level B2 (preferably C1).

For international students

LLB or equivalent with transcripts and diplomas, students should have an equivalent minimum GPA (Grade Point Average) of 7/10 (Dutch grading scale).

Basic knowledge of private law, including business and labour Law and elementary knowledge of European Law and public international law

If you are not a native speaker of English, you will need to provide proof of English language proficiency:

TOEFL: 100 (all sections need to be at least 21; the writing section needs to be at least 23)

IELTS: 7.0 (all sections need to be at least 6.0; the writing section needs to be at least 6.5)

Cambridge C2 Proficiency (CPE, Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English);

Cambridge C1 Advanced (CAE, Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English)


About this uni

The University of Groningen is a top 100 university with students from over 120 countries.

  • Ranked 79th in THE World University Rankings
  • Offers 45 world-class bachelor’s programmes
  • Provides 160 highly-ranked master’s programmes
  • Groningen is chosen as one of the happiest cities in Europe