European Union law, European Union politics and policy, Legal studies

In co-operation between CEU and the Total Law™team


Course date

2 July - 14 July, 2012
30 May, 2012
Applications are considered on a rolling basis.
27 March, 2015

Target group

The program, which combines effectively academic expertise and practioners’ insights, brings together participants from all over the world and with diverse academic backgrounds. It is aimed at advanced students (students in the final year of their undergraduate studies or post-graduate students), academics and professionals in the fields of law or relevant disciplines who are seeking further credentials in European Union law. It should be particularly appealing to civil servants and staff of international organizations (including EU institutions) and NGOs dealing with EU law and policies, and those pursuing such careers. 


To be admitted on the course, applicants must hold a university degree in a relevant discipline (i.e. law, EU affairs, European studies, public policy, administration, governance, diplomacy, international relations, political sciences, sociology, etc.), or be being near completion of one.

They must also provide evidence of basic knowledge and/or expertise in EU affairs and strong interests in issues of European integration, governance and policies. An academic legal background is not required, but applicants must be able and willing to engage with EU legal materials, issues and methods.
The minimum enrollment required for the course is 20 participants. The final deadline by which the course will be confirmed is May 31, 2012.

Language requirement

The language of instruction is English, thus all applicants have to demonstrate a strong command of spoken and written English to be able to participate actively in discussions at seminars and workshops. Some of the shortlisted applicants may be contacted for a telephone interview.