The applicants must be able to attend and dedicate one year to the programme as a full-time student. It is also mandatory for all the students to have an outstanding knowledge of the English language, as it is the official language of the programme and therefore all the lectures are given in English.
the Master includes a unique training trip to New York, in which students will have the opportunity to study American Law at the Columbia University campus.
Thinking globally is the aim of the Master in International Law: globalization and economic crisis are transforming the practice of law which is becoming more international. Nowadays, even family business are likely to face complex issues involving employment and immigration law, international trade issues and sophisticated tax and health law regulations. Thus, the programme is designed to appeal to both local and foreign students who wish to obtain a specialist qualification in international law, international relations and foreign trade.
The knowledge of international law is important to graduates for different reasons. Public international law has taken into account the effects of globalization and the necessity of protecting general and common international interests. It is also a reality the importance of the international community and, in consequence, of the international relations and the foreign trade. The Master in International Law wants to reflect this broader perspective.
In order to work as a lawyer with enough guarantees, it is necessary to acquire practice knowledge and the correct application of it. This learning mechanism can only be acquired in the centres which are in actual contact with the leading local and international law firms.
With this simple but at the same time innovative principles, ISDE launches the Master in International Law, International Relations and Foreign Trade.