Interested by Study International and Economic Law in France?

Discover Master in International and European Law and Master in International Economic Law at Université Toulouse 1 Capitole

The first-year* of the master’s degree programme in « International and European Law » is a French national degree, taught in English, fully recognized in Europe and complying with the Bologna process.

The MIEL aims at giving students a thorough knowledge of the private and public aspects of international and European legal issues.

The programme offers a comparative perspective, focuses on methodology with a view to provide the students with the tools needed for them to hold positions as lawyers in an international and European context.
A study trip to Brussels will be organised in the frame of this programme. The students will have the opportunity to discover the European Institutions.

* In the French system, the master programme is divided into two years: Master 1 (first-year of Master) and Master 2 (second-year of Master).

At the end of the diploma, students who pass the exams, acquire 60 ECTS credits and are especially entitled to apply for the second year of the Master’s degree in France.

In particular, the MIEL gives the opportunity to apply for the second year of one of the Master’s degree programs taught in English (or both in English or French) at Toulouse 1 Capitole University, in the following areas of study:

• Comparative International Law,
• International Business Law,
• International Economic Law,
• Private International Law.

Program: http://esl.ut-capitole.fr/master-m1-mention-droit-international-et-droit-europeen-parcours-type-international-and-european-law-miel–310705.kjsp?RH=1404808455894

The Master’s degree (M2*) in International Economic Law (MINTEC) aims at giving students a thorough knowledge of international economic legal issues.

The programme focuses mainly on the study of the World Trade Organisation, of the European Union in an economic perspective and of international economic development. The MINTEC also aims at providing students with some basic knowledge of international law, contracts and markets regulations. The syllabus also aims at giving international students the basics in French legal methodology and in French as a foreign language.
A study trip to Brussels will be organised in the frame of this programme. The students will have the opportunity to discover the European Institutions.
The MINTEC is composed of two semesters of mandatory courses.

Two tracks are available:  the Research track and the Professional track.

  • Students opting for the Research track must write a dissertation. When the programme is successfully completed, students who have chosen this track may apply for a PhD.
  • Students opting for the Professional track must do an internship (minimum 3 months) and write a report.

According to the French grading system, the master’s degree is a national diploma recognised in the European Union countries and which is equivalent to a Legum Magister (LL.M.).

* In the French system, the master program is divided into two years : Master 1 (first-year of Master) and Master 2 (second-year of Master). It is possible to apply either for Master 1 or Master 2.
Dual degree Master 2/LLM with Stetson University (Florida) 

This program mainly deals with international economic law and international law. The student will spend the entire academic year at Stetson University College of Law.

At Stetson University College of Law, the student must complete all the require courses to get the International Law LL.M.. As for the elective courses, they must be chosen with the consent of the University of Toulouse. All the exam modalities at Stetson University College of Law are handled by the host university. More information about the curriculum.

To get the Master 2 International and Economic Law, the student must either write and defend a master’s thesis or write a internship report. This internship must be 2 months (or 308 hours) long.

Admission: Only a few students will be admitted for this dual degree program.
The application form may be retrieved from this page, on the right. Applications are now open until February 1st.
A 80 TOEFL IBT or 6.0 IELTS score or equivalent is required.

Targeted public:
A three-year degree in law is required, equivalent to 180 ECTS (European credits) i.e. Bachelor’s degree, Licence or equivalent.
Other qualifications and area of study may be considered by the Admission Committee.
Students must have an adequate command of the English language to enrol. An applicant’s English proficiency level may be demonstrated by means of score reports of recognized exams, tests or certificates (equivalent to C1 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) or by any relevant means (study and life experience in a program taught in English…).

Selection criteria
The admission committee will assess your application based on academic results, English proficiency, personal experiences (international and/or professional) and motivation.The application period will be open from April 2nd to May 14th 2019. The procedure will be specified at a later stage.

According to your country of residence, you may have to comply with additional procedures. Please get in touch with the Campus France office in your home country or check at: www.campusfrance.org.

Registration fees: for information purposes only, 2018/19 tuition fees were 3,000 €. This remains to be determined for 2019/20.