Studying Law in Leiden

Studying Law in Leiden means studying at one of the world’s leading law schools that provides aspiring law students with the opportunity to choose from and excel in a broad range of law disciplines. Apart from its high academic rankings our school is also rated highly for its superb teaching and library facilities.

Why Leiden Law School?

Whether you are looking for an exchange programme, an LL.M. programme or and Advanced Studies Programme (LL.M.), Leiden Law School has the right programme for you! Leiden Law School is situated in a cozy town, centrally located in the Netherlands (easy access to The Hague, Amsterdam, Schiphol and the beach).

Characteristics of Leiden Law School's LL.M. programmes:

  • Close ties with professional field

  • Many different nationalities and therefore legal perspectives together in classroom

  • Close ties with The Hague – City of Peace and Justice

  • Personal approach

  • Field visits to important European institutions 

  • interactive education


Office for International Education

Our Office for International Education provides advice and support for all international programmes of Leiden Law School. Whether you are a student that would like to go come to Leiden on an exchange or do an (Advanced) LL.M. programme: we are your connection!

Last Modified: 29-07-2013