Taught course (will run subject to approval)

Air and Space Law (Advanced Studies)

Leiden University · Law

Entry requirements

Course specific entry requriements are available at http://en.mastersinleiden.nl/programmes/air-and-space-law/en/introduction

Months of entry

September, February

Course content

Air and Space Law is an intensive one-year Advanced Master’s at the internationally acclaimed Leiden Law School of Leiden University. This unique programme offers a combination of public air law, private air law and space law, both from an international and a European perspective.

Professional applications

The Leiden Air and Space Law programme is unique. Our teaching and research has a clearly defined European dimension and is in line with the highest academic standards. At the same time, the programme focuses on professional applications, particularly through its internship requirements.

The International Institute of Air and Space Law (IIASL), which houses this advanced master’s specialisation, is one of the leading international academic research and teaching institutes in this field. The Institute maintains close relations with national and international organisations and institutions worldwide and enjoys the guidance of a prestigious International Advisory Board.

For who?

This programme is specifically designed for:

  • law gradudates wishing to pursue a challenging advanced master’s study at postgraduate level, possibly followed by a PhD position;
  • legal practitioners in internationally operating law firms, private companies (e.g. airlines, aircraft parts manufacturers), civil aviation authorities, telecommunications authorities, international and regional organisations and representatives from governments wishing to specialise in the area of air and space law.

Fees and funding

UK students
€ 15,750 (2017-2018)
International students
€ 15,750 (2017-2018)

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

International Studyline Team