Taught course

Law and Digital Technologies

Institution
Leiden University · Law
Qualifications
LLM

Entry requirements

In order to be considered for the Law and Digital Technologies advanced master’s programme, you should have:

  • a full degree in Law offering access to legal practice in the country where it was obtained, or an equivalent degree from a recognised University/Law School
  • evidence of excellent academic performance, illustrated by way of an academic transcript
  • sufficient academic background in the area of law and digital technologies

Months of entry

September

Course content

The Law and Digital Technologies Advanced Studies programme aims to cultivate diverse expertise on law and governance of the internet and digital technologies. Coursework will focus on regulatory theory (internet governance and techno-regulation) as well as national and international law (hard law, soft law and case law). You will take part in additional relevant projects, such as negotiating IT contracts and a cybercrime experiment. The programme is completed by writing a final thesis.

Qualification and course duration

LLM

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Programme Coordinator
Email
lawanddigitaltechnologies@law.leidenuniv.nl
Phone
+31 (0)71 527 8516