Maastricht University - Faculty of Law

Programme bei

Maastricht University - Faculty of Law


  • Comparative Law
  • Competition & Regulation Law
  • Criminal Law
  • European Law
  • Human Rights Law
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • International Economic Law
  • International Law
  • Tax Law


International partnership networks
We are members of three university partnership networks: the Worldwide University Network (WUN), the Young European Research Universities (YERUN) and the Young Universities for the Future of Europe (YUFE). These networks act as:

  • platforms for joint research and knowledge exchange
  • student and staff mobility and exchange
  • quality international partner universities for research collaborations

Semester break

Maastricht University, Faculty of Law works (per academic year) with 4 courses periods of 8 weeks and 2 courses periods of 4 weeks (January and June).

Student Profile

The Faculty of Law is interested in attracting students that:

  • are fascinated by the national and international worlds of law and legislation 
  • are internationally oriented and would like to be involved in international legal services
  • are critical: you don’t simply accept what you're told, but have a mind of your own.

Graduates may consider careers in the following areas: 

  • international business
  • national governments
  • European institutions
  • policy developments
  • private practice
  • academia