Programme structure

droi2m  2019-2020  Louvain-la-Neuve

The student constructs his programme to include four main coherent sections: core courses (43 credits), a dissertation (and supporting seminar: 17 credits), a focus (30 credits)and two optional courses (2 x 15 credits).

The programme of the first year of the Master is made up of:

  • Courses and practical exercises from the core courses (spread out across the year) ;
  • the supporting seminar for the dissertation (2nd semester) ;
  • one optional course, from the fifteen which are available (2nd semester).

The programme of the 2nd year of the Master is made up of:

  • a selected focus, from the eight  focuses available, either at UCL, at KUL or abroad (1st semester) ;
  • the dissertation (spread out across the year) ;
  • a selected optional course, from the fifteen optional courses available — or optional courses in other focuses— or courses taken abroad at a partner university (Erasmus) (2nd semester).

For a programme-type, and regardless of the focus, options/or elective courses selected, this master will carry a minimum of 120 credits divided over two annual units, corresponding to 60 credits each.

> Tronc commun du master en droit


> Professional Focus : Civil and Penal Law
> Professional Focus : Company Law
> Professional Focus : European Law
> Professional Focus : State and Europe
> Professional Focus : Transnational, Comparative and Foreign Law
> Professional Focus
> Professional Focus
> Professional Focus

Options courses

> Option : Accidents et responsabilité
> Option : Assurances
> Option : Banque et finance
> Option : Commerce international
> Option : Contrats et biens
> Option : Environnement, urbanisme et cadre de vie
> Option : Droit de la famille
> Option : Droit fiscal
> Option : Droits de l'Homme - Human Rights
> Intellectual property and digital law
> Option : Droit pénal international, européen et comparé
> Option : Droit de la santé
> Option : Droit social
> Option : Théorie du droit
> Option : Droit international public
> Private litigation in a global setting
> Option : Formation interdisciplinaire en création d'entreprise (CPME)

Special programs

> Double parcours Droit-Gestion : pour les Bacheliers en Droit
> Double parcours Gestion-Droit : pour les Bacheliers en Gestion