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European Union Law and Global Challenges

Tuition fee €1,500 per semester
Application fee €100 one-time
Registration fee €100 one-time

Baltic Center Registration Fee Includes:
– Consultations for selection of HEI
– Migration & visa consultation
– Registration in the Baltic Center database
HEI admission documents’ check
– General testing for all Baltic Center HEIs – Admission Examination
– Student’s admission to HEI, maximum 3 registrations per one fee.
& In case of HEI change at the request of a student, after the admission letter receiving from HEI, a transfer to another HEI is for an extra cost.
– Documents’ arrangement for the payments to HEI
– Bonus – on the written application of a student, preparation and transfer of the invitation for the embassy.
& The period of preparation from week to two months

Overview

Double Degree
In this Program students will study one semester at a Ukrainian university, second semester at KSU, and in third semester with an optional thesis at a Ukrainian university or KSU. After completing studies, double diploma will be awarded – Master of Law (Kazimieras Simonavičius University, Lithuania) and Master of Law (Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Ukraine).

About the Programme
Where do we need more and where less Europe? What can Europe contribute to global, sustainable and socially just development? These and other questions are covered master in European and global challenges program. Students learn methodological skills and apply these to practical situations.

The program encourages students to develop a shared understanding of the complex interactions taking place within the European economy and European society. The program provides insights into the discipline of European law and also takes into account economic and sociological point of view by focusing on the interdependencies between economic trade, legal frameworks, and the social consequences for European states as well as cross-border societal development within the European Union and its neighbors. One special feature of the program is the research project in the third semester. Students are given the opportunity to work in research groups attached to faculty chairs or at an associated research facility and develop their own research proposals in the various colloquia on offer.

The Master program in European law and Global Studies is designed to produce graduates in specialized subjects at a level sufficient to take up management positions in the fields of scientific of legal and political consultation and social organisations, trade unions, industrial enterprises, international organizations and organizations active in Europe and worldwide, as well as in management pyramid and transnational institutions.

The Master program in European law and Global Studies uses the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS) and, according to the ECTS, students should complete a total of 90 credits. Of this total 60 credits will be completed during the two semesters of the course and 30 credits will be gained through a master’s thesis over a period of 6 months.

Students who want to follow academic careers will be able to apply to PhD program in universities in the European Union and worldwide.

Programme structure

Study subjects
European and international protection of human rights
European Union Law
Legal aspects of Europe’s Integration into the Global Economy
External relations of the EU
Legal reasoning in the EU law
International and European legal framework for migration and asylum
International and European social security law
Internal market and EU citizenship law
Law of competition in the EU
Legal research methods
Legal project group – case study

Career opportunities

After graduation you will be able to:

Understand the close interactions between individual areas of regulation in a multi-level legal environment;
Critically evaluate the perspectives of the development of EU law, identify problems, investigate and analyze them;
Evaluate and analyze, on the basis of scientific methods, the regulation of individual EU internal policies;
Integrate the knowledge of multilevel legal regulation into a unified whole and make integrated decisions.

Career prospects

Upon completion of this program students will be able to become lawyers in public sector institutions of Lithuania or European Union, legal services companies operating in Lithuania or in Belgium, business, scientific and civic, international, public organizations, both at national and European level.

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
Application deadline
Jun 30, 2020 23:59
Europe/Riga time

Autumn Intake

Studies commence
Sep 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
Application deadline
Jun 30, 2020 23:59
Europe/Riga time

Autumn Intake

Studies commence
Sep 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States