Sol Iustitiae Illustra Nos:
Sun of righteousness, shine upon us
(motto of Utrecht University)

Research

The Utrecht University School of Law conducts top-ranking research in all important legal fields: private law, criminal law, constitutional and administrative law and international law. Our researchers collaborate intensively with foreign partners, especially in the field of European and comparative law. We are also involved in commissioned research and consultancy

Education

Our educational programme is based on academic research conducted within the faculty of Law, Economics and Governance. We train students as highly qualified, internationally-oriented lawyers on the basis of modern didactical principles. 

The School of Law offers several English-language Master’s programmes. We have an extensive international student exchange programme. Furthermore our department offers training programmes for professionals.

Staff and departments of the School of Law

News

12 April 2018
The Law, Economics and Governance International Talent Scholarships offer a number of highly talented prospective students the opportunity to pursue a degree.
Katharine Fortin
11 April 2018
An annual prize by the American Society of International Law’s Lieber Society for outstanding scholarship in the field of the law of armed conflict.
3 April 2018
Team of Utrecht University wins the international moot court that is organised every year by Leiden University.
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Events

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Jun
1 June 2018 14:30 - 16:00
Wouter de Zanger (law departement) defends his PhD thesis.
5
Jun
5 June 2018 10:30 - 12:00
Natalie Dobson (law departement) defends her dissertation.
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