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Master's Degree Programme in Law and Information Society, MLaw

University of Turku, Finland

University of Turku

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The award How you will study Study duration Course start Domestic course fees International course fees
MLawFull-time2 yearsSeptemberfind outEUR 10000 per year

About Master's Degree Programme in Law and Information Society, MLaw - at University of Turku

Become an expert in the law of the information society and understand the legal challenges of digitalisation!

The Master’s Degree Programme in Law and Information Society provides essential insights, capabilities and intellectual tools for analysing legal problems of the information society. This programme is taught at the University of Turku in Finland. 

The Programme offers its students a unique combination of private and public law and interdisciplinary perspectives. Skills in legal analysis, critical thinking, research and writing is what distinguishes excellent lawyers and legal scholars.

Our interactive study methods are based on the latest pedagogical research and courses are taught in small groups of selected students. The Programme creates a solid basis for doctoral training in law. It also provides you with the expertise necessary for a successful career at law firms and corporations, governments and international organisations, as well as at universities and research institutions.

As a Master of International and Comparative Law, you can work in following positions:

  • a legal counsel in a tech company
  • an expert in an international organization
  • a data protection officer in an insurance agency

Notes about fees for this course

Free for citizens of EU/EEA countries or Switzerland. For citizens of non-EU/EEA countries €10,000/academic year.

Read more about the tuition fees and scholarships at the University of Turku here here. 

Entry requirements

General Requirement

You are an eligible applicant for Master’s-level studies if

  • you have a nationally recognized first cycle degree – normally a Bachelor’s degree – from an accredited institution of higher education,
  • your degree corresponds to at least 180 ECTS (European credits) or to three years of full-time study,
  • your degree is in a relevant field for the Master’s degree programme that you’re applying to. Please check the programme page for detailed degree requirements.

Language Requirements

Applicants must have excellent English language skills and a certificate that proves those skills. You can indicate your language skills by taking one of the internationally recognized English language tests. 

Applicants must reach the minimum required test results to be considered eligible to the University of Turku. No exceptions will be made. Read more about the language requirements here.

Check the programme website for more information.

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