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Master of Legal Studies in European Business Law | MLS

Master of Legal Studies in European Business Law | WU Vienna

The bridge between law & business: understanding legal systems

You are dealing with legal matters on a daily basis and don't have a law degree? The Master of Legal Studies, which is taught in English, is targeted at you: it offers a part-time program for executives without a law degree who work in a wide range of industries and/or the service sector. The Master of Legal Studies provides you with the legal expertise that is required for executive success in the private, public and non-profit sectors in the European Union.

In the Master of Legal Studies in European Business Law you acquire all the skills you need to manage, communicate, and lead more effectively across the combined business, legal, and regulatory specialties. The program covers all areas of the law relevant for doing business in Europe. We do not focus on a particular national legal system. Rather, the program is designed to develop a better understanding of legal problems in all legal systems.

Graduate in Just 14 months with a Manageable Part-Time Schedule

The Master of Legal Studies (MLS) in European Business Law program is designed by professionals for professionals. Because they understand the challenges today’s executives face, the course has been structured so that students can complete it while taking as little time away from their job as possible.

Students earn their MLS in just 14 months, allowing them to continue to progress in their career while working to expand their knowledge and develop professionally in our MLS program.

During the program, you will specialize in the following topics:

  • Civil Law
  • Management
  • Tax Law
  • Commercial Law
  • European and Public Law
  • Leadership Skills

The structure of our Master of Legal Studies programs allows you to enhance you law, management and leadership skills through consecutive curriculum modules, each ensuring an efficient transfer of knowledge. Additionally, our state-of-the-art e-learning platform makes it easy for you to study while you work, applying what you learn along the way!

Learn from world-renowned professors & experts

WU’s faculty is made up of world-renowned professors and acclaimed industry executives. Lead by Prof. Georg Kodek, Judge at the Austrian Supreme Court and academic director, our lecturers are from WU, as well as partner universities and prominent international corporations. This means you’ll have access to a ton of lectures given by industry experts, and you’ll get their insights on a number of subjects including new scientific discoveries, the latest management tools and techniques, and much more.

Build an international network

Exchanging ideas with like-minded international peers will add immeasurable value to your experience at WU Executive Academy, as today’s businesses are becoming more and more global. You’ll also have the opportunity to build professional relationships with your peers, providing you with access to an international network throughout your career.

Excellent reputation  

The WU Executive Academy is part of the Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU)—Europe’s largest business university. With over 100 years of experience in providing executive education, various recognized accreditations including AACSB, EQUIS, and AMBA, and rankings in a range of business school and MBA lists, WU maintains its excellent reputation. That’s why so many career professionals and executives choose to pursue WU Executive Academy’s flexible executive education programs. 

Are you ready to take the next step towards enhancing your business career?

Fill out the form for more information about WU Executive Academy’s Executive Master of Legal Studies in European Business Law program!

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