MASTER IN INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS LAW
Language(s) of instruction: English
Length of study: 2 years, full time
Partner: Sorbonne Université Abu Dhabi
Course Location: Sorbonne Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Degrees awarded: Master in International Business Law
Entry Requirements: A bachelor in the relevant field of study
Language pre-requisites: Good level in English (TOEFL score of 550, 213 CBT, 79-80 iBT or an IELTS score of 6.0 valid for at least two years)
The first year of the curriculum focuses on the integral aspects of business law including corporate law, international tax law, banking law, intellectual property, international trade law and the European market. The second year focuses on the interplay of economic, financial and social forces. Students will gain insight into international business practice including arbitration, contracts, finance, commercial law and legal business English. Students will master legal reasoning and hone their ability to sustain a debate as well as refine public speaking skills, evaluation, negotiations and decision-making. Students will sharpen their expertise in litigation, particularly those related to international arbitration proceedings. Through constant interaction with peers, students will boost their network and ability to work as part of a team.
Skills and competencies developed
- Learn the fundamentals of International Business including arbitration, contracts, finance, comparative law, intellectual property law, taxation and competition law.
- Enhance student’s international outlook and provide a substantial analysis of business issues, multi-jurisdictional and regulation of trade in goods, services and capital.
- The unique curriculum combines theoretical and practical approaches to ensure that students will emerge as accomplished thinkers and problem solvers who will add value in complex international business transactions