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Why study International Tax Law at the UvA?
The UvA staff is complemented with excellent guest lecturers from around the world

Core teaching staff from UvA and guest lecturers

Our (international) academic staff has different specializations. Several lecturers are external practicing lawyers and/or researchers.
Unique Moot Court and Tax Treaty negotiation courses 

Elective courses and skills training exercises

The programme includes components that allow you to delve into selected issues in depth and develop your professional skills. Writing skills are particularly important and most of the course components conclude with a written exam.
You will be part of an international classroom with motivated students 

Small-scale classes of selected students

We have highly motivated students from around the world. This way you can challenge yourself and broaden your horizon as a part of an international study environment.
There is a growing demand for international tax law specialists 

Excellent career and networking opportunities

The 2 main branches of the profession are tax advisory and industry, and the tax administration and government. Other possibilities include the judiciary, inter-governmental organizations such as the OECD, UN, the European Commission and academia.

Is this programme for you?

  1. You have an international orientation and intellectual curiosity.
  2. You want to take a deep-dive in the world of international tax law and become an excellent international tax lawyer.
  3. You want to make friends and a develop first-class network for the rest of your life.
  4. You want to make a difference in whichever roles you will fulfil after the LLM programme.
  5. You like working in small groups to make sure you not only learn from professors, but also from students.
  6. You'd like to become part of a tight knit community in the vibrant city of Amsterdam.
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I chose this programme because I was looking for a deep dive into International Tax Law Alumna Carla Valerio Read more interviews with alumni
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Facts & Figures
Degree programme
LLM International Tax Law
Contract teaching
60 ECTS, 12 months
Language of instruction
Starts in
CROHO code
Roeterseiland campus