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Advanced Master
International Tax Law (Advanced LLM)
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FAQ

  • What are the requirements for the recommendation letters?

    Recommendation letters should be written by an academic professor or a (former) employer. Ideally they write the letters on official paper from the institution/organization and sign them or send them directly per email to tax-llm-fdr@uva.nl.

  • Is there a discount for EU students or do all students pay the same tuition fee of € 21.000?

    No, there is not. All students pay the same tuition fee.

  • Is there an Honour’s programme for Master’s students?

    Yes, if you are looking for more challenge and academic depth the Honours programme Academic Excellence track could be interesting for you. It is designed for excellent law students with evident research talent. The programme can be pursued in addition to all LLM programmes (Dutch and English). You will receive advanced training in research methods and academic skills as well as gather first-hand research experience during a research internship at one of our research projects.

  • What are the available scholarships for the programme?

    There are currently three scholarships all student can apply for:

    1. The UvA scholarship
    2. The Loyens & Loeff Scholarship
    3. The Maisto e Associati scholarship.

    Next to these there is the CSAT scholarship for employees of an African tax authority who are working there for at least three years before starting the programme and who will return to that employment after completing the programme and the internship. 

    Please find more information about these scholarships on the tuition fee and costs section of the International Tax Law programme on the UvA website.

  • When do I need to submit my English test results and how?

    We need your English test results approximately before the end of March (for early bird admission) or half May (regular admission). Exact dates will be pronounced. The earlier your file is complete, the better though. If you did not have any English test results at the moment you applied, please e-mail them to tax-llm-fdr@uva.nl. If you will send results of a TOEFL iBT test, please make sure you’ll at the UvA institutional code: 9011. Otherwise we cannot verify your results online.

  • Does my university diploma meet the entry requirements?

    We gladly try to answer this question if you send us a copy of your degree and transcript via this form.

    Please note that we sometimes cannot  evaluate your degree easily or need more information. In this case we will ask you to submit a full application via the application form.

  • What is the Amsterdam Law Practice?

    The Amsterdam Law School offers experiential education that is unique in the Netherlands. In experiential education, you learn by reflecting on who you are as a legal professional and how you want to contribute to society in the future. You apply your academic knowledge of the law and your learned skills by putting yourself in the shoes of a legal professional in real or simulated cases. In clinics, for example, you will work on real cases. In simulations or law labs you will work on simulated cases. 

    You will be taught by top lecturers from the field and will learn a lot from each other in a small group of motivated students. Within each Master's programme it is possible to take at least 6 ECTS of experiential learning and a maximum of 12 ECTS. 

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