The Master’s programme in European Union Law is wide in scope. Therefore, we see that our graduates find work with a wide spectre of employers. These include law firms, (larger) businesses, the public sector and NGOs. Our graduates have learned how to think as an EU lawyer and are able to quickly master any specific area of EU law. This gives them the ability and flexibility to adapt to diverse working environments and functions.
It makes our students attractive to a variety of employers: international law firms in the Netherlands and abroad, Ministries in the Netherlands and abroad, consultancy firms, and national and multinational corporate companies. But also, competition authorities and market regulatory authorities in the Netherlands and abroad, European Union institutions, regional authorities, and more.
Quite some graduates European Union Law continue their legal studies and pursue a PhD in European law.
This LLM programme is an excellent starting point for your career
The Netherlands organization for international cooperation in higher education (Nuffic) has compiled a website about finding a job in the Netherlands for international students: Career in Holland.
‘Without my educational background I would not have been able to work at an international organisation like the OSCE ...’
Read an interview with Andreja (pdf) as published in the magazine ‘Bilateral Cooperation between Serbia and the Netherlands (Embassy of the Netherlands to Serbia).