Master Wirtschaftsrecht (LL.M.)

Combine legal matters and business processes. With your Master's degree in Business Law, you will take up a key position in modern companies. 

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Language : German

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Do you like to deal with company reports, quarterly results and other business-related texts? Are you interested in legal issues? Then the Master's programme in Business Law is in your field of interest. You will acquire professional competences in business law and will be able to use your qualification optimally for the success of your company. Against the backdrop of digital transformation, you will acquire the ability to recognise and keep an eye on all necessary aspects. In this way, you will contribute to ensuring that entrepreneurial decisions are legally secure. 

You can deepen your solid legal knowledge with your Master's degree programme. You will deal with competition and copyright law, civil litigation and conflict resolution as well as the legal design and management of complex transactions. One focus is on the legal framework for companies in the digital transformation. In the course of your studies, you will be able to specialise in various fields: banking and capital market law, competition law, international business law, insolvency and restructuring. After completing your Master's degree in Business Law, you will be able to work independently on complex legal issues and develop legally sound solutions. This will open up a wide range of fields of activity for you in companies in all sectors. 

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Why you should study at IU

By studying at IU International University, you can expect up to 20% more salary in your future career.
The job market is constantly changing - studying with us gives you the perfect preparation for the business world.
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With your Master's degree in Business Law, you will play an important role at all corporate levels, especially, of course, in legal departments. But exciting tasks also await you in marketing and sales, in purchasing, and in the finance or HR department. Countless sectors are open to you: from industry to trade, finance, real estate or insurance. Do you prefer the public sector? You will also be able to apply your new knowledge in administration or arbitration. For example, you may become: 

Compliance Officer/Compliance Manager (m/f/d)

As a compliance officer or compliance manager, you will be responsible for implementing control systems in your company with the aim of making the management of the company lawful and preventing legal offences. In your work in the upper management of a company, you will also ensure that a system of rules and values or a code as a guideline for employees ensures ethically correct behaviour.

Contract Manager (m/f/d)

With the help of contract management, you will negotiate contract details for the benefit of the company in which you work. Good contract management is often the key to success and helps to ensure that everything that is relevant to the business is done in a business-compliant manner. As a contract manager, you will oversee the entire process of contract negotiation, from formulation to controlling. 

Specialist in the legal department (m/f/d)

As a specialist in the legal department, you will support your company in all important legal matters and help to shape and resolve legal conflicts.   

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Distance learning

For maximum flexibility and maximum success - study 100% online 

  • Ideal for graduating with maximum flexibility: study when, where and how you want.  
  • 100% online study - no compulsory attendance and optionally full or part-time 
  • Take exams online or locally if you wish    
  • Maximum support from tutors, professors and study coaches 

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