Study Programmes

At the University of Helsinki, education is organised into degree programmes. The Faculty offers three degree programmes: a three-year Bachelor’s Programme in Law, a two-year Master’s Programme in Law and a two-year Master’s Programme in International Business Law. Check out our degree programmes and learn about the application procedure.

  • Bachelor's Programme (in Finnish): Teaching in the Bachelor’s Programme in Law is largely based on lectures and case studies covering all key fields of law. In practice, all graduates from the Bachelor’s Programme in Law continue their studies in the Master’s Programme in Law.
  • Master's Programme (in Finnish): The Master’s Programme in Law focuses on the development of research skills and offers a wide range of optional studies that ensure students can deepen their knowledge.
  • English taught Master's Programme: International Business Law (IBL): The Master’s Programme in International Business Law admits some 30 students each year and equips them with the expertise required of international professionals in business law.

Programme-specific descriptions include all information relevant to applying. Further information on the degree programmes at the University of Helsinki and applying to them is available on the Studyinfo website.

Doctoral Programme in Law