"What we need
is a new generation of
lawyers focusing on international
and cross border matters."


Professor Dr. Ingeborg
SCHWENZER, LL.M.

SiLS LL.M. International Commercial Law and Dispute Resolution

The SiLS Online Master of Laws (LL.M.) in International Commercial Law and Dispute Resolution is designed for practising lawyers from different cultural and legal backgrounds, aiming for a high-level career in an international law firm, multinational company or government organisation. The online LL.M. degree prepares students for confident and ethical legal practice as international lawyers, and covers the relevant subjects for international legal practice and international business. It is open to anyone who successfully completed a BLaw, LL.B. or equivalent, or is admitted to the bar in any jurisdiction.

Short Facts

Award: LL.M. International Commercial Law and Dispute Resolution.
Courses: Four interactive modules: Sales and Transport Law, Dispute Resolution, Corporate Law, and Intellectual Property. Four extra-modular tutorials (plus one free).
Duration: Two semesters (full-time), four semesters (part-time).
Study mode: Fully online, 20 weeks per semester. Each module can also be taken individually.
Semester start: 1 August and 1 February.
Credits: 60 ECTS, equivalent to about 40 (full-time), or 20 hours (part-time) of student effort per week.
Language: English.
Fees: CHF 36‘000 (whole program), CHF 10‘000 (one module). Financial support and scholarships available.
Dual Award Programs: Earn two LL.M. degrees.