Business and Law (LL.M.)
Studiengang Wirtschaft und Recht
Master's programme

Business and Law (LL.M.)

The Business and Law master's degree programme provides specialised further education in business and law.

How to apply
  1. You are here:
  2. Study
  3. Programmes
  4. Business and Law (LL.M.)

Key facts

Degree

Master of Laws

Language of instruction

German

Modes of study

full-time

Standard duration

4 semesters

Programme start

winter semester

Fees

no tuition fees (the university only charges semester fees each semester)

Application deadlines

current application deadlines

Faculty

Business, Computing and Law

Study objectives

The Business and Law master’s degree programme provides specialised further education in business and law. The emphasis is on conveying in-depth specialist knowledge in the fields of law, business and soft skills.

A further component of this degree programme is a specialisation in "International Business Law" or "Personnel".

Course contents

  •  Law
  •  Business administration
  •  Communication
  •  Specialisation in "International Business Law" and "Personnel"
  •  Research project master’s dissertation and master's thesis

Programme modulesOpen areaClose area

Law

Group Law

Drafting Contracts in Company Law

Corporate Tax Law

International Tax Law

Bankruptcy Law

Business Adminstration

Managerial Accounting

International Finance Management

International Accounting

Communication

Crosscultural Communication

Negotiations and Conflict Management

Research Project Master's Thesis

Specialisation (1 of 2, 26 hours per specialisation)

International Business Law

English Private Law

Chinese Business Law

Law of International Business Transactions

Drafting International Commercial Contracts

International Commercial Mediation

Legal English

Human Resources

Personnel Management I

Personnel Management II

Employment Law I

Employment Law I

Social Security Law

Payroll Tax Law

English for Human Resources

Career opportunitiesOpen areaClose area

The degree programme qualifies graduates for middle and higher management positions at the gateway between law and business in:

  • Companies from the medium-sized business sector (e.g. in personnel departments)
  • Companies operating on an international level
  • Management consultancy firms and insolvency administrations
  • Tax consultancy and auditing companies
  • Municipality, district, state and federal authorities, as well as associations and organisations

Admission requirements and applicationOpen areaClose area

General admission requirements

In principle, all graduates who already have a first higher education degree that qualifies for entry to a profession (diploma, bachelor’s) and which has a focus on business law, law or economics, whereby in the last case sufficient knowledge of law for the above-named master’s course must be evident with a diploma in law, are eligible to enrol in the Business and Law master's degree programme.

Specific admission requirements

  • To be admitted to this degree programme, overseas applicants must possess sufficient German language skills. This may be demonstrated with an overall grade of DSH-2 or better from the Deutsche Sprachprüfung für Hochschulen (DSH) language exam.
  • To demonstrate proficiency in English, applicants for the master's degree programme have to:
    • a) have appropriate language proficiency equivalent to at least B2 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). The annex lists the certificates which are accepted, provided they are not more than two years old. For examinations or certificates older than two years, the languages officer at TH Wildau will make a decision on case-by-case basis as to whether the applicant’s language skills are sufficient.

    • b) have successfully passed all technical English modules stipulated in the  bachelor's or diploma study programme qualifying for this master's degree programme at a university belonging to a member state of the European Union, with a minimum of 6 SWS and provided the certificates do not show a level lower   than that stated in a), or

    • c) pass a written and oral test, which tests level B2, with the competent language tutor at the Technical University of Applied Sciences Wildau.

    • d) For admission to the “International Business Law” specialism, there must be evidence of English knowledge at Level C1 of the Common European Framework of Reference  for Languages (CEFR). The  annex lists the certificates which are accepted, provided they are not more than two years old. For examinations or certificates older  than two years, the languages officer at TH Wildau will make a decision on case-by-case basis as to whether  the applicant’s language skills are sufficient.

Application

You can apply to TH Wildau online. All the information you need to apply can be found on our central application page.

Offers and further information


Contact points

Degree programme director

Prof. Nikola F. Budilov-Nettelmann
Tel: +49 (0) 3375 / 508-361
Email: budilov(at)th-wildau.de

Student advisory service

Student Orientation and Advice

Application, admission, enrolment

Student Affairs