Student life - Master in Law – University of Copenhagen

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Student life

As a student at the Faculty of Law, you will experience

  • A learning environment that is in close contact with legal practise. You will relate theory with practise during the entire study programme. Part of your teaching will be delivered by external lecturers who work either in the public or private sector.
  • A unique student life. The faculty is situated on South Campus by Islands Brygge Metro Station.
  • An international faculty. The Faculty has a wide range of English-taught courses at graduate level open for both Danish and international students.

General information about student life and studying at UCPH

Studying at the Faculty of Law

In the faculty's building is a large atrium (with spiral staircase) and the knowledge centre, where you will find a library and information specialists, lounge and café area, reading room, individual and group study spaces, group rooms and work spaces for up to 200 master students writing their theses. Teaching facilities have completely new fittings, and there are courtyards and roof terraces.

In 2017 the Faculty of Law moved to South Campus in completely new buildings with nice group rooms, reading rooms, green outdoor areas, canteens and cafes. The campus areas bring together various lively academic environments with high academic standards and makes possible innovation and interdisciplinary cooperation between the students and the various academic and research groups. The move to South Campus provides a unique opportunity to create the framework for an excellent study environment, and to prioritise a mutual commitment to teaching and research of the highest standard.

The Faculty of Law has more than 4000 students and it is the largest of Denmark's 4 law schools. 

Further information about studying at the Faculty of Law

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