The MSc, or Master of Science, is a popular Master’s degree designation. Internationally recognized, the MSc is typically awarded after about five to six years of rigorous study in what is usually a science-based field.
Master of Science Program in Law and Regulations
The Master of Science in Criminal Justice (MSCJ) Program offers options for both in-class traditional and international graduate students as well as non-traditional working law enforcement professionals through it's online delivery options. In both cases, students will receive a quality educational experience based on critical thinking, analysis, and research. [+]
This programme takes an integrated approach to finance and financial law, including risk management, regulation, mergers and acquisitions, initial public offerings, bond issues, and loans. In these fast changing subjects, the MSc Finance and Financial Law provides the specialist knowledge required in international banks and investment firms, legal practice, regulatory institutions and the academic world. The programme relates to both national and international finance, and considers how financial and legal principles are applied in the context of actual case studies. [+]
The law school offers a rigorous curriculum with a rich history of excellence. Master students will be joining a community of distinguished faculty, focused and determined students, and a network of accomplished alumni that can provide mentorship, internships, and potential employment. [+]
International conflicts have changed fundamentally over the past two decades. To understand them and to manage them requires new skills, which is why... [+]
The Master Victimology and Criminal Justice at Tilburg University is the only Master's program in Europe and one of a handful of programs worldwide, focusing on victimology. Victimology can be considered the younger sister of criminology. Its object of study is the position of victims in society. Drawing upon the insights offered by law, psychology, criminology and other social sciences... [+]
The World Maritime University MSc in Maritime Affairs programme is designed to respond directly to the real needs of the maritime industry, both today and in planning for the future. [+]
MSc Program in Maritime Affairs
World Maritime University
The World Maritime University (WMU) was established by the UN’s International Maritime Organization in 1983 and is IMO’s apex institution for postgraduate education and research in the maritime field. This means WMU is uniquely placed to offer insight and understanding of IMO’s conventions, operations and policies, as well as personal contact with its international experts.
The WMU MSc offers both an overview of the complex, inter-related maritime field, as well as the opportunity to specialise in one of four areas: Maritime Safety & Environmental Administration, Shipping & Port Management, Maritime Law & Policy or Maritime Education & Training.... [-]
The unique Master’s programme in International Crimes and Criminology teaches a small group of approximately 25 students the necessary intellectual skills to... [+]
Master in International Crimes and Criminology (MSc)
The unique Master’s programme in International Crimes and Criminology teaches a small group of approximately 25 students the necessary intellectual skills to take this approach and trains them how to apply the knowledge and expertise to real-world situations.
The programme in a nutshell
International Crimes and Criminology is a one-year, full time programme. It is taught fully in English. The programme deals with international crimes in a broad framework. The focus is on the role of individuals, groups, states and the international community. You will gain insight into the psychology of perpetrators, get acquainted with criminological theories on organisational processes and discuss political issues in the international arena. Subjects like torture, rape and genocide are discussed during class. This can be emotionally demanding, but our ultimate aim is to take a scientific approach to these topics in order to draft measures which might help prevent these types of crimes in the future.You learn to analyse what makes people torture (etiology), are trained how to measure and investigate these crimes (prevalence) and challenged to critically reflect on modes of transitional justice (reaction). You do so by discussing important concepts of international criminal law and applying criminological, sociological and psychological theories to international crimes.The programme trains students to become both academics and professionals. After finishing the programma, you will be able to objectively assess empirical data and critically comment on theoretical notions on the one hand, and draft policies, develop preventive strategies and do field work on the other.... [-]
This programme is offered in collaboration with the School of Geography and the School of Biosciences, exploring the relationship between scientific knowledge and law in the field of environmental protection. [+]
We are excited to introduce this unique new master’s program that offers an applied international and comparative focus to the study of social policy, development, policy analysis and governance. [+]
The Master’s programme in European Governance explores pressing concerns facing Europe today: [+]
In the master’s specialisation Psychology and Law, you’ll learn how to apply principles from cognitive and – to a lesser extent – clinical psychology to issues in the legal system. Questions that are typical for Psychology and Law are: ‘How reliable are eyewitness testimonies?’ and ‘Do serious criminals have brain dysfunctions that make them permanently dangerous to society?’. Psychologists with a background in Psychology and Law ask questions that have direct relevance to the legal arena and conduct research to address these questions. [+]
Master of Science (MSc) Psychology - Specialisation in Psychology and Law
How reliable are eyewitness testimonies? Which tests can you use to detect malingers? And how do you predict the risk of recidivism? You'll explore topics like this in the specialisation in Psychology and Law. This programme, the only one of its kind in the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany, includes courses on topics such as lie detection, eyewitness testimonies, interrogation techniques and false confessions. By combining theory with practical skills, you’ll be equipped with all the training you need to pursue a career in police investigation units, juvenile offenders’ institutions, child protective services and high-security forensic facilities.>... [-]
The Master of Science in Leadership European Economic Law (MSLEEL) at ALSS is a leadership graduate program of study designed to develop skills for effective leadership in European economic law in a rapidly changing, global economic marketplace. [+]
The Master of Science in Leadership European Economic Law (MSLEEL) at ALSS is a leadership graduate program of study designed to develop skills for effective leadership in European economic law in a rapidly changing, global economic marketplace. Effective leadership is essential to the success of any endeavor in both the public and private sectors. Business and economic institutions need valuable leaders, who have a deep knowledge concerning economical legal issues and are able to support the institutions towards accomplishing their goals and objectives. In this context, MSLEEL students will have the opportunity to gain the most recent knowledge from the leadership and European economic law, incorporated in this program, and become more aware of their own strengths, attitudes, and behaviors, and the effects they have on others as leaders. The MSLEEL program also provides individuals currently in or seeking leadership positions with the conceptual and analytical skills necessary for successful leadership in European economic law. This program reflects our commitment to promoting community and business service, personal growth, conducting research and evidence based training opportunities for students.... [-]
This MSc/LLM in International Relations, Security & Law introduces and familiarises students with contemporary issues relating to the course topics, examining them through legal and political viewpoints. [+]
This course is suitable for students interested in both technical problems and life sciences. [+]
Clients are in need of lawyers who understand their business. The ALBA MSc in Business for Lawyers Program is the only academic qualification that prepares lawyers to confront complex problems [+]
MSc in Business for Lawyers
Clients are in need of lawyers who understand their business. The ALBA MSc in Business for Lawyers Program is the only academic qualification that prepares lawyers to confront complex problems in the corporate environment and financial markets.
The Program enables legal professionals to gain a solid theoretical understanding as well as a practical approach to economic and financial issues related to the day-to day operations of a business firm. The Program provides a unique learning experience that promotes collaboration and leadership competencies in an interdisciplinary curriculum.
The ALBA MSc in Business for Lawyers is designed for legal professionals who:... [-]