Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.)

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The Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.)
Is for individuals who are…

conscientious and have a strong sense of justice. You are a natural leader and strive to contribute towards a more harmonious and just world.

Looking for...

an international program that will give you a solid foundation in the global practice of law in both the public and private sectors.

To become...
  • a corporate lawyer
  • an international lawyer
  • a civil servant
  • a legal advisor for an NGO
The world-renowned IE Law school trains first-class corporate lawyers, equipping them with the skills needed to excel in the world’s top firms and international organizations. Our innovative Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) program is taught by industry experts with a comparative law methodology, covering the fundamentals of Civil and Common law with a focus on European Union law.

Our graduates are the future leaders of their organizations and society, capable of solving global challenges in international corporate environments.

The Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) is fully compliant with the Bologna Process, and is accredited by the Spanish government and the European Higher Education Area (EHEA). This IE University Degree is taught in Madrid at CES IE.
PROGRAM

Undergraduate Degrees

DURATION

4 years

LANGUAGE

English

LOCATION

2 years Segovia + 2 years Madrid or 4 years Madrid

Intake

September

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Liquid Learning at IE University

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LOCATION

The Bachelor of Laws is a four-year program taught in both Segovia and Madrid. Students have the option of beginning the degree in picturesque Segovia, spending two years here before completing the final half of the program in Madrid. If you choose to begin your studies in Madrid, you will spend all four years in the lively capital city.

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PROGRAM OVERVIEW

BROADEN YOUR LEGAL CAREER SCOPE

The LL.B. will shape you into a unique and sought-after professional in the legal field. You will acquire comprehensive knowledge of comparative law and a thorough grasp of global complexities while simultaneously sharpening your persuasion and negotiation skills. With an in-depth
understanding of the legal rules and the knowledge underpinning legal global thinking, you will have what it takes to become a disruptive leader in this field.

EXPERIENCE THAT TRANSCENDS THE CLASSROOM

We recognize that practice-based learning is integral to legal training. Throughout the LL.B., you will have the opportunity to intern at one of our exceptional partner firms and corporations, where you will complement your academic training with practical application.

INTERNATIONAL PARTNERSHIPS TAILORED TO YOU

Accomplish your goals and practice law in your preferred jurisdiction. Thanks to our agreements with several international institutions and prestigious universities, such as Kings College and Northwestern University, you’ll undergo exclusive, high-quality preparation that allows you to practice in the region of your choice.

INNOVATION IN GLOBAL LEGAL EDUCATION

We believe in future-facing legal education that transcends borders. Given the importance of harnessing the power of technology to improve legal education and practice, we are committed to research and learning at the intersection of law and tech—including topics such as AI, data privacy, cybersecurity and smart contracts. Combined with a deep understanding of comparative law, you will be able to master the different legal systems and to take on a unique, global mindset.

THE COMPARATIVE LAW METHODOLOGY

The Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) at IE University follows a comparative law methodology, whereby students have the opportunity to learn about various legal systems around the world with emphasis on Civil and Common Law. Students are trained in the the fundamentals of legal institutions, legislation and jurisprudence. IE Law School believes a comparative methodology is crucial due to the ways in which economic globalization has transformed the legal market.

Hear from various professors from around the world, who explain why comparative law is so essential to the education of future legal professors.

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OUR PARTNERSHIPS

IE University boasts exceptional partnerships with prestigious global institutions, giving students the unique opportunity of developing their career in diverse directions. Our range of partnerships enables LL.B. students to practice law in different countries and across varying legal systems.
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MEET OUR STUDENTS!

Our students represent the best of who we are. Discover their IE University experience.

ABOUT IE LAW SCHOOL

IE Law School is a vibrant community of professors, professionals and students from all over the world, united by their conviction that law offers a privileged position to both understand and improve our complex world.

Over the past 40 years IE Law School has consolidated itself as a national and international leader in training legal professionals with a global outlook. The School’s combination of outstanding professors, unique case study methodology and dynamic research centers sets it apart. It’s mission? To train world-class lawyers who shine out in an ever-changing and increasingly globalized world.

RECOGNITION

The Financial Times’ annual rankings place the IE Law School LL.M. programs as some of the best in the world. IE University is also recognized by the four major accrediting agencies and associations in the legal and business education world.

PROGRAMS

IE Law School offers a variety of legal programs at both undergraduate and graduate level, which are adapted to each student’s unique profile and professional goals. Teaching is available in English and Spanish, and all programs are taught with a global outlook.

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OUR FACULTY STORIES

Coming from diverse, global backgrounds, they each bring distinct perspectives and innovative ideas that embody what makes IE University stand out. Their stories are personal and unique—but don’t take our word for it. Read their stories to see for yourself.

Antonio Aloisi

"The most durable successes are not the result of one-man shows. We should avoid being self-reliant: communities, where authenticity is the norm, are the only thing that matter in uncertain times."

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Marina Aksenova

"Choose a job you love, and you’ll never have to work a day in your life. This doesn’t mean you won’t have to put in effort, but that it should come from a place of passion, not obligation."

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The Dual Degrees of IE University

Develop a multidisciplinary profile and specialize in two distinct, yet connected fields, by combining another bachelor’s degree with your studies in laws.

Dual Degree in Business Administration + Laws

This program prepares students for a range of careers in law and business, and to work in a dynamic corporate environment. This program is marked by the fundamental elements of IE University: academic excellence, an entrepreneurial spirit, and an international environment.

PROGRAM

Undergraduate Degrees

LANGUAGE

English

DURATION

5 years

AACSB represents the highest standard of achievement for business schools worldwide

EQUIS represents the highest standard of achievement for business schools worldwide

The European Module is a prestigious endorsement by the European Commission in recognition of the innovative methodology of our undergraduate law degrees.

Dual Degree in Laws + International Relations

This program offers a practical degree, focused on the fundamentals of international affairs and global law. You will acquire critical thinking skills along with the credentials required for legal practice, allowing you to provide solutions that address issues on a global scale.

PROGRAM

Undergraduate Degrees

LANGUAGE

English

DURATION

5 years

The European Module is a prestigious endorsement by the European Commission in recognition of the innovative methodology of our undergraduate law degrees.

The IE School of Global and Public Affairs is a member of APSIA.

IE Law School is a member of Law Schools Global League.

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