Private Law

→ Heads About the Private Law Programme:

• Assoc. Prof. Dr. Rūta Lazauskaitė, Programme Director:
Private law determines almost all areas of our everyday life. Thus, the Private Law Master’s study programme includes core courses on subjects that are of high economic and societal importance.The main aim of this program is to provide graduates, as private lawyers, with a deep understanding of the effects of globalization and Europeanization to private law, as well as skills they need to best serve their profession at both national and international levels.

→ Strengths

• Double Diploma: Mykolas Romeris University (Lithuania) and Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv (Ukraine)
Gain in-depth knowledge of modern business and dispute resolution procedure
International Mobility: 1st year in Kiev (Ukraine), 2nd year in Vilnius (Lithuania) and possibility of Internship abroad

→ Characteristics

Locale: Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv (1st year) and Mykolas Romeris University, Vilnius Lithuania (2nd year). Final examination in Kyiv (end of the second year).
Field : Law
Duration: 2 years
Credits: 120
Language: English

→ Content of Lectures


       •First year

       •Second year

Autumn Semester

Actual Issues of Private Law

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Actual Issues of Public Law

Comparative Tort Law

International Protection of Human Rights

European and International Contract Law


European and International Insolvency Law

Topical Issues of Procedural Law

Harmonization and Unification of Family Law

Spring Semester

Civil Rights Protection in International Courts

Final Examination

Corporate Law

Master’s thesis

Master’s Thesis


Problem of International Private Law


Property Law and Trust Law


→ Job Opportunities

Degree holders will be able to work in the private sector (business companies), engage in professions (the Bar, notary, bailiff, bankruptcy administrator), as well as in the public sector and in academic and research institutions.
Exemples : 1+1 Internet, LLC (Ukraine), Platinum Solar (Ukraine), ModnaKasta (Ukraine), Arzinger law firm (Ukraine), Wolff & Partners SCS (Luxembourg)

→ Entry Requirements

Degrees: Bachelor degree or equivalent first university degree (3-year study duration minimum)
English level: At least a B2 level of English proven by a certification (IELTS or TOEFL) : the certification can be organized by long distance
Apply directly on the Taras Shevchenko National University website

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