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Are you considering studying in the field of International Law? Then The Hague is the place to be! After all, this city is the international city of Peace and Justice, home to the UN and the International Criminal Court, and several educational institutions offer studies.

The Hague has a number of top programs in the field of International Law, which can help you build your career in this field. For example, Leiden University Campus The Hague offers a Bachelor and Master in International Studies, in which you can specialize in International Relations & Diplomacy or International Organization & Global Governance. Leiden University is also the only university in the Netherlands that offers a degree program in Public International Law.

So here you can learn all about international law, human rights and their political and social implications. In addition, The Hague University of Applied Sciences has several programs focused on International Law, such as the programs International and European Law and International and European Governance. Here you can prepare yourself for a career in international organizations, NGOs, law firms and more.

Internship and career opportunities

Not to mention internship and career opportunities in The Hague. The Hague is the 2nd UN city in the world after New York and is home to numerous international organizations dealing with international law. Among the best known are the International Court of Justice, the Permanent Court of Arbitration and the International Criminal Court. Here you can gain valuable work experience and distinguish yourself in this meaningful sector.


The city has a vibrant city life with the sea as its backyard. In summer fun events take place and you can chill out on the lovely terraces or go crazy at one of the many beach parties. In addition, the various green city parks offer the opportunity to relax in the city.

In short, The Hague offers a unique opportunity for students interested in International Law. Here you can study, live and work in an international environment while preparing yourself for an exciting and promising career. So what are you waiting for? Your future in International Law starts here!

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A vibrant city life with the sea and beach in your backyard.


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