Masters Public Law

Universitat Abat Oliba CEU

Universitat Abat Oliba CEU

The Abat Oliba CEU University has its origin in the University Centre Abat Oliba CEU, created by the San Pablo CEU Foundation in 1973 by means of and adscription agreement with the Barcelona University. It started classes in its first headquarter in the Pearson Avenue in Barcelona in 1974 and, since then, has trained more than 8,500 university graduates. In 1993, it moved to the Bellesguard Campus, and as Teaching Centre of Superior Studies Abat Oliba CEU, started teaching all of its degrees in Law and Business Management, as well as the first stage of the Economics degree. Ten years later, the new Abat Oliba CEU University is recognised by Law 20/2003, 4th of July, of the Catalan Parliament, creating two centres in Barcelona: the Social Sciences Faculty and the Engineering Technical College.

Masters Public Law

The Public Law is an official advanced course focused on giving students specific knowledge of the basics of Public Law and preparing them for future access to a doctorate programme Law.

The Master’s provides all the methodological training needed for rigorous research. This makes it the ideal academic training ground to develop and defend a thesis legal education.

Course structure
• Legal Science Methodology
• Methodology of research in legal science EC 6 ECTS
• Introduction to the methodology of comparative law EC 6 ECTS
• Legal argumentation theory OB 6 ECTS

• Advanced study in Spanish law
• Current constitutional law issues EC OB 6 ECTS
• Current administrative law issues EC OB 6 ECTS

• Advanced study in financial and tax law
• Current financial and tax law issues EC 6 ECTS
• International tax law EC 6 ECTS

• Advanced study in criminal law
• Current criminal law issues EC 6 ECTS
• Historical and philosophical introduction to Criminal Law EC 6 ECTS

• Advanced study in European and international law
• Current European and international law issues EC 6 ECTS
• International protection of children and vulnerable adults EC 6 ECTS

• Advanced study in procedural law
• Dogmatic basics of procedural law OP 6 ECTS
• Current issues in trial EC 6 ECTS

• Master’s Dissertation
• Master’s Dissertation OB 18 ECTS

You can process your place application the Future Student Portal. This portal will ask
you the following:
• Your personal and academic data.
• Select a date and a time to carry out the access test to our University (Skype)
Send the accreditg documentation:
• A passport copy.
• Copy of the Graduated qualification title
• Accreditg certification of the university studies taken on the university of
• Curriculum Vitae
• Admission form specific to each programme
• Sworn translation of the official qualifications

Requirements to get a Spanish student visa?
Before you schedule an appointment at the Spanish Embassy in your country there are a few documents you need to have ready. These visa preparation documents highly vary per nationality and sometimes even per state department of your country. See here a list of requirements that usually need to be presented.
• National visa application form
• Biometric pictures
• Passport with expiry date at least 6 months past the date you are applying for
• Health Insurance Letter from Spanish provider
• Medical Examination, following the current requirements of the Spanish Health Association
• Accommodation Letter
• Bank statement, showing that you can financially sustain yourself during your whole stay in Spain (this amount varies every year, contact us for the up-to-date requirements)
• Invitation and offer letter from a Spanish academic institution
• Visa fees paid
• Most of these documents need to be translated into Spanish by a sworn translator and legalized by the notary or Spanish authorities, depending on your country of origin.

LEAP has a visa success rate of 95%. Contact one of you educational experts to enlarge your acceptance chance

Course Preview
  • Degree type: Masters
  • Duration: 1 year
  • ECT's: 60
  • Language: Spanish
  • Start date: Oct
  • Study type: Part-Time
  • Tution fee: 4.995 €/year
  • Delivery mode: Online/On-Campus
  • Ranking: #3755 World Ranking
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