Program Details 

 Academic Calendar

  • Mid-September 2017:  Orientation (Required) 
  • September 18, 2017:  Classes Begin
  • December 22, 2017:  Classes End
  • December 19 - December 22, 2017: Exam Period

Available Courses

Courses are offered in either High German or English.  While exchange students are welcome to take any of the classes, please see the list of English offerings for the fall semester below: 

International Intellectual Property Law (5 ECTS)
Oxford Intellectual Property Moot, Research & Writing Course (10 ECTS)
International Negotiations Seminar (5 ECTS)
International Law of Contemporary Media (5 ECTS)
International Investment Law (5 ECTS)
Seminar:  Behavioral Approaches to Law (5 ECTS)

Housing & Facilities

The law school is located in the Langgasse area.  Although the university itself does not own or provide student housing, information about commercial housing options for students is available here.

Students at Bern also have access to the library facilities.

Most university facilities are wheelchair friendly, with either elevators or stair lifts.  The city of Bern, in general, including public transport is also generally accessible.

Visa information is available here.

Contact For Admitted Students

Monika Scherler


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