Cutting-edge international research, interdisciplinary and innovative study programmes, opportunities for cross-border study – We offer all this and more!

Saarland University offers not only a stimulating and dynamic environment in which to study, but numerous other benefits, too. Many courses are organized as small-group sessions, which is why we can offer our students personal academic supervision throughout the entire duration of their studies. To maintain the high quality of our teaching, we regularly carry out academic quality audits. A particularly appealing feature is the range of international academic programmes with an integrated study-abroad phase leading to double-degree qualifications.

With students and research scientists from more than 120 different countries on campus, our university is truly a global community.

The Career Center can assist you with career planning, and its job portal allows you to search for employment opportunities as well as work placements and internships. Take a look at our broad range of innovative degree programmes and become part of our vibrant international community.

Droit français et allemand (Licence en droit – equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree)

At the Centre Juridique Franco-Allemand (CJFA) students can study German and French law. The CJFA offers either a ’Licence en droit‘ degree programme (two years in Germany, one year in France) or a double Master’s degree programme (Master of Laws qualification LL.M., where students spend one year studying in Germany and one year in France). In the LL.M. programme, students can choose to specialize in public law or in private law. All programmes can be completed with partner universities in Lyon, Grenoble, Paris II, Lorraine, Strasbourg, Lille, Toulouse or Nice. For the Licence degree programme, you need to provide proof of language proficiency in German (level B2 (CEFRL), for the Master’s degree programme, no prior knowledge of German is required.

The opportunity to study, discuss and analyse the legal systems of two EU member states, opens up excellent career prospects and can serve as the first step towards an international career as a lawyer, corporate lawyer or EU lawyer.

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Saarland University is a university with global reach, providing assistance to international students and offering an extensive array of services to welcome new arrivals. We help our international students prepare for their stay, by helping them find accommodation and registering them for a suitable German language course. Once they arrive on campus, we help them get acquainted with university life and provide information to assist them in finding a student job. We also organize intercultural leisure activities to help our international students settle in quickly.

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