Maritime and Transport Law

Why study Master Maritime & Transport Law

LL.M. in Commercial Law

This unique LL.M. programme focuses on the legal aspects of shipping and the transportation of goods. This LL.M. programme provides you with thorough, in-depth knowledge of the dynamic world of maritime and transport law. The Erasmus University is located in Rotterdam. Rotterdam contains by far the largest seaport of Europe and thus is one of the largest logistical and industrial hubs of the world. Studying at Erasmus School of Law, means studying where the action is!  

    Why choose this programme?

    • This LL.M. programme gives you a unique opportunity to obtain the legal know-how, the skills and practical experience needed for a career in maritime and transport law;
    • You are educated by excellent teaching staff. They have both a solid academic background as well as a wealth of experience in the legal practice and the maritime and transport industry;
    • Your study location is a stone’s throw away from the largest port of Europe. You will visit companies to see how things work in practice.
    Where possible, the faculty blends in company visits and moot courts that complement the courses that you are following at that time.
    Aaron Nagtegaal
    LL.M. Student Maritime and Transport Law 2019-2020
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    This programme will reap the rewards for the rest of your life.
    Rubilita Hooff
    LL.M. Student Maritime and Transport Law 2019-2020
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    Living in Rotterdam is a wonderful experience that offers you many job possibilities within the shipping industry but also an elevating social life.
    Ana Gossain
    LL.M. Student Maritime and Transport Law 2019-2020
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    The city of Rotterdam is vibrant and yet serene.
    Freda Amoako
    LL.M. Student Maritime and Transport Law 2019-2020
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    Studying in Rotterdam felt like studying the right subject at the right place.
    Themis Karvounidis
    LL.M. Student Maritime and Transport Law 2019-2020
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    All things are possible to those who believe!
    Valeria Boukoumani
    LL.M. student Maritime and Transport Law 2016-2017
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    I cannot imagine a better place to study Maritime and Transport Law than Rotterdam: the city with one of the world’s most important seaports.
    Tessie Schuurs
    LL.M. student Maritime and Transport Law 2016-2018
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    Participate in the various company visits, as they provide tremendous insights into the operations of the many different parties involved in the shipping industry.
    Sebastian Remin
    LL.M. student Maritime and Transport Law 2016-2018
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    Happiness is a choice of life; enjoy what you do daily, and do it from your heart.
    Mauricio Garcia
    LL.M. student Maritime and Transport Law 2016-2017
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    I learned that you cannot survive in a Dutch city without a bike
    Ottavia Raschi
    LL.M. student Maritime and Transport Law 2016-2017
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