University of Potsdam

Film University Babelsberg Konrad Wolf

Erich Pommer Institut - EPI

European Film Businеss and Law (LL.Μ.)

LL.M. (Master of Laws)
Subjects: European Law, Visual Arts, Film Studies, Leadership, Management & Consulting, Business Administration, Media Studies, International Business, Business Strategy, Business Law, Entertainment, Media & Sports Law, LLM, Journalism & Media Studies, Creative Industries
English only
Winter semester: 31 Jul
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
€ 5750
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Winter semester
directly at the University
Study mode:
Blended learning
Registration Fee & Tuition Information:
Total tuition fee is 23,000 €. For the single degree, the tuition fee with a payment plan is 23,000 €; with direct payment is 21,000 € (due upon enrollment). The payment plan consists of five installments of 4,600 €, due upon enrollment and at the beginning of each semester. Excluded from the tuition fee are the semester fees: these are to be paid to the university of enrollment (approx. 140 - 320 € per semester). For the double degree, there is a 50 % waiver on the second degree if you are applying for both degrees within your initial application, or a 40 % waiver on the second degree if applying after the commencement οf studiеs.

Five Reasons to choose this Master's Program

Comprehensive Business and Legal Understanding
The program equips professionals with a deep understanding of both the business and legal aspects of the audiovisual industry. This dual knowledge is crucial in navigating the complex landscape of film production, distribution, financing, intellectual property rights, contracts, and regulations.
Get a joint degree from two universities
Upon successful completion of the study program, students are awarded a master's certificate, jointly endorsed by two esteemed institutions: the University of Potsdam and the Film University Babelsberg Konrad Wolf.
Take advantage of the hands-on learning
The LL.M. European Film Business and Law program is not solely about academic theory; it prioritizes real-world application. A standout feature is a full semester committed to project-based learning, wherein students engage directly with corporate partners or their own employers, enhancing their practical knowledge
Expand your professional network
Being an LL.M. European Film Business and Law student opens up remarkable networking avenues. With access to global industry experts, peers in executive roles, and connections to top players, this study program significantly enhances career prospects by broadening your professional network and fostering new opportunities
Apply for the EPI scholarship
Aspiring students of the European Film Business and Law degree course can additionally apply for the Erich Pommer Institute scholarship. The winners of this award will have to pay 50% less of the tuition fees!

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