1 English Study Program at Munich Intellectual Property Law Center

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Munich Intellectual Property Law Center

Law
2003
Founded in
English
1
No. of English-taught Study Programs
University
Type
public
Status

About the University

The Munich Intellectual Property Law Center (MIPLC) is a specialised institution dedicated to research and education in intellectual property law. Founded in 2003, MIPLC is a collaborative project of the George Washington University Law School, the Max Planck Institute for Intellectual Property and Competition Law, the University of Augsburg, and the Technical University of Munich. Located in the heart of Munich, Germany, known as Europe's "Intellectual Property Capital," MIPLC offers students a unique opportunity to study in a city renowned for its high-tech and life sciences industries.

Currently, MIPLC offers a Master of Laws (LL.M.) program in Intellectual Property and Competition Law. This program provides a comprehensive and in-depth understanding of European and international intellectual property law, with a focus on patent law and related areas. The LL.M. program attracts students from around the world, creating a diverse and dynamic learning environment. MIPLC's faculty consists of world-renowned academics and practitioners in the field of intellectual property law, ensuring students receive a high-quality education.

MIPLC is part of a broader network of prestigious institutions in Munich, including the Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition, which is committed to fundamental legal and economic research on processes of innovation and competition. This connection provides MIPLC students with access to cutting-edge research and resources in the field of intellectual property law.

What sets MIPLC apart is its focus on practical learning and skills development. The program offers opportunities for students to engage in experiential learning through internships and externships with local IP institutions, such as the European Patent Office. These hands-on experiences allow students to apply their knowledge to real-world cases and gain valuable professional experience. With its specialised curriculum, distinguished faculty, and prime location in Munich, MIPLC provides students with an exceptional education in intellectual property law, preparing them for successful careers in this dynamic and evolving field

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Tuition Fees

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Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Winter Semester 2024/2025

Summer Semester 2025

Winter Semester 2025/2026

Open Programs

Application Modes

Application Modes

0% national admission restriction (national NC)
0% local admission restriction (local NC)
0% no admission restriction, but ability test
0% no admission restriction
100% no information provided

Application Process

Application Process

100% directly at University
0% directly at University (incl. VPD from uni-assist)
0% via uni-assist

Language Requirements

IELTS Band

TOEFL Scores

Cambridge Levels

Minimum:

6.5 (1 program )

Minimum:

85 (1 program )

Minimum:

C1 Advanced (CAE) (1 program )

Maximum:

6.5 (1 program )

Maximum:

85 (1 program )

Maximum:

C1 Advanced (CAE) (1 program )

IELTS Band

Minimum:

6.5 (1 program )

Maximum:

6.5 (1 program )

TOEFL Scores

Minimum:

85 (1 program )

Maximum:

85 (1 program )

Cambridge Levels

Minimum:

C1 Advanced (CAE) (1 program )

Maximum:

C1 Advanced (CAE) (1 program )

Program Features

2-2 semesters

Duration
Online Courses
degree typesDegree Types

Master of Laws

Beginning

Winter intake

100%

Summer intake

0%

Winter & Summer intake

0%

Location

Munich Intellectual Property Law Center

List of English-taught Study Programs offered by Munich Intellectual Property Law Center

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