The Summer Courses

Before the Courses

The Summer Courses are targeted for students and practitioners seeking a deeper understanding of international law, whether public or private. To attend the courses, applicants must apply online. 

NB: On November 1st, 2021, the registration period to attend the 2022 Summer Courses in The Hague will officially open. It hasn’t been decided yet whether this session will be offered online as well. If online attendance will be made possible, relevant information about the registration procedure for the online session will be posted on these pages in due course.

Registration for the 2022 scholarships and for the Public International Law session has closed. Full-fee registrations for the 2022 Private International Law session will be accepted until March 1st.

The Summer Courses are open to:

  • Applicants who have completed at least 4 consecutive years of university studies, which must have included lectures on international law;
  • Applicants holding a 3-year university law degree (LL.B. or other) on the start date of the upcoming Summer Courses, or a document certifying 3 completed years of university studies in law, preferably having already followed some courses on international law.

All candidates must master one of the two working languages (English or French).