Bachelor of Law

General Content

The Bachelor of Law aims to allow you to:

  • acquire good knowledge of the main disciplines of Swiss positive law : private law, public law, criminal law, social law and procedures;
  • understand the growing interactions between Swiss and international and european law as well as analyse foreign legislations using a comparative approach (comparative law) ;
  • develop critical and analytical skills by looking at law through the perspective of other disciplines: history of law, philosophy of law, legal methodology, sociology of law, etc.
Practical Information

Faculty of Law, Criminal Justice and Public Administration
School of Law

Degree Awarded
Bachelor of Law (BLaw)

ECTS Credits

6 semesters

Teaching Language

Enrolment deadline
30 April. If you require a visa to study in Switzerland: 28 February.

Further information
Course description

Study Options After the Bachelor's Degree

Subject to changes.
The French version prevails. Only the official texts should be considered binding.
Last update: 25 October 2022

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Further Information

Faculté de droit, des sciences criminelles et d'administration publique

Université de Lausanne
Bâtiment Internef
1015 Lausanne


Unicentre - CH-1015 Lausanne
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