LLM - MBA Dual Degree 

The international institute of management in technology (iimt) and the Fribourg Law Faculty offer the unique opportunity to combine an advanced program in law and business administration.

The LLM/iimt Executive Programmes (Executive MBA, Executive Diploma, Executive CAS) blend the experience and expertise of an innovative teaching team in developing participants' legal knowledge and skills and leadership qualities in both domestic and international business.

By joining the LLM/Executive Programmes dual degree you will benefit form a healthy mix of theoretical knowledge and practical cases and business games, be able to meet key-players and build your international network, with a course content focused on international issues and taught by reputed international participants and lecturers.

We are certain that your time in Fribourg will be a rich experience in terms of personal and professional growth, and are looking forward to welcoming you.

  • Who is eligible for the Fribourg LLM-EMBA Program?

    The LLM/Executive Programmes dual degree welcomes holders of a degree in law or of another University degree, having least 2 years of professional experience with exposure to legal issues and having occupied a management position.

  • What will you learn?

    The iimt Executive Programmes are designed as a series of modules organised in different subject areas. The Executive MBA (EMBA) consists of 30 modules, the Executive Diploma (DAS) of 20 modules and the Executive Certificate (CAS) of 7 modules. All study programmes can be completed part-time or full-time. For more detailed information about the course structure, course content and teaching staff, please visit the section iimt Executive Education on the iimt website.

    The Fribourg Law Faculty LLM programs allow you to specialize in International Business Law, International Contracts or Compliance through a blend of introductory modules, core modules and final modules, legal clinics and a tailor made Moot Court at the end of each clinic, which represents 22 course weeks in total.

  • Your Career Options

    By choosing the LLM/Executive Programmes dual degree you will be prepared for high-level management careers in national or multinational companies or law firms.

  • Curriculum Structure and Requirements

    The iimt Executive Programmes are designed as a series of modules organised in different subject areas. The Executive MBA (EMBA) consists of 30 modules, the Executive Diploma (DAS) of 20 modules and the Executive Certificate (CAS) of 7 modules. All study programmes can be completed part-time or full-time. For more detailed information about the course structure, course content and teaching staff, please visit the section iimt Executive Education on the iimt website (include link to website).

    The Fribourg Law Faculty LL.M. Programmes allow you to specialize in International Business Law, International Contracts or Compliance through a blend of introductory modules, core modules and final modules, legal clinics and a tailor made Moot Court at the end of each clinic, which represents 22 course weeks in total.

  • Tuition Fees

    The tuition fees for the LLM/Executive Programmes are  :

     

    • LL.M./Executive MBA - CHF 60'500.-
    • LL.M./Executive Diploma - CHF 46'500.-
    • LL.M./Executive CAS - CHF 28'300
    • Deluxe Package * upon request


    *The Deluxe Package includes accommodation in the city centre of Fribourg. For more details please contact us.

    Course fees include course learning material, case studies, and examinations but do not cover transport, accommodation or food. 
    The course fees may be paid in instalments.

    • Fall Semester Intakes

      Registration fee: CHF 1’500.-
      Due date: two weeks from date of admission letter

      1st installment: CHF 4’250.-
      Due date: September 1

      2nd installment: CHF 4’250.-
      Due date: December 1

      3rd installment: CHF 4’250.-
      Due Date: March 1

      4th installment: CHF 4’250.-
      Due date: June 1

    • Spring Semester Intakes

      Registration fee: CHF 1’500.-
      Due date: two weeks from date of admission letter

      1stinstallment: CHF 4’250.-
      Due date: February 1

      2nd installment: CHF 4’250.-
      Due date: May 1

      3rd installment: CHF 4’250.-
      Due date: August 1

      4th installment: CHF 4’250.-
      Due date: November 1

    The fee for supplementary units is CHF 500.- per ECTS credit. Payment is due upon commencement of the unit.

    *1 CHF is approximately equivalent to EUR 0.92, USD 0.98 or GBP 0.61.  

    Application and Registration fees

    The fee for the treatment of the application file is CHF 150.-. The application fee is not refundable.

    The registration fee must be paid in full including by scholarship students and is non-refundable.

    The application and registration fees are deducted from the total tuition.

  • Early Registration

    Cumulative discounts of up to 15% on tuition fees may be obtained for early registration and early tuition fee payments:

    • Fall Semester Intakes
      Early Registration Discount
      • 10% if Registration fee paid before March 31
      • 5%  if Registration fee paid before May 31
      Early Payment Discount
      • 5% if Tuition fee in one installment by July 31
    • Spring Semester Intakes
      Early Registration Discount
      • 10% if Registration fee paid before September 30
      • 5%  if Registration fee paid before November 30
      Early Payment Discount
      • 5% if Tuition fee in one installment by January 31
  • Scholarships

    Excellence Scholarship Program

    The Fribourg Law Excellence Scholarship Program allows us to provide 10 scholarships, each worth CHF 10 000, and 20 scholarships, each worth CHF 7500, for outstanding candidates.

    Scholarships are available to all LLM candidates. The award of a scholarship and the amount thereof will be based on demonstrated academic excellence evidenced notably by:

    • results obtained by the candidate in his/hers bachelor's and masters’ degree;
    • motivation proven by the candidate through a letter of intent.

    To apply for an Excellence Scholarship, please send us your CV, letter of intent, transcript of grades and list of publications or contributions (if any) by e-mail to fribourgllm@unifr.ch.
     
    Regional Scholarship Program

    The Fribourg Law Regional Scholarship Program provides financial support for candidates whose economic situation makes it extremely difficult to complete an LLM in Fribourg. 

    Candidates will be considered based on their Scholarship Motivation Letter where applicants are invited to describe their economic situation and how the Fribourg Law LLM will influence their professional and personal objectives.

    To apply for a regional scholarship, please click here.

     

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  • STUDENTS ABOUT US

    Jeyamathy Wickramasingam (Switzerland)

    "My main aim was to successfully work in the interaction between Business and Law and today,
    I can say that the challenge has been taken up!"

    Mine Ekim (Turkey)

    "This professional experience enabled me to apply
    legal theory and skills, which I highly elaborated
    during my LL.M. studies with its enriching courses
    offered."