What ISLB students say?

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS LAW

Studies in English

A business law degree will prepare you to work in the legal arena within the business community. As an area of study, business law looks at what laws and regulations influence the modern business environment. The legal competence in international business today is necessary for a successful business development to other countries. In this way, a business law degree is a versatile tool, equipping students for a wide range of professions and specialties.

Developing practical skills is the key

While studying the students will achieve strong practical skills and will be ready to start working right away. During the twenty weeks of professional practice you will deepen your knowledge in various legal proceeding areas, you will learn:

  • to prepare and organize documents and contracts,
  • to participate in litigation and business negotiations,
  • provide a range of legal advice to persons involved in international business.

Your practical knowledge and skills will be developed while learning how to establish an international business company: it’s registration, preparation of legal documents, overviewing the international business legal environment, defining the international business market, which is dedicated to national and international law regulatory, analysing and evaluating the national and international legal decisions on regulations of business subjects activity, argumentative interpretating their content, typical regulation of law issues. For entrepreneurship, the students from ISLB are highly welcome at local and international capital business companies: lawyers, bailiffs, notaries’ offices and other organizations in Lithuania and foreign countries.

You may take advantage of our wide social partners’ network. ISLB’s social partners give lectures as well as actively provide our students with career and final professional practice places, take part in ISLB’s events that develop entrepreneurship and creativity, supervise students’ final theses.

A fee&time saving pathway to your second Bachelor’s degree in Scotland

The programme offers a fee&time saving pathway through Abertay Dundee University in Scotland to gain your second Bachelor’s degree in Laws in Scotland.

ABERTAY

University of Abertay Dundee, Scotland

Your job opportunities

Many larger businesses will have a legal department, in order to monitor the company and deal with any legal issues that may arise. These positions will exist in almost all industries, from finances, to banking, to manufacturing, and more. Because of this, individuals with a business law degree will have many options since they are not limited to any one industry. It is also possible to work for legal companies or law practices. Working in this capacity would allow individuals to work on a wider range of cases, perhaps in a consulting capacity as well. Though competition for jobs in this area can be stiff, there are a growing number of positions in particularly business law, making such a degree a valuable asset.

ISLB graduates are awarded with Professional Bachelor’s degree, which corresponds to the sixth level of Lithuanian Description of Qualifications, the sixth level of the European Qualifications Framework and the first cycle of the European Higher Education Qualifications Framework.

 PROGRAM CONTENT

1st YEAR

I semester

Constitutional Law

Legal Theory

Industrial Safety and Ergonomics

Professional Foreign  Language I

Professional Language and Document Management

Electives

Philosophy; Politics and EU Studies; Professional Ethics and Rhetoric; Intercultural Communication;

Applied Research

 

II semester

Administrative Law and Administrative Process

Civil Law I

Theory of Economics

International Public Law

Professional Foreign  Language II

Psychology for lawyers

 

2nd YEAR

III semester

Criminal and Criminal Procedure Law

Civil Law II

Labor Law

European Union Law

International Private Law

Intellectual Property Law

 

IV semester

Civil Procedure Law

Commercial Law I

International Business Economics

Electives:

EU Company Law; Human Rights Protection in the EU; Consumer Law; Insurance Law

Internship

Professional Internship

 

3rd YEAR

V semester

Financial and Tax Law

Commercial Law II

Competition Law

Business Project Management

International Investment Law

International Transportation Law

VI semester

Final Professional Internship

Final Paper