Certificate course Environmental Law

Advanced training in environmental law at LL.M. level

The programme is offered in the German language and is thus directed at prospective students with a good command of German. The programme’s German-language web pages provide detailed information needed on the content of the course and application procedures.

Do you need extensive expertise in environmental law for your professional activities or do you want to further qualify yourself through a legal specialisation? With our two-semester certificate programme, you will benefit from extensive further training in environmental law. You will deal with the basics of environmental law, European environmental law, immission protection, nature conservation, soil protection as well as water law and environmental information law. Further contents of your advanced training at university LL.M. level are resource protection law with recycling management and mining law as well as the neighbouring disciplines of environmental sciences, economics and technology.

At a glance

Degree: Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS)
Credit Points: 15
Length of Study: 2 Semesters
Language: German
Study Start: in October
Application Deadline: August 15th
Costs: 3.300 EUR plus the current term contribution of 210 EUR
Programme Director: Prof. Dr. Thomas Schomerus

Contact & Advising


Dr. Katrin Klitzke
Universitätsallee 1, C11.207
21335 Lüneburg
Fon +49.4131.677-1304

E-Mail Contact

Please feel free to contact us via nachhaltigkeitsrecht@leuphana.de.