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Department for Legal Studies and International Relations

Danube Legal Excellence: renowned faculty – excellent student-to-teacher ratio – campus atmosphere - internationality

The Department is the leading institution for postgraduate legal studies in Austria. Its courses are specifically oriented toward the needs of working professionals and combines excellence in research and teaching.
Danube University Krems is located 80 km from Vienna – in one of the most beautiful cultural landscapes of Europe known as the Wachau. It has been declared a world heritage site by the UNESCO.



Arbitration and Dispute Resolution


The various methods available to lawyers in dealing with disputes have become increasingly important in legal practice. Arbitration and alternative means of dispute resolution now belong to the core business of international law firms. The Certified Program Arbitration and Dispute Resolution provides an in-depth and practice-oriented legal training in that field. The curriculum offers students the opportunity to specialize in the areas of arbitration, mediation, and negotiation with an international outlook.
The part-time program is specifically designed for individuals who cannot leave professional or personal commitments for an entire standard academic semester.