Academic Programs

BU LAW STUDY ABROAD PROGRAMS

BU Law offers the following single-semester study abroad programs to its second- and third-year J.D. students.  These programs are open only to BU Law students who have completed at least one year of full-time study at BU Law. Students from other ABA-approved law schools are not eligible to participate.

ENGLISH LANGUAGE PROGRAMS
CHINA The University of Hong Kong
CHINA Tsinghua University, Beijing
ENGLAND Harris Manchester College, Oxford University, Oxford
FRANCE École des Hautes Études Commerciales (HEC Paris)
GERMANY Bucerius Law School, Hamburg
ISRAEL The Buchmann Faculty of Law, Tel Aviv University
THE NETHERLANDS Leiden University, Leiden
SINGAPORE The National University of Singapore
GENEVA Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies
SPAIN Universidad Pontificia Comillas (ICADE), Madrid

 

FOREIGN LANGUAGE PROGRAMS
ARGENTINA The University of Buenos Aires
FRANCE Universite Jean Moulin, Lyon 3
FRANCE Université Panethéon-Assas (Paris II)
ITALY The University of Florence
SPAIN Universidad Pontificia Comillas (ICADE), Madrid

 

DUAL DEGREE PROGRAMS
CHINA Tsinghua University, Beijing
FRANCE Université Panethéon-Assas (Paris II)
SINGAPORE The National University of Singapore
SPAIN Universidad Pontificia Comillas (ICADE), Madrid

 

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The Application Deadline for the 2014-2015 academic year is February 14, 2014!


Click Here for Application Instructions

 

 

Semester Timing and Credits

Leiden, Hong Kong, Florence, Buenos Aires, Madrid, Lyon, Geneva, HEC Paris and Singapore are offered both in the fall and spring; Germany and Tsinghua in the fall; and Oxford, Paris II and Tel Aviv in the spring.

Third-year students interested in a spring program should carefully review the program descriptions to ensure that they can complete their studies in time for commencement and bar qualification deadlines. Each program grants up to 12 semester credits towards the J.D. degree. For a side-by-side comparison of the important academic and administrative information for each program, please click here.

If you would like to learn more about any of BU Law's programs, please contact
Shannon Supitkowsky in the Office of Graduate and International Programs (room 1534).