Faculty of Law and Administration
is the oldest unit of the Jagiellonian University
. In 1364, when the University
was established, 8 out of 11 chairs were devoted to legal sciences. At the beginning only courses in Canon Law
and Roman Law
were available. At present, the faculty is recognised as the best law faculty in Poland and one of the finest in Central Europe
In 1851 the first student scientific association in Poland was founded here (TBSP UJ
The programme of studies is based on individual students' choices. Magister's
long-cycle programme in Law contains a very limited number of obligatory courses (ex. penal law
, constitutional law
, civil procedure
) while fundamental courses and courses of specialisation depend on students' preferences.Study programmes
The Faculty conducts one long-cycle 5-year Master's degree programme (magister
) in Law, one first-cycle 3-year Bachelor's degree programme (licencjat
) in Administration and second-cycle 2-year Master's degree programmes (magister
) in Administration and Local Self-Government Administration.
Several postgraduate programmes are conducted in Polish as well as in other languages, e.g. LL.M.
Polnisches Wirtschaftsrecht, LL.M.
in American and International Business and Trade Law organised by the Columbus School of Law
), Master en... Read More