Faculty of Law

International - Interdisciplinary - Basic Science Oriented

Founded in 1969, the Faculty of Law at Bielefeld University is one of the medium-sized faculties with about 1600 students and 22 professorships.

In the field of research, the Faculty particularly emphasizes strengthening international competencies and striving towards interdisciplinarity while maintaining productive basic research. Research and (practice-oriented) teaching are conceived as one unity toward which all appropriate activities are oriented.

The teaching at the Faculty of Law focuses on the requirements of the labour market. Special features characterize the specific teaching profile of the Faculty such as the Bielefeld Tutorial System, the comprehensive foreign language programme, the Examinatorium [providing refresher and revision facilities], and, last but not least, the University library that has repeatedly won so many awards.

Available degree programmes are:

  • "First diploma" in Law (State examination)
  • Bachelor's degree in "Law and Management" (B.A.)
  • Master's degree in "Legal Advice and Litigation (LL.M.)
  • Bachelor Minor in Law (B.A.)

Additional courses are offered in, among others:

  • Subject-specific language training in English and French
  • Language certificates in Russian, Turkish, Spanish, Italian
  • Additional qualification Europa Intensiv [a preparatory course for working on a European level]
  • Online learning platform Jurmoodle
  • University revision courses (Examinatorium office)

->Homepage Faculty of Law
(in German)


Student advice and further information:

Students' own Student Counselling Service
Email: Studienberatung.jura@uni-bielefeld.de
Tel: 05 21.106 -42 89
Room: U8-219

Dean's Office /
Faculty Administration:

Email: Dekanat.rewi@uni-bielefeld.de
Tel: 05 21.106 -43 01
Room: T3-141

Central University Student Counselling Service
Email: zsb@uni-bielefeld.de
Tel: 05 21.106 -30 17, -30 18, -30 10
Room: R5-151