The AIM Overseas International Environmental Law program is based in the beautiful city of Maastricht, in the southernmost part of the Netherlands. The program is ideally located to give students not only access to a world-class university, but also to all of the cultural diversity of this fantastic corner of Europe

This exciting course looks at the nationalisation of environmental law at Maastricht University in the Netherlands. Situated in the beautiful student city of Maastricht, students will learn through an excellent mix of classes, field trips and site visits. Classes will cover some topics such as environmental litigation and international dispute resolution: compliance and enforcement; European environmental law and economic development, etc.

Fields of study

  • Law
  • Sustainability

You can contact the Global Experiences team for course syllabi or AIM Overseas for specific information on your program of interest.

Find more information regarding specific courses on the AIM Overseas website.

Credit Equivalent

7.5 ECTS = 2 UQ units. Maximum of 2 UQ Units for successful completion of the entire program (pending UQ faculty approval).

Visa Information

It is your responsibility to ensure you have the correct visa for the country where you will be studying. As the Global Experiences team is not a visa-issuing authority we cannot provide visa advice.

Contact AIM Overseas for visa and immigration information.

Eligibility and application

All applicants must meet the UQ short-term experience eligibility criteria and any additional eligibility criteria set by AIM overseas.

AIM Overseas programs are highly competitive and fill up fast so be sure to get your application in as early as possible. This program is extremely popular and applications may be full at this stage. Please contact AIM overseas for more details before applying. 

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Costs

The program fee is approximately $7,590 - $7,810 AUD. More information regarding program fees can be found on the AIM Overseas website.

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding

Accommodation

Accommodation is included in the program cost. For more information regarding accommodation, please see the AIM Overseas website.

BEL Faculty Credit Assessment

Credit must be confirmed with BEL Faculty to check suitability for your program requirements. You should consult with International Mobility Coordinator prior to submitting an application. The credit precedents information on this site is provided as a guide only and is subject to change. Please see Credit Precedents Disclaimer for further details.

 

AIM International Environmental Law BEL Credit Assessment

International Environmental Law

Eligible for #2 UQ Units Level 5 LAWS elective, as approved by BEL Faculty

 

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

Applications for this program have now closed.

Program Dates

Start: 03 January 2020
End: 25 January 2020

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad
Location: Maastricht, Netherlands
Credit: For-credit or not-for-credit
Cohort: Undergraduate and postgraduate*


*Postgraduates can attend the program as not-for-credit only

OS-HELP Loan

If you participate in a short-term program you may also be eligible to submit an application for an OS-HELP loan if your program is for-credit and you are enrolled as a Commonwealth supported student. 

Application Deadlines

15 January for overseas study commencing March to August
15 March for overseas study commencing May to October
15 June for overseas study commencing August to January
15 September for overseas study commencing November to April

Refer to the funding page for more information on eligibility requirements and loan amounts. 

Global Experiences Information Sessions

Students are encouraged to register and attend an information session to receive more details on the short-term application process, eligibility criteria, funding etc.​

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