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Completing a pre-master programme


You will need to offer your pre-master programme through Progress for approval. This can be done by clicking ‘enrolling’, ‘Faculty of Law’, ‘Application degree certificate / approval courses’ and finally tick the box behind ‘Approval pre-master programme’. Then follow the steps mentioned in the process. It is important this is done correctly to provide a smooth transition into the Master’s degree programme.

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When all courses have been successfully completed, you need to apply yourself for the Master’s degree programme via Studielink. As soon as you have done this, you send a message to with the subject ‘completing the pre-LLM’. This will allow the International Office to produce a Statement Admission to the Final Examination and forward that statement to the Central Student Administration. This statement will allow them to change your application into a registration.

Please be aware: as a result of the COVID-19 situation, it will be possible to be registered for both a pre-LLM and an LLM programme in the academic year 2021-2022. Prerequisite is that no more than 15 ECTS should be left in the pre-LLM programme. This number of credits will be assessed based on the approved list of courses in Progress. The procedure will be announced via Faculty announcements.

Registration master in Studielink

Be aware! : You yourself are responsible for a correct registration in Studielink for the Master’s degree programme. You can register for the Master’s degree programme as soon as you have completed and submitted the application for your pre-master programme. It is only possible to start with one of the English-taught LLM programmes as per 1 September. You will also have paid the full tuition fee before that date.


When all courses of your pre-master programme have been successfully completed, you can request a statement to certify this via


Last update: 11-6-2021

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