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Basic EU Law

  • Number of credits 7.5 credits
  • Level Bachelor's level
  • Starting Autumn Term 2024

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Here you will find everything you need to know before the course starts.

About the course

The aim of the course is for the students to attain basic knowledge of the EU legal system. The course begins with a presentation of the historical background of the EU and its institutional structure. The character of sources of Union law, the legislative process and the relationship between the legal system of the EU and those of the Member States are thereafter studied. Completing the course gives access to the advance level courses Kommersiell EU-rätt and Konstitutionell EU-rätt.

Application and eligibility

Basic EU Law, 7.5 credits


2 September 2024


31 October 2024

Study location




Type of studies

Daytime, 50%

Required Knowledge

General entry requirements Entry requirements


Results - National university aptitude test - Academic credits

Application code



Online applications are now open. You will be transferred to Universityadmissions.se. Application deadline is 15 January 2024. How to apply

Application and tuition fees

As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.

Application fee

SEK 900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK 11,625

Total fee

SEK 11,625

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