Certificate of Specialization in International Law

Berkeley Law students may undertake a specialization in international law. The specialized curricular program ensures students develop a broad background in fundamental areas of law while receiving advanced training in international law. Students who meet the requirements are awarded a Certificate of Specialization in International Law.

Graduating students who wish to earn the certificate must complete certain requirements, including taking courses in International and Comparative Law, as well as writing a substantial paper on international law.

If you have questions, email InternationalLawCertificate@law.berkeley.edu.


Application for 2017 Certificate of Specialization

To apply for the 2017 Certificate, submit the application materials by Monday, April 10, 2017. 

Application for All Students
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Certificate Requirements for JD Students

Certificate Requirements for LLM / JSD / JSP Students

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Certificate Recipients 2010-2017

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2017 Certificate recipients and members of the international law faculty