Economics, Law and Social Sciences – Law concentration (phased out)

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Bachelor programme

Degree Profile

Begin of study
winter semester
6 semester
Academic degree
Bachelor of Arts (B. A.)
full time and part time
Faculty of Economics, Law and Social Sciences
Tuition fee
semester contribution only
Admission restriction
no restricted admission
Dual-subject Bachelor
major and minor subject
Teaching language

The degree programme "Economics, Law and Social Sciences – Law concentration" is being phased out. Students who apply now will be enrolled in the new degree programme "Economics, Law and Social Sciences – Law concentration 2021".

Bachelor's programme Economics, Law and Social Sciences – Law concentration

Course Details

In the major and minor in Economics, Law and Social Sciences - Law concentration you will learn to understand and apply German and European law with its international references. For this purpose, the necessary legal knowledge and the political, social and economic foundations of law as well as the ability to reflect on them theoretically will be taught.

After completing your studies, you will be able to assess facts from a legal perspective, shape future legal relationships and contribute to the further development of the law.

The training covers the following areas:

  • constitutional and administrative law
  • civil and commercial law
  • european law
  • basics of the law

The study cannot be completed with the state examination.

Law in Detail

Structure of the study programme

The bachelor's degree course at the University of Erfurt comprises a major and a minor subject (two-subject bachelor's degree) as well as the fundamental course of study. It aims to impart specialist content and occupational field orientation as well as interdisciplinary skills. The standard period of study is six semesters.

Orientation Phase (First Year)

  • Introduction to political science studies
  • Foundations of law: Historical foundations of law, legal work
  • Constitutional law: right of state organization, basic rights
  • Civil law: contract law
  • Basic courses in Economics, Law and Social Sciences (in combination with economics or social sciences, international relations or management)

Qualification Phase (Second/Third Year)

  • Civil law: legal obligations, law of property and claims, antitrust law
  • Competition Law
  • Labour Law
  • European law
  • International Law
  • Public law
  • Company Law
  • Administrative Sciences
  • Basics of law: theory of law, history of law


The major and minor subjects differ in terms of the content and scope of the course. In the major subject a Bachelor thesis is written.

Examinations regulations Economics, Law and Social Sciences

Master Programmes


It is no longer possible to apply for this degree programme. However, you can apply for the new Bachelor's programme:

Enrol now for Economics, Law and Social Sciences - Law Science concentration

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