Law, IT Security
Edu type:
Formal education
Edu level:
Master (EQF 7)
Start date:
Study load:
1680 hrs
1 Year
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Providing cutting-edge knowledge within the burgeoning field of technology regulation, Law and Technology gives answers to challenges of today’s technology-driven society. In addition to traditional legal doctrine, the program covers regulatory issues in the spheres of public, private, and criminal law, and such subjects as comparative law, jurisprudence, ethics, and public administration.


Program and courses 

Cover different technologies, such as ICT and biotechnology, and different legal domains, such as intellectual property rights, privacy and data protection, and cybercrime.

  • Learning is closely connected to professional practice, with lawyers from international offices actively involved in the lectures.
  • No background in science or technology required. More important is your affinity with the social aspects of technology.

Typical courses are:

  • Regulation: Ethics, Acceptance, Legitimacy
  • Capita Selecta Privacy and Data Protection
  • Advanced Topics in International Property Law

Career prospects

A Master of Laws in Law and Technology opens doors to a wide variety of future careers all over the world. Pursue a leading position as a consultant, researcher, policy-maker, or lawyer specialized in law and technology.


Graduates started for example as:

  • Privacy and Data Protection Legal Counsel at Philips, Netherlands
  • Legal Counsel at ASML, Netherlands
  • Legal Counsel at Ingram Micro, Netherlands
  • Juridisch beleidsmedewerker at D66 Tweede Kamerfractie, Netherlands
  • Owner/ Legal Counsel at Het Contractenkabinet, Netherlands
  • Senior Legal Consultant at Considerati, Netherlands    
  • Research assistant at KU Leuven, Belgium     
  • Legal Advisor at Telenor, Norway
  • Regulatory & Compliance Advisor at PwC Luxembourg


NVAO accreditation

This program is legally recognized and accredited by the Accreditation Organization of the Netherlands and Flanders (NVAO).