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Notarial Law / Notarieel Recht



September - February 


1 year



This programme is intended for students who wish to pursue a career as a notary. It focuses on the foundations of property law and the social role of the notary in applying and implementing civil and tax law.


The majority of our graduates enter notarial practice. Other options include government posts, the business sector, the real estate sector and the bank and insurance sector.

Best preparatory bachelor’s

A bachelor’s degree in notarial law, preferably from Leiden University.

Leiden Law School


year master’s programmes


master's students


international master’s students
(95% in Advanced LL.M.  programmes)




EU/EEA student tuition fee*


Non-EU/EEA student tuition fee

The Advanced LL.M. programmes are not subsidised by the Dutch government. For these programmes an institutional tuition fee applies. The tuition fee for the Advanced LL.M. programmes for all students is €20,900 (€10,450 Advanced LLM programmes - part-time)

* This tuition fee is per year and only applies if this is your first master’s programme in The Netherlands
**  English language proficiency requirements are subject to change. Please check  our website for the updated English language proficiency requirements. You can  find the exact language requirements and more detailed language requirements  per programme under each programme description. Also check our website for  detailed information on the types of English tests accepted and the equivalent  scores for IELTS, TOEFL and Cambridge English tests.
NOTE: Tuition fees are subject to change. Please check online our updated tuition fees.