Overview CAS certificate programs

CAS certificate programs

The CAS (Certificate of Advanced Studies) study courses, are taking part within the LL.M. program International Business Law (LL.M. IWR), and are continuing education programs offered by the University of Zurich. With its 20-years of experience, the LL.M. IWR is the longest LL.M. study course on the Swiss education market. Renowned professors, successful practitioners and personalities from the international economy and politics ensure the success of the program.

The following CAS are offered in English:

The CAS can be counted towards the LL.M. program. 

Dates and times

Duration of the course: 1 semester, app. 130 lectures (part-time basis, classes are held Friday in the afternoons and Saturday in the mornings) 

Beginning of the course: September 2023

End of the course: February 2024 (+ exams)


CHF 9,500*, included in the tuition costs are the costs for course materials, examination fees as well as one block seminar (2 days).

* subject to change

Application / Deadline

Deadline: 30 April 2023

We ask you to submit the completed application form, together with:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • a copy of your university diploma(s)
  • a copy of your passport
  • an electronic passport photo
  • as well as copies of any relevant certificates

Application Form CAS 2023 (PDF, 164 KB)