Study Programmes Master en Études parlementaires

Understand the complex issues of legislative processes


The Master in Legislative Studies provides students with an in-depth knowledge about the functioning of contemporary decision-making processes at regional, national, European and international levels.

The Programme at a glance – 120 ECTS

  • Duration:
    2 years / 4 sem
  • Teaching Languages:
    FR + EN
  • Admissions:
    Definitely closed
    Admissions for 2024-2025 open on 1 February 2024
  • Fees:
    750€/ sem. (semester 1,2,3,4)
  • Format:
    Full-time programme (Part-time student status allowed)

Why study with us?

The Master is the result of a unique partnership among the University of Luxembourg (Luxembourg), Aix-Marseille University (France), Babes-Bolyai University (Romania) and Laval University (Canada).

Students spend the first year at one of the 4 partner universities. The second year, students are based at the University of Luxembourg, where all the courses are taught.

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What do we offer our students?

A multidisciplinary programme

The lectures and seminars are delivered by both academics and practitioners, specialised in public administration, law, ethics, geography, philosophy, polytechnics, political science and sociology.
This multidisciplinary approach allows students to prepare for the complex issues and challenges of legislative processes are facing.

Excellence in teaching

The Master in Legislative Studies operates under the auspices of the Chair for Research in Parliamentary Studies of the Chamber of Deputies of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, at the University of Luxembourg and in collaboration with the 90 Parliaments of the Assemblée Parlementaire de la Francophonie.

Tailor-made studies

The programme is a blend of theoretical and practical approaches geared towards securing the employability of future graduates as they chose their career paths, either in the public or private sector. Students benefit from tailor-made studies driven by internship theses and/or research projects.


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For any questions regarding this programme, please send your request to

  • Philippe Poirier

    Study Programme Director
  • Cécile Mangin-Sikora

    Study Programme Administrator