We invite you to view a video from the information days, in which Prof Matej Avbelj, PhD, will inform you in detail about the academic exchange at the Mississippi College School of Law, Jackson, USA, organized by the European Faculty of Law and the Mississippi College School of Law.
The agreement on exchange allows students of the European Faculty of Law to spend one (1) semester in the USA through the free study exchange programme and the EFL shall recognize the courses that were successfully completed at the American partner faculty. Students shall have the unique opportunity to extend the exchange at the MC for an additional (payable) semester. In the event that students simultaneously meet the academic requirements at the EFL, they shall receive two degrees: Slovenian and American.
Candidates for the academic exchange in the USA first need to complete the above-standard education programme at the European Faculty of Law, which will be held for one (1) semester. The programme shall start in November 2016 and end in March 2017. The students complete it by writing a long text in the Legal Writing and Methodology course. The above-standard education programme consists of 3 courses:
- Advanced English Legal Terminology,
- Introduction to US and Comparative Law,
- Legal Writing and Methodology.
Enrolment in the programme is possible for students in the 3rd year of BA studies and to students in all years of MA or doctoral law studies. The price of the above-standard programme is €750.00 and can be paid in three (3) successive instalments. The credit points obtained through ECTS shall be recognized as a form of informal additional education in accordance with the Rules and Regulations of the EFL. A diploma shall be issued in relation to the successfully completed courses.
In April 2017, a selection of candidates will be performed among the students that have successfully completed the above-standard education programme. The selected candidates will be able to participate in the academic exchange in the USA.
Apply for the above-standard education programme to prepare for the international study exchange by 30 October 2016, attaching a copy of your resume to the application. For any further questions, you can contact us at the email of the Centre for International Studies: email@example.com.
You can also read all the details in the attached Rules on preparations for the international study exchange at MCL Jackson.
Video – short presentation