Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - International Dispute Resolution

Apply now to join our International Dispute Resolution LL.M.


The application process is free - there is no application fee!


Application Deadline

The application deadline is 31 March for enrollment in October. Early applications are strongly encouraged.


Admission Process

The application shall be submitted via the online portal.


Required Application Documents

All application documents shall be provided in English unless stated otherwise.


  1. An application form (signed and dated by the applicant).


  1. A curriculum vitae (CV) containing the applicant's contact details (e-mail and full postal address).


  1. Copies of all relevant university degrees and diplomas together with a copy of an official transcript.


The transcripts shall enlist all classes that needed to be attended in order to obtain the relevant university degree or diploma, naming the type and the title of each class as well as the grade achieved and the overall Grade Point Average (GPA).

Please provide a certified English translation for any documents not originally issued in English or German.


  1. A short letter of motivation, up to a maximum of 2,000 characters excluding spaces and footnotes.


  1. Two letters of recommendation.


The letters of recommendation may be issued by any academic or practitioner in support of the student's application to the IDR LL.M. The letters must be signed and dated.


  1. Documentation proving the English language proficiency: an English language certificate or, if the applicant is eligible, an English language certificate waiver request.