About International Law Programs & Study Abroad
In an age of increasing globalization, the UNM School of Law recognizes the need for lawyers to be comfortable in different cultures and with clients from different cultures.
Students can choose from a broad range of courses that explore many facets of international law.
Study Abroad Opportunities
Madrid Summer Law Institute
A four-week, five-credit summer law program in Madrid, Spain offers classes on European Union law and international and comparative law subjects. The program is open to law students, graduate students, and legal professionals from around the world. Classes meet only half-days Mondays through Thursdays, giving students ample opportunity to experience life in Europe.
Guanajuato Summer Law Institute
In a four week, six-credit introduction to Mexican law and subjects such as immigration law, human rights, and international law, students are immersed in Mexican life and culture. Some students choose to extend the program by two weeks and enroll in an externship to work alongside a Mexican judge or lawyer.