Excellent education & research

Home to innovative research and first-rate legal education, Erasmus School of Law (ESL) attracts ambitious students and staff from all over the world.

ESL combines academic thinking with practical training. Company visits and skills workshops are included in our LL.M. programmes. Our school is located in Rotterdam, a multicultural entrepreneurial city with the largest port in Europe

Our research is international and interdisciplinary. Due to its high quality education and research ESL achieves high positions in international rankings.


Guest Lecture by Professor Amy Verdun

Thursday, 12 March 2015

On March 17 (Tuesday) Amy Verdun will give the guest lecture on “Past, present and future of Economic and Monetary Union in the EU”.

Special session on Freedom of Speech and (Protection of) Journalists

Thursday, 12 March 2015

On 12 March 2015 Erasmus School of Law organises a special session on the protection of journalists against arbitrary interferences by the state and against threatening by other private parties.

ESL congratulates Michiel van der Wolf on winning an Emmy

Wednesday, 25 February 2015

Michiel van der Wolf wins an Emmy award for short (kids) TV-movie 'alles mag' (anything goes). He was part of the screenwriting team.