Bachelor of Laws

Bachelor of Laws

Bachelor of Laws


  • Duration:
    3 years (Fulltime)
    4.5 years (Part-time)

  • Lecture hours:
    Evening sessions
    3:00 PM - 9:00 PM (Fulltime)
    5:30 PM – 9:00 PM (Part-time)

  • Language of instruction:

  • Type:
    Bachelor of Law

  • Program Coordinator:
    Contact the Secretariate

  • Faculty:
    School of Law

Tuition fees:

  • ANG 5,100 per year (tuition fee)

  • ANG 1,000 per year (books, syllabi, etc.)
    ANG 500 exam tuition (year 3)

Studying Law at the UoC

Studying Law at the UoC

Is analyzing and solving legal issues something you’ve been dreaming of doing? Do you see yourself arguing a legal matter? The School of Law offers Bachelor and Master programs in Law. The Bachelor of Law gives you access to the Master’s Program at the UoC and other universities in the Netherlands. This program is offered both fulltime and part-time and this program can also be followed on St Maarten

Academics - Bachelor of Laws

Bachelor graduates from the School of Law at the UoC become broadly oriented legal specialists with an outlook on a variety of jobs varying from governmental legal positions, lawyers or judges. You specialize in curacao law and dutch law. You will follow all the regular that are part of our regular law program. 

This program is only offered in dutch.

Advantages of a Bachelor’s Degree in Law

Advantages of a Bachelor’s Degree in Law

  • The Bachelor of Laws is positively assessed by the NVAO
  • Specialized both in local (Curaçao) law and Dutch law
  • Education in accordance with the Dutch university standards
  • Small-scale university; accessible learning and study in a non-hierarchal environment allowing easy access and collaboration with professors
  • Excellent career perspectives
  • Top of the line professors: engaged staff, expert guest lecturers from Dutch universities

Admission requirements

  • Vwo diploma or Colloquium doctum
  • completed hbo propedeutic year of “HBO Recht” or
  • year 1 and 2 accomplished of any other hbo program


*Positively assessed by the NVAO. 


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The Bachelor of Law program has been positively assessed by the NVAO. In addition, the programme conducted a development dialogue with the panel, discussing potential improvements from a development perspective. Click on this link for the minutes.




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