A launchpad to create worldwide career opportunities
Our Bachelor of Laws, LL.B. (Hons) programme is offered in Mauritius on the Pierrefonds Campus – Uniciti Education Hub by Paris 2 Pantheon-Assas University, often referred to as France’s number one law school.
This 3-year, full-time undergraduate programme offers a unique blend of Common Law, Civil Law, Mauritian Law and International Law. With a focus on core business, international legal issues, it will provide you with an in-depth view of key legal subjects and is undoubtedly a strong basis for any legal career. With its extensive coverage of various legal systems, this LL.B. (Hons) is a true launchpad to create worldwide opportunities. Our graduates have gone on to study, work or prepare their bar exams in a wide variety of country and jurisdictions including Mauritius, France, the UK or New Zealand to name a few.
About 75% of the professors come from the Université Paris II Panthéon-Assas campus in Paris, and 25% are Mauritian law practitioners.
A prestigious law school building on its history to foster a culture of excellence
Université Paris II Panthéon-Assas, considered as France’s first law university and home to the origins of French Law, holds 800+ years of history. Its extensive (300+) partnerships with prominent international universities as well as with major financial and industrial firms today ensure its graduates a solid foothold in the corporate world, true to its versatile nature translated through the institution’s vision.
In line with its internationalization strategy, the University launched in 2011 the Sorbonne-Assas International Law School; a brand which houses 4 campuses across the world in Dubai, Mauritius, Paris and Singapore.
Guillaume Gillot, who graduated from the Bachelor of Laws, LL.B. (Hons) in 2019, takes us through his journey when he recalls in a snapshot his three years of study at Université Paris II Panthéon-Assas. He’s not done yet but he is just a step away from his dream of becoming a lawyer, just like his fellow classmates who are soaring on their own paths.
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LL.B. (Hons) 2019' | Compliance Assistant
“The unique nature of the LL.B. (Hons) which includes civil law, common law, Mauritian law along with international and comparative law has been immensely beneficial and opened up a lot of possibilities for me. The quality of the classes and professors of Paris II Panthéon-Assas University who are mostly international, have provided me with insightful knowledge and trained me to be a versatile professional.
Today, as I use methods and approaches to tackle data protection and privacy policies in line with my organisation’s strategy, I know the law programme I have chosen to follow has been instrumental in getting me in this seat within
the legal department.”
LL.B. (Hons) 2019' | Bar candidate – UK
“The Université Paris II Panthéon Assas provided us with substance to fill our dreams. The law degree was adapted to the Mauritian context and for students like me who wants to practice law in Mauritius, this is the best alternative.
My friends and I have been studying various branches of the law which allowed us to see that studying law is not only to become a lawyer but can lead us to far more than the classic route.“