Summer School in Arctic Law

The Summer School “Arctic Law” is aimed at students and young practitioners seeking a deeper understanding of the Arctic issues and its international and national regulation.

The Arctic today is a place where international, national interests and law collide. At the same time, Arctic is a place for international cooperation and collaboration. Participants of the Summer School will be able to undergo a week-long intensive training on Arctic Law and deepen their knowledge and understanding of current trends in international and national law.


• International Public Law
• Law of the Sea
• Comparative Law of the Arctic states
• Environmental Law
• Energy Law
• Northern Indigenous Peoples Rights
• Arctic Strategies and Politics Northern Countries

Topics to be discussed:

• Arctic as an object of international legal regulation
• International litigation before the ICJ
• Arctic seas: international and national legal perspectives
• Regulation of the Northern Sea Route navigation
• Hot issues of the environmental regulation in the Arctic
• Regulation of the natural resources extraction in the Arctic
• Ethnic politics in the Arctic and sustainable development

Who can participate:

Candidates who have completed at least 3 consecutive years of university studies (Bachelor students), candidates holding a university law degree, received not later than 5 years prior to the start date of the Summer School (incl. Master and PhD students, early career specialists).

Registration fee:

45 500 rubles (equal to €650, on the transferring day please pay attention to the current euro rate).

Accommodation in the student dormitory and meals within the school programme are included.

Course details

Academic level(s)Bachelor,Master,PhD,Other
Language of instruction
InstitutionNorthern (Arctic) Federal University
Begin date12.07.2020
End date18.08.2020
Registration deadline15.05.2020
ECTS credits3.0
Field schoolYes
Fields of studyLaw (broad programmes)
Teaching placeArkhangelsk
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