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Summer Institute in International Law

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Fordham Law School & Sungkyunkwan University College of Law

June 22- July 4, 2020 (Academic Program)
July 6 - July 24 or July 31, 2020 (Optional Internship)

The Fordham-SKKU Summer Institute in International Law is held in downtown Seoul, Korea, on the lush, mountainside campus of Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU). The 2020 courses will run from Monday, June 22 to Thursday, July 2, with final examinations held on Saturday, July 4. The optional 2020 internship session will run Monday, July 6 to Friday, July 24 (3 weeks) OR Friday, July 31 (4 weeks), 2020.

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  • All participating students enroll in one 3-credit courses on offer, taught by distinguished members of the Fordham Law Faculty and other leading scholars.
  • Participating students also have the option of applying to be placed in 3 or 4-week internships with multinational corporations, law firms, Korean courts and human-rights organizations through the Institute's internship program, which runs immediately after the academic session.
  • Internships may be taken for an additional 2 or 3 credits, for a maximum total of 6 credits earned over the summer.
  • Classroom instruction is supplemented by field trips to legal institutions and cultural sites.

Contact Us

Youngjae Lee
Faculty Director
Fordham - SKKU Summer Law Institute
Fordham University School of Law
150 West 62nd Street, Room 7-105
New York, NY 10023