Program Structure

The MTIC is comprised of a mix of legal foundational courses, MTIC core and Law Electives. Students are required to complete a total of 40 credits before graduation.

Students without a prior law degree are required to enroll in a legal matriculation class. Alternatively, a Professional Certification does not require a prior law degree (see next section for more information).


Module 1

Module 2

Module 3

Government Requirement



  • Theory of Law
  • Law of the WTO
  • Trade Advocacy and Litigation Strategies for Market Access
  • History of Law
  • Investment Law
  • Competition Law
  • Sociology of Law
  • The Practice of Trade and Investment Negotiations
  • Trade and Agriculture
  • Philosophy of Law
  • Trade in Services and Regulatory Convergence
  • International Trade and Investment Arbitration
  • International Politics of Law
  • WTO Dispute Settlement
  • Elective 1
  • Legal Research
  • Economic Analysis of Law
  • Elective 2
  • Non-Tariff Measures
  • Trade Remedies