Faculty of Law

About Moot competitions

If you are a law student and are studying some of our advanced courses, you have a possibility to participate in a so-called Moot Competition. The competitions are primarly arranged in other European countries and they often consists of both a written and a oral part. For more information, please read about the individual competitions below. There you’ll also find links to subpages for each competition.


European Law Moot Court Competition

The European Law Moot Court Competition is a competition in EU law that is open to students from all over the world. Each year around September 1 an imaginary scenario is launched on the competition website.

► Read more about the competition here


The International and European Tax Moot Court Competition

The International and European Tax Moot Court Competition gives you the opportunity to plead and argue in international and European tax cases. It is a competition organised by the European Tax College Foundation, Leuven, Belgium.

► Read more about the competition here



Telders International Law Moot Court Competition

The Telders International Law Moot Court Competition is a court competition in international law in Europe. The competition which starts in September is based on a fictitious legal case, unique for each year.

► Read more about the competition here


The Nordic Court Competition (Nordiska rättegångstävlingen)

The Nordic Court competition is based on the European Convention on Human Rights. Twelve teams from the five Nordic countries participate in the competition, which takes place during the spring.

► Read more about the competition here


Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot

The Willem C Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot is an international arbitration competition in international commercial contract law and arbitration law. The competition starts during the month of October and is open to participants from all over the world.

► Read more about the competition here


ICC Moot Court Competition

Every year, the ICC Moot Court Competition in International Criminal Law attracts some 60 teams from all over the world. The competition begins at the end of October and goes on until the end of May, when the final rounds take place in The Hague – ‘the Capital of International Peace’ – in the Netherlands.

► Read more about the competition here