The Academy of European Law (AEL) offers advanced-level summer courses in Human Rights Law and the Law of the European Union. It also manages several important research projects and runs a publications programme.

Directors of the Academy: Nehal Bhuta, Marise Cremona, Claire Kilpatrick

Spotlight on the Academy 

Forthcoming publication

Autonomous Weapons Systems
Law, Ethics, Policy

Edited by Nehal Bhuta, Susanne Beck, Robin Geiss, Hin-Yan Liu and Claus Kress
(Cambridge University Press)

AWS cover

Law Summer Courses 2016

  • Human Rights Law: 20 June - 1 July
  • The Law of the European Union: 4 - 15 July

The programmes are now available. 

Applications are now closed.

NEW IN 2016: All summer course participants will have the opportunity to attend EUI library training sessions. 


Latest News
The Turn to Ethics

The Turn to Ethics

Lecture by Prof. Nicholas Onuf, Sala del Capitolo, 5 May 2016
A History of International Law in Italy

A History of International Law in Italy

Workshop co-organised by the Academy of European Law and University Roma Tre. Sala Europa, 18-19 April 2016

Page last updated on 12 April 2016