Inside the Montesquieu building on the Tilburg University campus

Departement Public Law, Jurisprudence and Legal History

Public law in an interdisciplinary, historical and transnational context.

Departement Public Law, Jurisprudence and Legal History

At the department of Public Law, Jurisprudence and Legal History History teaching and research on a variety of legal areas is being carried out.

Within the broad area of Public Law, the department hosts expertise in European constitutional and administrative law, education law, regulatory studies, the law of administrative procedure and fundamental rights.

The department’s activities in the field of Jurisprudence focus on general themes in public law such as the meaning and the development of the democratic state with the rule of law principle. The specialism of our Legal History group is history of international law (i-HILT).