The Magister Lvcentinvs (ML) of the University of Alicante is a Legum Magister (LL.M). It started in 1994, the founding year of the agency responsible for registration of trademarks and designs of the European Union, the Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market (OHIM).
The Magister Lvcentinvs has become one of the most prestigious and up-to-date European education centers on specialized subject-matters such as patents, trademarks, designs and copyright, which are fundamental for the development of the society. Leading academic and professional institutions across the world collaborate with the University of Alicante in delivering the course, including the OHIM, the European Patent Office (EPO), the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and the Spanish Patents and Trademarks Office (SPTO).
The faculty includes more than one hundred national and international lecturers, all of whom are well known specialist in their field.
The Magister Lvcentinvs offers a nine-month program in which students learn about national, European and International Intellectual Property systems through highly orientated practical sessions (delivered in both Spanish and English). It is possible to enroll to the Masters program at the beginning of each of its three Specialist Modules, it means in September, January or mid-March. The modules could be studied in different years and once the student completes all of them, he will get the Master´s degree.