International success of law students of the Jagiellonian University


The team of the Faculty of Law and Administration of the Jagiellonian University (UJ) in Krakow was included in the group of 7 best universities in the world within the Nuremberg Moot Court competition. 65 student teams from 40 countries took part in this year’s competition.

The Nuremberg Moot Court is organized annually by the International Nuremberg Principles Academy in cooperation with Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen Nurnberg.

This competition allows to discuss issues related to international criminal law and is a simulation of proceedings before the International Criminal Court. It consists of oral and written parts, in which teams are required to work out and send memoranda of the prosecutor and the defense counsel. This year’s case study touched upon the issues of deportations, crimes against humanity and climate change.