Course programmes at the Law School At the HSG, the students can choose from a wide range of law programmes. Legal course programmes of the HSG: Law B.A. HSG in Law (BLaw) M.A. HSG in Law (MLaw) Law and Economics B.A. HSG in Law and Economics (BLE) M.A. HSG in Law and Economics (MLE) International Law (English) M.A. HSG in International Law (MIL) Ph.D. in Law Dr. iur. HSG (DLS) The Assessment Year – a special HSG feature All students (economics, business, international affairs and law) complete their first year (so-called Assessment Year) together. It conveys a broad range of relevant fundamentals and elementary scientific qualifications. The main subjects are Law, Business Administration and Economics. The Assessment Year is a compulsory part of the Bachelor's degree at the HSG. Therefore, the students have already studied for two semesters before they decide to continue with Law, Business Administration, Economics or International Affairs. Students who decide to study Law can choose between the two Bachelor's programmes "Law" (BLaw) and "Law and Economics" (BLE).