The Brussels School of Competition (BSC) is a non-profit organisation based in Brussels, with a mission to foster education, compliance and research in the field of competition law and economics. It is organised under the auspices of the Federation of Enterprises in Belgium (FEB).


General Introduction to Competition Law and Economics

Friday 20 September 2019, Friday 27 September 2019, Friday 4 October 2019

  1. Practical importance of competition law
  2. Macro and micro economic effects of competition policy
  3. Perfect competition, monopoly and oligopoly (Cournot and Bertrand)
  4. The relevant market, market definition, the hypothetical...

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LL.M. programme 2019-2020

The LL.M. programme in Competition Law covers a full academic year, starting on 20 September 2019 and ending on 19 June 2020. The courses are organised on Friday afternoons at the FEB premises. It i…

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Upcoming: Module 'General Introduction to Competition Law and Economics' - 20.09, 27.09 and 04.10.2019

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2019 Top 10 List for LL.M. in Competition Law


We are pleased to announce that the BSC has been selected as a top school in LLM GUIDE’s recently published Top 10 Lists, for LL.M. programmes in Competition Law.

We are very thankful to our professors and alumni!


Registrations now open for academic year 2019-2020


The academic year 2019-2020 will start in September 2019 and end in June 2020.

Before applying for the LL.M. programme in Competition Law and Economics, please read our admission and organisation sections.

Complete the application form and send it back to

Should you have any questions, please contact Huyen Vo, BSC Manager, at

The programme in a Nutshell

The programme has been designed to meet the needs of companies and their counsels, who have to cope with increasingly complex competition rules and the unprecedented economic risks arising from the enforcement of those rules.Entirely taught in English in Brussels

  • Divided into 10 modules and 2 Clinical seminars covering the full range of European competition law and economic issues: joint ventures and horizontal cooperation agreements, vertical agreements and distribution networks, cartels, abuse of dominance, mergers and acquisitions, state aid, etc. 
  • High-level lectures taught by outstanding academics. Meet our faculty.
  • Flexible training programme compatible with the requirements of professional practice. Every Friday afternoon from 13.30 to 18.00
  • Opportunities to socialise and meet fellow competition professionals on a regular basis.

Programme on Law, Cognitive Technologies & AI (2019)


Taught in English, it comprises 12 sessions. The courses are held at the Federation of Enterprises in Belgium (FEB) on the following Fridays from 9 am to 12 noon, except for the end-of-year conference, which will take place on a Thursday afternoon.

The programme comprises the following courses:


11.01.19 - Module 1: First dive in AI
01.02.19 - Module 2: AI, public policy and regulation 
15.02.19 - Module 3: Ethics and AI
22.02.19 - Module 4: Liability
15.03.19 - Module 5: Big data: legal framework and practice

22.03.19 - Module 6: Initiation to algorithm design
29.03.19 - Module 7: AI Applications for lawyers  
26.04.19 - Module 8: Beyond AI tools: blockchain and other legal tech
03.05.19 - Module 9: AI tools for the public sector: law enforcement and decision making
10.05.19 - Module 10: Cybersecurity
24.05.19 - Module 11: AI & life sciences

13.06.19 - Module 12: Future of the legal profession

Venue: FEB, Rue Ravensteinstraat 4, 1000 Brussels 
Working language: English

Participation fees: €250, excluding VAT (21%) per session, €2500 for the full programme



Congratulations to the graduates of 2017/2018


The Brussels School of Competition (BSC) was delighted to welcome Melchior Wathelet, Minister of State, Professor of European Law and former First Advocate General at the Court of Justice of the European Union, as the special guest at the Graduation Ceremony this year. He delivered a keynote speech on 14-year experience at the Court of Justice and some competition cases to the new graduates who received their degrees from BSC directors Charles Gheur and Nicolas Petit.

8 years after its establishment, the BSC continues to be the training provider of choice for those wanting to broaden their knowledge of competition law and economics.