Cluj-Napoca – Criminal Law


Continuing our tradition, ELSA Cluj-Napoca proudly presents the 3th edition of the Summer ELSA Law School on Criminal Law.

For 7 days, you will have the opportunity to get to know Cluj-Napoca, also called the Capital of Youth, one of the most important university centers of Romania.

This year, ELSA Cluj-Napoca will offer you a rich academic programme combining both a deep legal insight on Criminal Law and practical know-how. With speakers from different backrounds it is sure to be an enriching experience for your legal knowledge and engage you with dynamic and interesting activities during our social and cultural programme.

If you are looking for an unforgettable experience for this summer, Summer ELSA Law Schools will be all that and so much more!

We are looking forward to welcoming you!

Participation fees
ELSA member favoured country - 300€
ELSA member non-favoured country - 330€
ELSA Alumni - 350€
Member of a partner organisation - 360€
Non-member - 370€
Extra fees
Gala-Ball - 50€
Two-way airport transfer - 20€
T-Shirt - 15€
Hoodie- 25€
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
University dorm, Cluj-Napoca
Number of participants
Date of arrival
Date of departure
Academic Partner
Babeș-Bolyai University, Faculty of Law
Complexity of Academic Programme
Academic Programme

Tuesday: Substantive Criminal Law

  • Trafficking in human beings
  • Terrorism
  • Drug trafficking 

Wednesday: Financial Criminal Law

  • Money Laundering and Tax Evasion
  • EU Tax Law. Between reality and dreams
  • Fraud and noncompliance in the ECJ caselaw

Friday: Cybercrime 

  • Unauthorised access to a computer system: Data Breach & Security Management
  • Identity theft and legal consequences 
  • Fraud concerning Cryptocurrencies

Saturday: Institutional visit to Gherla Penitentiary 

Sunday: The emergence of international criminal justice

  • The foundation of international/European Criminal System
  • The European Public Prosecutor’s Office
  • Border management and detention conditions. The concept of human rights in the criminal law system.
  • Workshop based on the institutional visit.
Covid-19 Requirements
This Summer ELSA Law School is only accessible to:
  • Fully vaccinated without booster participants
  • Fully vaccinated with booster participants
  • Holder of a Negative PCR test
  • Participants recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months.

  • You will need to hold one of those proofs in order to participate in this Summer ELSA Law School.
    Apply here