Enkelejda Koka, PhD


  • PhD Candidate in European Union Law (EU JHA and Immigration (focusing on irregular migration),University of Kent, UK, 1 February 2012 – March 2017
  • LLM in European Law (Master), Queen Mary University, UK 2008 – 2009
  • Legal Practice Course, College of Law, UK, 2006 – 2007
  • LLB in law, University of Greenwich, UK, 2003-2006
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma, American Community School Of Athens, Greece, 2001 – 2003
    High School Diploma, American Community School Of Athens, Greece, 1999 – 2003

Subjects taught at UNYT: 

University of New York Tirana September 2010 – to date

LL.M Coordinator – LL.M in International and Commercial Law, franchise of University of Greenwich, UK
UNYT courses:
Undergraduate Level: Legal Environment of Business, Tort Law, Advanced Legal Writing and Reasoning, Legislative Processes and Techniques, Albanian Business and Labor Law.
LL.M Degree: Research Method, Foundations of Postgraduate Studies, Public International Law, Corporate Law, International Trade Law, International Human Rights Law.

Previous Teaching & Research Experiences: 

University of Beder
Bachelor level: Financial Law
Graduate Level: Democratic Values and International Law

Justiniani 1 University
Courses: Undergraduate Level: European Union Law, Public International Law

Author, co-author, and editor of:

PhD thesis on Main Title: Legality of European Union External Border Control Actions
Subtitle: Compliance of current EU Southern Member States Practice with Human Rights

Two articles in ‘Public International law’ book (Co-Author: Prof. T. B. Holland) published in July 2013

International Human Rights Law

The Vienna Convention on the law of treaties

The law of the Seas – the three United Nations Conventions (UNCLOS)
Enkelejda Olldashi, Enkelejda Koka, Albanian Higher Education Strategy, Academicus
International Scientific Journal, pISSN 2079-3715, eISSN 2309-1088, 2014, Nr. 9
Enkelejda Koka, Andrea Mazelliu, European External Borders: Keeping out the ‘unwanted’ at ALL costs, IYRCL, Third International Young Researchers Conference on Law, 18-19 April 2014, Tirana, Albania, Hena e Plote Beder University, 176.

Head of Department

Faculty of Law and Social Sciences

Department of Law and Humanities