Master of Laws

LLM


Duration

1–2 years full-time

Entry times

Semester 1 or 2 (February or July)

Pathways

Pathways include:

  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
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Duration

1–2 years full-time

Entry times

Semester 1 or 2 (February or July)

Pathways

Pathways include:

  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Apply Now Got a Question? Check your eligibility

Download Brochure

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Overview

The Master of Laws degree offers a choice of over 40 topics for specialised research.

LLM students develop in-depth expertise in particular fields of legal specialisation, broaden their knowledge in a range of legal subjects, and combine law study with related disciplines. Students get the chance to undertake research under the supervision of expert staff in UC Law.

UC ranks in the top 200 universities in the world for Law and Legal Studies (QS World University Rankings by Subject, 2021).

Contact us

For full requirements, see the Regulations for the Master of Laws.

For study planning help, please contact our Student Advisors:

UC Law
Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha | University of Canterbury
Private Bag 4800
Christchurch 8140
New Zealand

Phone +64 3 369 3888
Email law-enquiries@canterbury.ac.nz