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We lead Australia in progressive and rigorous legal education and research.

For over 40 years, UNSW Law has been setting the pace for legal education in Australia. The pre-eminence of our teaching, research excellence and the outstanding support we provide students at every level are the characteristics that continue to attract the most talented teachers, researchers and students from Australia and internationally. With postgraduate programs across 12 specialist areas, we are pleased to be able to offer so many programs to both law and non-law graduates. Our higher degree research candidates undertake thesis work supervised by some of Australia’s leading scholars, and our distinctive JD provides non-law graduates the basis for admission to legal practice. Join us to launch your network and international career. 
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Areas of interest

Undertake a postgraduate degree in one of 12 areas of interest.

Corporate & Commercial Law
Criminal Justice & Criminology
Dispute Resolution
Environmental Law
Human Rights Law
International Business & Economic Law
International Law
JD (Juris Doctor)
Media & Technology Law

Global opportunities

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Postgraduate options23

Corporate & Commercial Law1

Master of Laws - Corporate & Commercial Law
Degree code : 9200

Criminal Justice & Criminology2

Master of Criminal Justice & Criminology
Degree code : 9285
Master of Laws - Criminal Justice & Criminology
Degree code : 9200

Dispute Resolution2

Master of Dispute Resolution
Degree code : 9235
Master of Laws - Dispute Resolution
Degree code : 9200

Environmental Law2

Master of Environmental Law & Policy
Degree code : 9212
Master of Laws - Environmental Law
Degree code : 9200

Human Rights Law2

Master of Human Rights Law & Policy
Degree code : 9211
Master of Laws - Human Rights & Social Justice
Degree code : 9200

Innovation Law1

Master of Laws - Innovation Law
Degree code : 9200

International Business & Economic Law1

Master of Laws - International Business & Economic Law
Degree code : 9200

International Law2

Master of International Law & International Relations
Degree code : 9240
Master of Laws - International Law
Degree code : 9200

JD (Juris Doctor)1

JD (Juris Doctor)
Degree code : 9150

Law5

Doctor of Juridical Science (Research)
Degree code : 1740
Doctor of Philosophy (Research)
Degree code : 1730
JD (Juris Doctor)
Degree code : 9150
Master of Laws
Degree code : 9200
Master of Laws (Research)
Degree code : 2440

Law & Business1

Master of Business Law
Degree code : 9231

Media & Technology Law2

Master of Law, Media & Journalism
Degree code : 9214
Master of Laws - Media & Technology Law
Degree code : 9200

Taxation Law2

Master of Laws - Corporate, Commercial Law & Taxation
Degree code : 9200
Master of Laws - Taxation
Degree code : 9200

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