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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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Undertake a postgraduate degree in one of 4 areas of interest.

Juris Doctor (JD)
Practical Legal Training (GDLPP)

Global opportunities

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Postgraduate options12

Juris Doctor (JD)1

Juris Doctor (JD)
Degree code : 9150

Master of Laws8

Master of Laws - Chinese and International Business & Economic Law
Degree code : 9201
Master of Laws - Corporate, Commercial & Taxation Law
Degree code : 9201
Master of Laws - Criminal Justice & Criminology
Degree code : 9201
Master of Laws - Dispute Resolution
Degree code : 9201
Master of Laws - Environmental Law & Sustainable Development
Degree code : 9201
Master of Laws - Human Rights Law & Policy
Degree code : 9201
Master of Laws - International Law
Degree code : 9201
Master of Laws - Media, Intellectual Property & Technology Law
Degree code : 9201

Practical Legal Training (GDLPP)1

Graduate Diploma in Legal Professional Practice
Degree code : 5213


Doctor of Philosophy (Research)
Degree code : 1730
Master of Laws (Research)
Degree code : 2440

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