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ANU Law has world-class undergraduate, postgraduate and higher degree research programs of study.

Undergraduate
Bachelor of Laws (Honours) [LLBHons]

The internationally recognised undergraduate law degree at ANU

Postgraduate
Graduate Certificate of Law

The pathway to the Master of Laws for students without an undergraduate law degree

Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice [GDLP]

The flexible, versatile PLT qualification required for admission as a lawyer in Australia

Juris Doctor (On-Campus)

The postgraduate law degree for professionals with a Bachelor degree in another discipline

Juris Doctor (Online)

Change direction with the first fully online JD from a Group of Eight law school

Master of Laws [LLM]

The postgraduate law degree that allows you to tailor study to your specific interests

Master of Laws [LLM] in Environmental Law

The LLM for students seeking to learn from some of Australia’s finest environmental lawyers

Master of Laws [LLM] in Government and Regulation

The LLM that offers an advanced understanding of the regulatory state’s legal framework

Master of Laws [LLM] in International Law

The LLM that equips students to understand the nature, structure and function of international law

Master of Laws [LLM] in International Security Law

The LLM that offers unique perspectives on international law and contemporary security challenges

Master of Laws [LLM] in Law, Governance and Development

The LLM that provides specialist insight to the role of law in social and economic development

Master of Laws [LLM] in Migration Law

The online LLM for students seeking a comprehensive understanding of migration law and policy

Master of Legal Practice [MLP]

The advanced practice-based qualification for students seeking a competitive edge from PLT

Higher degree research
Master of Philosophy [MPHIL] in Law

The innovative HDR program that allows you to complete your research degree in 12 to 24 months.

Doctor of Juridical Science [SJD] in Law

The globally respected research doctorate that brings together self-directed research and coursework

Doctor of Philosophy [PhD] in Law

The doctorate that enables you to make a substantial contribution to the study of law

Getting into law studies »

At ANU we offer a number of pathways into law and provide a supportive environment so that you thrive in your studies. Get a law degree from one of the world's best law schools.

The ANU Juris Doctor »

Whether you want to practise law, add depth to your resume, or prepare to specialise in your current profession Choose the ANU law degree that suits you best.

Master of Laws (LLM) »

There are a wide range of specialist electives to choose from as part of our ANU Master of Laws streams. Create your own Master of Laws program of study by selecting from a wide range of over 80 courses.

Practical Legal Training »

ANU School of Legal Practice is Australia’s largest university-based practical legal training provider, and can have you admitted to practice law in as little as six months. We have 40 years experience preparing lawyers for practice.

Higher Degree Research »

ANU Law is home to world-class academics and researchers who deliver the Higher Degree Research program at ANU. Make a significant contribution to research in the field of law.

Military Law »

Are you an Australian Defence Force legal officer seeking postgraduate legal education? Study Military Law at ANU, exclusively for ADF personnel.

Professional development »

All of our Masters level courses are available as single subject study for professional development, either with or without assessment. Catering for busy professionals, study with one of the world's best law schools.

Updated:  10 August 2015/Responsible Officer:  College General Manager, ANU College of Law/Page Contact:  Law Marketing Team