• Faculty of Law
  • law@um.edu.my
  • 03-7967-6503 / 6504
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MASTER OF LAWS

Programme Code : LQA
Programme Duration :
Min : 2 normal semester & 1 special sem ( 1 - 1.5 years)
Max : 8 sem (4 years)
Mode of Study : Coursework
Delivery Method: Conventional:  Attending class physically at the campus

The Master of Laws Programme aims to produce graduates with high level of knowledge in the field of law, skilled in analyzing and evaluating issues, professionally criticizing and contributing towards the development of national law.

ENTRY REQUIREMENT

1. EITHER A Bachelor of Laws with CGPA of 3.0 and above or its equivalent;

2. OR Bachelor of Laws with CGPA from 2.70 to 2.99 and one of the following criteria :
  • Relevant work experience (3 years);
  • Publication in the relevant field;
  • Applicant is a scholarship holder;
  • Applicant is a Universiti Malaya graduate;
  • Applicant is a civil servant.

3. OR Bachelor of Laws with CGPA from 2.50 to 2.69 and two of the following criteria:
  • Relevant work experience (5 years);
  • Publication in the relevant field;
  • Applicant is a scholarship holder;
  • Applicant is a Universiti Malaya graduate;
  • Applicant is a civil servant.

LANGUAGE REQUIREMENT

English Language for Non-Malaysians
TOEFL – score 600; OR
IELTS (Academic) – band 6.00
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Bahasa Malaysia for Malaysians
Passed in Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)
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Bahasa Malaysia for Non-Malaysians citizens
Required to attend at a satisfactory level and pass a course in Bahasa Malaysia conducted by the University before being conferred the Degree.
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GUIDELINE POLICIES & RELEVANT FORMS

For Master of Legal Studies and Ph.D Programmes only 

Last Update: 14/05/2024