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MASTER OF LAWS

Programme Code: LQA
Mode of Study: Coursework
Total Credit: 44 Credits

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

Language Requirement

English Language for Non-Malaysians
TOEFL – score 600; OR
IELTS (Academic) – band 6.00

Bahasa Malaysia for Malaysians
Pass in Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)

Bahasa Malaysia for Non-Malaysians 
Required to attend at a satisfactory level and pass a course in Bahasa Malaysia conducted by the University before being conferred the Degree.

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE - Core

Core Courses

LQX7001 – Research Methodology 3 credits
LQX7002 – Malaysian Legal System
Compulsory for foreign graduates.
4 credits
LQA7001 – Research Project 9 credits
LQA7002 – International Human Rights and Humanitarian Law 4 credits

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE - Electives

Elective Courses

LQA7003 – International Environmental Law: Natural World Issues 4 credits
LQA7004 – International Environmental Law: Human World Issues 4 credits
LQA7005 – Indigenous Peoples in International Law 4 credits
LQA7006 – Biodiversity Law 4 credits
LQA7007 – Law of The Sea 4 credits
LQA7008 – Administrative Law : Constitutional Review 4 credits
LQA7009 – Alternative Dispute Resolution 4 credits
LQA7010 – Healthcare Law and Ethics 4 credits
LQA7011 – Issues Relating to Minorities and Indigenous People 4 credits
LQA7012 – Employment Law 4 credits
LQA7001 4 credits
LQA7013 – Media Law 4 credits
LQA7014 – Biosafety Law 4 credits
LQA7015 - Information and Communications Technology Law 4 credits
LQA7016 – Communications and Multimedia Regulation in Malaysia 4 credits
LQA7017 – International Natural Resources Law 4 credits
LQA7018 – Oil and Gas Law 4 credits
LQA7019 – Privacy and Personal Data Protection Law 4 credits
LQA7020 – Nanotechnology Law and Policy 4 credits


PROGRAMME DURATION

Minimum  : 2 Normal Semesters & 1 Special Semester
Maximum : 8 Normal Semesters

FEES STRUCTURE

Average Fees (Subject to change)

Malaysian: RM 8,986.00
International: USD 5,025.00

Last Updated: 11/05/2020