This program consists of research only.
A candidate for the Master of Legal Studies is required to demonstrate ability to carry out under guidance, research of high quality and to relate the research to the broader legal framework. At the end of the course, the candidate should demonstrate ability to present well written work and demonstrate competence in the chosen field of law.
Career options in a variety of organizations such as :
Candidate might also pursue one of these law-related careers :
PROGRAME CODE : LMA
MODE OF STUDY : RESEARCH
All candidates on this programme must register for Research Methodology course (LQX7001- Research Methodology) with 3 credits and the Dissertation shall not exceed 50,000 words.
Candidates are required to show proof of acceptance for publication of at least one (1) paper in a Category A or B refereed journal recognized by Faculty prior to a Committee of Examiners meeting.
(Applicants with a Bachelor of Laws degree with CGPA below 2.50 will not be considered for admission.)
Applicants for the LLM programmes at the University of Malaya must satisfy the following requirements:
Candidates may begin in September (Semester I) or February (Semester II)
Deadline for applications: 31 May. Apply here.