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Master of Laws (LLM)


Master of Laws (LLM)


Programme Overview


The Faculty offers three programmes for the Master of Laws:

1. Dissertation,
2. Coursework and Dissertation,
3. Coursework.

A candidate for the Master of Laws 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.

Applicants for admission as candidates must submit to the Registrar, Institute of Postgraduate Studies, a detailed statement of their degree(s), qualifications, relevant experience and where relevant, the proposed field of research to be undertaken. Applications are then considered by the Higher Degrees Committee of the Faculty which submits its recommendations to the Faculty for approval. The Faculty will report the successful applications to the Senate.

Applications for programme (1) may be made any time throughout the year, whereas programmes (2) and (3) will be advertised by the University in December or January, for admission in the following June/July.


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University of Malaya
50603 Kuala Lumpur  

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Email: law@um.edu.my
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