Study Programme Details
City: Brisbane
Country: Australia
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree


12 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Elevate your legal career with the Master of Laws (LLM) program at UQ. This program offers a transformative learning experience designed to equip you with advanced theoretical knowledge and practical skills essential for success in today’s dynamic legal landscape. Immerse yourself in a stimulating academic environment, where you’ll engage with world-class faculty and industry experts to gain insights into the latest legal trends and developments. With a focus on enhancing your critical thinking, research capabilities, and professional acumen, the LLM program empowers you to navigate complex legal challenges and seize opportunities in a globalized world.


Experience a tailor-made educational journey at Queensland’s premier Law School with the Master of Laws (LLM) program. Dive into a comprehensive curriculum crafted to address the pressing issues of contemporary legal practice while exploring the future of law amidst digital disruption and technological advancements. Benefit from the expertise of renowned academics, legal practitioners, and international scholars who will guide you through a diverse range of legal topics and perspectives. Whether you’re interested in specialized areas or broader legal principles, our program offers a robust foundation for independent thinking and practical application, preparing you for success in legal practice both locally and globally.

Admission Requirements

  • For a 1.5-year degree (24 units of study):
    • Bachelor’s degree in law leading to admission to legal practice (e.g., LLB or equivalent), or
    • Equivalent academic or professional qualification in law, with a GPA of 4.0 on a 7-point scale.
  • For a 1-year degree (16 units of study):
    • Honours or master’s degree in law leading to admission to legal practice (e.g., LLB(Hons), JD, or equivalent), or
    • Bachelor’s degree in law leading to admission to legal practice, along with relevant work experience or additional qualifications.
  • Applicants must also meet English language proficiency requirements as stipulated by UQ.
  • Public Law
  • Private Law
  • Fundamentals of the Common Law

Annual fee:

  • International:AUD $48,160
  • Domestic:$39,840

Future Career Outcomes

Graduates of the Master of Laws (LLM) program at UQ have achieved notable success in various professional endeavors. From prominent legal firms to government agencies and international organizations, our alumni have made significant contributions in diverse fields such as advocacy, litigation, corporate governance, and regulatory compliance. Equipped with advanced legal knowledge and critical thinking skills, our graduates are well-positioned to excel in a rapidly evolving legal landscape, driving innovation and upholding justice in society.

Visa Requirements:

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