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Master in Law MLaw

Queen's University Belfast
2-4 years
Full time/part time
Master's degree
On campus
Belfast
English
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Program description

Master in Law MLaw

The Masters in Law (MLaw) is an accelerated two-year, full-time (or four-year part-time) postgraduate degree in law. It is designed for graduates in a discipline other than Law who wish to obtain a Law degree for professional practice for England & Wales and Northern Ireland or in aid of other career goals.

The MLaw is recognised by the Law Society and the Bar Council as a qualifying law degree for practice in Northern Ireland, England and Wales. Students hoping to practise in another jurisdiction should contact that jurisdiction's regulatory body.

Admission requirements

Graduate

Normally a 2.1 Honours degree or above or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University in Law, Social Sciences, Humanities or a cognate discipline.

Exemption from these requirements may be considered for those applicants who hold a Master's degree (or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University) OR for those applicants with a 2.2 Honours degree (or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University) along with a minimum of 2 years relevant experience.

Admission under the Recognition of Prior Experiential Learning (RPEL) may be considered for this course. The University's Recognition of Prior Learning Policy provides guidance on the assessment of experiential learning (RPEL).

International Students

For information on international qualification equivalents, please check the specific information for your country.

English Language Requirements

Evidence of an IELTS* score of 6.5, with not less than 5.5 in any component, or an equivalent qualification acceptable to the University is required. *Taken within the last 2 years.

International students wishing to apply to Queen's University Belfast (and for whom English is not their first language), must be able to demonstrate their proficiency in English in order to benefit fully from their course of study or research. Non-EEA nationals must also satisfy UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) immigration requirements for English language for visa purposes.

For more information about admission requirements, please contact the school. 


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Program content

Year 1 

  • Constitutional Law in Context
  • Criminal Law
  • European Constitutional Law
  • European Internal Market Law
  • Legal Methods and Skills
  • Rights and Accountability
  • Dissertation (commenced over the summer between Years 1 and 2 and submitted at end of Year 2)

Year 2

  • Company Law and Governance
  • Contract Law
  • Equity
  • Evidence
  • Land Law
  • Torts

Tuition fees

  • Northern Ireland (NI) - £7,250
  • Republic of Ireland (ROI) - £7,250
  • England, Scotland or Wales (GB) - £8,750
  • EU Other - £19,200
  • International - £19,200

About this institute

Queen's University Belfast

Queen's University Belfast is one of the leading universities in the UK and Ireland with a distinguished heritage and history. Founded in 1845 as Queen's College Belfast, we became an independent university in 1908. Today, we are ranked 200 in the...


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