Master of Laws (LLM)

Application Dates
Course Overview
Tuition Fees
RM3,000 per year (Local students)
Location
Melaka
Duration
Full Time: 2 - 3 years; Part Time: 3 - 5 years
Eligibility
Prior Study
Bachelor degree
Study Field

Course outline

Field of research:

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Business Law
  • Contract Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Cyber Law
  • Employment Law
  • Education Law
  • Human Rights Law
  • Industrial Relations Law
  • Information Technology Law
  • International Law
  • Labour Law
  • Law & Economic
  • Law & Practice of Arbitration
  • Media Law
  • Mediation Law
  • Sports Law
  • Tort Law

Compulsory Subjects:

  • Research Methodology for Law
  • Legal Writing, Reasoning and Analysis
  • Commercialisation & Entrepreneurship

Department

Law

Entry requirements

a) A bachelor’s degree in Law or Shariah with minimum CGPA of 2.75 out of 4.00 or its equivalent qualification as accepted by the HEP Senate; OR

b) A bachelor’s degree in Law or Shariah not meeting CGPA of 2.75 but above 2.50 out of 4.00 or its equivalent qualification as accepted by HEP rigorous internal assessment; OR

c) A bachelor’s degree in Law or Shariah below a CGPA of 2.50 out of 4.00 or its equivalent qualification may be accepted, subject to a minimum 5 years working experience; OR

d) For specialised LLM for example Master in Construction Law, Intellectual Property or Banking Law, applicants without Bachelor of laws can be considered, provided they have a degree and experience in related field of studies.

e) A minimum overall TOEFL score 600 (paper-based) or 100 (internet-based); OR

f) A minimum IELTS (academic) overall band score of 6.0; OR

g) A credit in 1119 English Exam; OR

h) A minimum MUET overall band score 4; OR

i) Any other qualification which is of equivalent level as determined by the Senate of the University.

Other entry criteria

Waiver of English requirement:

• The English language requirement and English interview is waived for the candidates who are natives of an/or have completed their Bachelor’s or Master’s degrees from countries that use English as the medium of instruction as well as the first language.

Application deadline

Application opens throughout the year