Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Law

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Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Law

Monash University Malaysia
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  • 3-4 years


Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Law is a 3-4 years PhD program taught at Monash University Malaysia, . The program is offered in campus-based modes with full Time options. To successfully obtain Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Law from Monash University Malaysia you are required to complete credit hours. After completion of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Law you will be able to further continue for advance studies or start career as Lawyer, Legal Investigator, Legal Advisor, Community Worker, Consultant, Social Worker.

Admission Requirements

The minimum requirements for admission in Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Law at Monash University Malaysia for all applicants (Domestic or International) are:

  • program specific academic requirment set by Monash University Malaysia.
  • English Language OR any other language requirments as set by Monash University Malaysia as pre-requiste for admission in Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Law.

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Courses Units

You need to complete credit hours to successfully obtain this degree. Please check detail of study units at

The Doctor of Philosophy program may be undertaken in any area of research, including:

  • Commercial law
  • Comparative law
  • Criminal law
  • Administrative law
  • eLaw
  • Family law
  • Health law
  • Human rights law
  • Environmental law
  • Equity and property law
  • Intellectual property law
  • International trade law
  • Public law
  • Torts

More Information

A PhD in Law requires you to complete a research thesis of up to 80,000 words (or alternative approved outputs), which must be of a standard comparable to the legal writings found in scholarly law journals. The thesis must demonstrate an ability to undertake independent research and to analyse and synthesise legal concepts.

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