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Intellectual Property Law

Boston University

LL.M.
12 months
Duration
55700 USD/year
55700 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The LLM in Intellectual Property Law Program at Boston University provides fundamental and advanced training in intellectual property law at one of America’s premier law schools for intellectual property studies.

Overview

The emphasis of the program is on the core doctrines of copyright, patent, trademark, and unfair competition, with expansive electives in such areas as digital technology and electronic networks, biotechnology, entertainment law, and technology commercialization.

The Intellectual Property Law program faculty at Boston University includes the School of Law’s full-time professors and experienced practitioners from Boston’s boutique firms and technology companies, who bring practical experience to the classroom.

Program Learning Outcomes

Internationally trained students shall demonstrate:

  • A basic understanding of the US legal system.
  • An understanding of the core doctrines of intellectual property law.
  • An ability to use legal authority and perform legal analysis.
  • Proficiency in legal English in both written and oral communications.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Intellectual Property
  • Copyright
  • Patents
  • Trademark & Unfair Competition.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

24 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed Application for Admission Form
  • Application Fee: $85
  • Official, Sealed Academic Records
  • Two Letters of Recommendation
  • Personal Statement of Interest
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Law School Admissions Test

Tuition Fee

  • International

    55700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 55700 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    55700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 55700 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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