LL.M. On Campus


Victoria University of Wellington

12 months
27381 USD/year
7626 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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Take your passion for Laws to the next level with advanced study and research. Be at the centre of debate, analysis and dialogue about law and legal policy issues in New Zealand at the Victoria University of Wellington .


Key facts

Full time or part time, your study will be relevant, accessible and intellectually rewarding research an area of law that interests you or tailor a course of study that suits your career goals.

Flexible study

Designed to be flexible, the Master of Laws at the Victoria University of Wellington offers courses that are taught in different formats. Some courses meet weekly, others are taught in a more compact format.

Block courses are taught in a concentrated manner over a one-to-two week period, and intensive courses are broken into chunks of eight to twelve hours. They are often taught over two-to-three consecutive evenings or in Friday afternoon and Saturday sessions, with a break of two-to-three weeks between sessions.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • New Zealand Legal System 
  • Case Law 
  • Statute Law 
  • The Law of Contract 
  • The Law of Torts
  • Public Law

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Law or a postgraduate degree in Law with Honours. You may also be required to demonstrate your proficiency in English.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27381 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27381 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    7626 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7626 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • International NZ$38,271
  • Domestic      NZ$10,659

Living costs for Wellington

1000 - 2300 NZD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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