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Studies in Law

Western University - Canada

12 months
17832 CAD/year
6912 CAD/year
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Studies in Law from Western University - Canada is designed for professionals or academics in other disciplines who do not have a degree in Law but who feel that an understanding of law would enhance their current research or profession.


Studies in Law from Western University - Canada does not prepare one for the practice of law, and is not an entryway into the legal profession. Instead, it is intended to provide an academic footing for those whose prior research interests or professional interests touch upon legal matters.

Graduates with Studies in Law from Western University - Canada will be able to:

  • pursue careers in academia, 
  • improve their professional credentials, 
  • gain a legal perspective on another discipline. 
  • achieve their scholarly and professional goals.

Programme Structure

Concentrations available:

  • Business Law 
  • Criminal Law
  • Government & Public Administration
  • Intellectual Property, Information & Technology 
  • International Law
  • Labour, Employment & Social Justice
  • Litigation
  • Universal or Specialty Practice

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

January 15 - Acceptance notifications begin in January and continue until the middle of the summer


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Four-year Bachelor's or higher degree with a minimum average of B (74%) in the last two years of full-time study.
  • A sample of academic writing, such as a research paper, thesis or a published journal article. The subject matter of the academic writing sample may be the applicant's choice.
  • Graduate Record Examination Scores (GRE)
  • Biographical information
  • Contact information
  • Statement of academic intent 
  • Electronic transcripts from Ontario universities/colleges
  • Professional background
  • Referee information 
  • Proficiency in English Scores
  • Application fee
  • List of publications
  • References

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    17832 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8916 CAD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    6912 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3456 CAD per semester during 12 months.


  • Canadian Citizens And Permanent Residents -1,728
  • International Students - 4,458

Living costs for London

1037 - 1625 CAD /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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