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Birzeit University

24 months
176 USD/year
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The Law program at Birzeit University seeks to deepen the knowledge and research capabilities of law graduates that qualify them acquiring a high degree of knowledge and specialization in the fields of law, as well as enhancement their critique, analysis, pleading and interpersonal skills to enabling them: contribute to the advancement of the legal, judicial and human rights frameworks.


The Law Program at Birzeit University aims at graduating highly qualified jurists by developing the following foundations:

  • Students’ legal methodology, critical analysis and legal thinking through focusing on comparative law in all concentrations’ courses;
  • Students’ skills in legal research, legal drafting and analyzing judicial decisions by linking theoretic knowledge to reality;
  • Providing a variety of specializations in the areas of public, private, economic and financial laws, a primary focus on the following fields is intended: civil law, commercial law, international public law, constitutional law and economic and financial law;
  • Students’ capabilities in conducting sound and accurate consultations


Furnishing the Palestinian public and private sectors with professional, high knowledgeable and qualified cadres who acquire profound skills in legal critique and analysis. These cadres are expected to contribute effectively to the preparation and implementation of the comprehensive national legal plans on justice sectors and legal frameworks attached thereto. The graduates are also expected to raise the level and quality of law profession, judiciary, and legal counselling.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods and Legal Drafting
  • Evolution of the Constitutional System in Palestine
  • Advanced Studies in Civil Law
  • Advanced Studies in Public International Law
  • Competition Law
  • Advanced Studies in Criminal Law

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must hold a bachelor’s degree in law from a university recognized by Birzeit University. 
  • Students must successfully pass an exam that aims at assessing students’ legal knowledge and analytical skills. 
  • A personal interview with the Program Committee. 

Tuition Fee

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    176 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 176 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    176 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 176 USD per year during 24 months.
  • 125 JD


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