Private Law, M.Sc. | An-Najah National University | Nablus, Palestinian Territory, Occupied
24 months
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An-Najah National University's Graduate Studies faculty offers a Private Law programme in that consists of 30 credit hours of compulsory and elective courses. Students must also compose a thesis which counts as 6 credit hours. After passing all 36 hours, the student will be entitled to an MA in Private Law.


Program Mission

Provide an enriching academic environment in private law, which is based on analytical, experimental and comparative scientific research, that equips graduate students with professional legal skills to later practice as lawyers, judges, public attorneys, legal consultants, researchers or legal professionals working in legal control apparatuses.


Contribute effectively to preparation of competent cadres in the field of private law, thus making them capable of dealing appropriately with the legal rules and regulations. To this end, the program trains students to practice dialectical skills, critical thinking and analysis skills and follow a sound scientific methodology.

The Private Law program is offered by An-Najah National University.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Comparative Civil Law
  • Scientific Research & Law Making Performance
  • Civil Law Theories
  • Additional & Principal Real Right
  • Palestinian Legislation History

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




36 alternative credits


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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

  • Prospective applicant should have a Bachelor degree from An-Najah National University or its equivalent from a Faculty or university credited by An-Najah National University.
  • A Placement Test for the major he/she is applying to.
  • Prospective applicant should be willing to meet with the Supervising Committee for a personal interview if the Specialised Department Council recommends that.
  • Earning a competitive GPA, is a matter usually determined and computed by the Specialized Department by the following formula: An applicant’s Bachelor’s GPA counts 70% and the applicant’s results on the Skills / Placement Exam and personal interview counts 30%.
  • An original or official transcript or copy of certified from both the university from which the applicant graduated and the Palestinian ministry of higher learning.
  • A certificate of work experience, if available.
  • Two recommendation Letters from faculty members or professionals.
  • Personal photo

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Nablus

1790 - 2357 ILS /month
Living costs

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


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