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International Trade and Commerce Law

Macquarie University

12 months
38800 AUD/year
28800 AUD/year
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In the International Trade and Commerce Law program at Macquarie University, you'll extend your knowledge of the legal, governance and policy issues relevant to international and domestic trade and commerce, so that you develop a broad and well-rounded understanding of the area, as well as skills to advance your career. 


The promotion of international trade the exchange of capital, goods and services across international borders or territories is widely considered to be an indispensable element of international peace and stability. 

For such trade to thrive, countries must have laws that allow modern contract practices and guarantee the rule of law in business transactions.

Key features 

  • The International Trade and Commerce Law program at Macquarie University is suitable for both law and non-law graduates seeking to extend their knowledge in this field.
  • You'll develop an understanding of the specialised context in which law and legal principles apply in the area of international trade and commerce from interdisciplinary, international and comparative perspectives.
  • You'll apply sophisticated legal research skills to the resolution of specific legal problems and to the formulation and articulation of international law and policy reform and corresponding application in domestic law.
  • Opportunities will be available for you to carry out independent research and self-directed learning, so that you develop new and creative ideas and solutions to contemporary problems in the areas of international trade and commercial law.

Career Opportunities

This degree equips graduates with the skills and knowledge to pursue careers in:

  • government departments and agencies,
  • multinational corporations,
  • international organisations dealing with finance, trade and development issues, import/export compliance, policy and law reform,
  • national businesses engaging in international markets.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • International Law 
  • Research Methodologies in Law 
  • International Trade and Finance  
  • International Commercial Law 
  • Professional Skills and Practice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • International - We recommend applying early for your course to ensure you have adequate time to arrange your student visa.


80 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements


AQF level 8 bachelor honours or graduate diploma qualification in a related field or recognised equivalent, or

Meet two of the following three criteria:

  • AQF level 7 bachelor's qualification in a related field or recognised equivalent
  • Approved work experience, professional certification or other recognised prior learning
  • AQF level 7 bachelor's qualification or recognised equivalent with a WAM of 65

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    38800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 38800 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    28800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28800 AUD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Sydney

1882 - 3547 AUD /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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