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Public Law

The University of the West Indies

LL.M.
12 months
Duration
10000 USD/year
10000 USD/year
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About

The LL.M. in Public Law at the University of the West Indies is designed to provide the foundation for the development of a regional jurisprudence in the area of Public Law. This area is central to the practice of good democratic governance and to the success of both the Single Market an Economy and the CCJ.  

Overview

The Public Law program offered by the University of the West Indies aims to provide legal practitioners and other qualified persons in the private sector with advanced training in the areas of Public International Law, International Trade Law, and Competition Law.

You Will Learn About:

  • The theoretical issues embedded in the whole area of Constitutional and Administrative Law;
  • The area of law that forms the legal foundation of the State and the allocation of its sovereign powers;
  • The area of law that addresses and defines the relationship between the individual and the State.

Career Opportunities

If You Want To:

  • Advance your career in Public Law
  • Be a Magistrate or Judicial officer work in the public service
  • Be a legislative drafter

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Advanced Public International Trade Law
  • Advanced Public International Law
  • Competition Law in a Global Economy
  • Advanced International Environmental Law
  • Advanced Caribbean Integration Law 
  • Public Law I – Advanced Constitutional Law
  • Public Law II – Advanced Administrative Law
  • Advanced International Human Rights Law

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
82
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • must hold a LL.B. degree, or any other professional legal qualification, with at least Second Class Honours
  • should be admitted to practise in any part of the Commonwealth
  • should have also been certified as being in practice for a minimum of five years.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10000 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    10000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10000 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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