Master of Jurisprudence

University of Sydney

The program covers legal thought and theory, including the philosophy of law and the sociological theory of law. The subject matter covers law in the context of human thought and the history of ideas as well as law in its social, cultural and political context. The focus is on the general principles of law, its operation and function in society and comparatively across history, cultures and nations.

Course Fee:

Australian: $35,000
International: $44,500

Entry Requirements:

Relevant bachelor degree; or equivalent


The embedded courses in this sequence are: Graduate Diploma; Master. Providing candidates satisfy the admission requirements for each stage, a candidate may progress to the award of any of the courses in this sequence. Only the longest award completed will be conferred.

Subjects you can Study:


Study Pathways:

Exit point: Graduate Diploma of Jurisprudence.

Accepts International Students:


Related Careers:

Judge, Lawyer,
Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Camperdown/Darlington No info Yes Full time 1 year
Camperdown/Darlington No info Yes Part time 2 years
The University of Sydney aims to create a place where the best researchers and most promising students can achieve their full potential. Student life offers a vibrant and exciting range of opportunities outside the classroom. The University has over 200 clubs and societies to join, many bars and cafes, and sporting complexes. Join the University of Sydney and discover why they are number one in Australia and fourth in the world for graduate employability in the QS Graduate Employability Rankings, and have 13 disciplines ranked amongst the top 20 in the QS 2016/17 Subject Rankings. Provider CRICOS: 00026A

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