Otago’s Faculty of Law has a long history of providing a world-class legal education.
Otago attracts postgraduate supervisors, who have international reputations in their fields of research.
Visit the Faculty of Law – staff areas of research webpage
Otago’s postgraduate law programmes challenge you intellectually, while developing your independent research skills. As a postgraduate law student, you are part of the Faculty. Students are invited to seminars and events.
Postgraduate candidates come both from New Zealand and overseas: some are legal practitioners seeking to upskill and develop specialist expertise in their chosen profession, while others will go into academic careers.
Otago’s postgraduate programmes
- Master of Laws (LLM)
- Master of Bioethics and Health Law (MBHL)
- Graduate Diploma in Bioethics and Health Law (GDipBHL)
- Master of Planning (MPlan)
- Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
- Doctor of Laws (LLD)
Admission to postgraduate law programmes
Entry into Law’s postgraduate programmes is restricted. Please refer to the individual programme pages for more detail.