Juris Doctor with a specialisation in International Law
Macquarie University

(Tuition fee is not stated)
5 years

Course Description

Juris Doctor with a specialisation in International Law



This specialisation offers an advanced and integrated understanding of international law in an integrated and interdisciplinary context. You will gain specialised legal knowledge and research skills applicable to professional practice in a variety of areas including: the law of international organisations; international environmental law; law and globalisation; international human rights law; international dispute settlement; international trade and finance; and the law of the sea.


  • Flexible study options, including both on campus and distance modes of study, means you can continue full-time employment whilst enrolled in the program.
  • You will learn how to identify and critique the special ethical, policy and professional challenges raised by practice in the area of international law.
  • Advanced research and problem solving skills are developed to address contemporary challenges in the area ofinternational law as they relate to your professional role.
  • Gain nationally and internationally-recognised qualifications in one of the top 150 law schools in the world.

Career Opportunities


Graduates with this specialisation will apply their expertise to a range of professional practice areas in international law, including government, not-for-profit organisations, foreign service and the private sector.


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