The Monash JD
LLM (Juris Doctor) current student
Start your law career by studying the Master of Laws (Juris Doctor) at Monash University. The Monash JD is a graduate law degree designed to teach you the knowledge and skills required to practise law.
This innovative degree provides graduates from disciplines other than Law the transferable skills and knowledge only a law degree from one of Australia's leading universities can provide.
The Monash JD offers you:
As a graduate of the JD program, you are highly sought-after and valued by potential employers.
There are many international students undertaking both undergraduate and postgraduate programs from countries such as Malaysia, Singapore and Canada at Monash Law School.
See Future international students for more information.
As a non-law graduate you can meet the academic requirements for admission as a legal practitioner with the Monash JD.
In addition, law graduates must meet the practical legal training requirements for admission.
There are a number of bursaries and scholarships based on academic merit and access and equity.
See Scholarships at Monash for more information.
There are a range of student experience opportunities on offer at Monash Law School including the opportunity for overseas studies and internships.
We understand that studying at university - and specifically studying law - can be challenging, so we have developed a number of services to make your study experience fulfilling and enjoyable.
See Support services for more information.