Programme Offered

These programs are conducted by writing a thesis/dissertation only. Throughout the period of study, candidates will be guided by the Faculty’s Academician either as a Supervisor, Joint Supervisors or a member of the Graduate Supervisory Committee, to write a thesis/ dissertation. The areas of specialization of research offered are as follows:

  • Child Law
  • Family Law
  • Islamic Criminal Law
  • Islamic Commercial Law
  • Constitutional Law
  • Administrative Law
  • Medical Law
  • Law of Securities Regulation
  • Insolvency Law
  • Company and Partnership Law
  • Labour Law and Industrial Relations
  • Commercial and Consumer Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Contract Law
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Banking Law
  • Law of Tort
  • Criminal Law
  • Equity and Trust
  • Gender and Law
  • Public International Law
  • International Economics Law
  • Criminal Justice
  • International Law of the Sea
  • Law of Migration
  • Juvenile Justice
  • Takaful Law
  • Sport Law
  • International Development Law
  • Law of Information Technology
  • Islamic Securities Law
  • Islamic Financial System
  • Law of Corporate Crime
  • Legal Research Methodology
  • Competition Law
  • Water Law
  • Evidence Law
  • International Law and Indigenous People
  • Forensic Law
  • International Human Rights Law

Mode of Study: Research
Registration Status: Full Time & Part Time

In the Master of Laws Program (Coursework Mode & Mixed Mode), there are several courses that candidates may enroll. For Mixed Mode, candidates will be guided by the Faculty’s Academician either as a Supervisor, Joint Supervisor or a member of the Graduate Supervisory Committee, to write a dissertation after completing the required courses. The courses offered are as follows:

  • Comparative Labour Law and Industrial Relations
  • Child Law
  • Comparative Family Law
  • Islamic Financial System
  • Islamic Criminal Law
  • Comparative Constitutional Law
  • Advanced Intellectual Property Law
  • Law of Information Technology
  • Law of Corporate Crime
  • International Law of the Sea
  • Medical Law
  • Legal Research Methodology
  • International Economics Law
  • Advanced Company Law
  • Gender and Law
  • Law of Securities Regulations
  • Advanced Law of Sale of Goods
  • Comparative Administration Law
  • Advance International Trade Law
  • International Law and Third World
  • Insolvency Law
  • International Human Rights Law
  • Competition Law
  • Heritage Law
  • Advance Tourism Law
  • International Environmental Law
  • Advance International Law and Indigenous People
  • Migration Law
  • International Development Law
  • Coroners Law
  • Advance Sports Law
  • Advance Takaful Law
  • Islamic Security Law
  • Advance Evidence Law
  • Water Law
  • Forensic Law *

Mode of Study: Coursework / Mixed Mode (Coursework & Research)
Registration Status: *Full Time & **Part Time
Lectures: *During weekdays (8.00 a.m to 6.00 p.m)
**During weekdays (6.00 p.m to 11.00 p.m) and weekend

The application for Coursework and Mixed Mode program are through eSPEED system: https://smp.ukm.my/espeed/

LAW PROGRAMME

Faculty of Law

PROGRAM SUMMARY

A career in Law is intellectually challenging, financially rewarding & personally fulfilling. Law is not just about rules & regulation. Law is also about rights, justice & understanding of human behaviour & society. 

The Faculty of Law, UKM has designed postgraduate programmes Doctor of Philosophy (Law) and Master of Laws (LLM) in improving a standard of thoughts, skills & knowledge.

The advantage of postgraduate study is that it allows you to enter employment with additional skills and knowledge. As we specialise in teaching, with a focus on practical problem solving, you’ll develop a formidable range of essential skills that can make all the difference when developing your career.

LIFE AT THE FACULTY

UKM is one of the oldest public universities in Malaysia and was awarded Research University status by the Malaysian Government in 2007. To ensure international recognition, Faculty of Law has collaborated with partner universities from Asia, and Europe to offer Summer Mobility Programmes and jointly research. Our facilities are ready and designated to fulfilled interest in doing research with comfort.

Programme Requirement

Requirements for admission to the Masters Degree programme:

  1. Bachelor’s Degree with a good Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) from the University or any higher learning institution recognised by the Senate; or

  2. Degree in Medical or Dentistry from the University or any higher learning institution or an equivalent degree thereto from any higher learning institution recognised by the Senate; or

  3. Other qualifications recognised by the Senate obtained through Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) or through Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL); and

  4. Fulfills other requirements prescribed by the programme (where applicable).

Requirements for admission to the Masters Degree programme:

  1. Bachelor’s Degree with a good Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) from the University or any higher learning institution recognised by the Senate; or

  2. Degree in Medical or Dentistry from the University or any higher learning institution or an equivalent degree thereto from any higher learning institution recognised by the Senate; or

  3. Other qualifications recognised by the Senate obtained through Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) or through Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL); and

  4. Fulfills other requirements prescribed by the programme (where applicable).

ENGLISH LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY REQUIREMENTS

1. An international candidate is required to fulfill the English Language proficiency requirements as follows:

a. Obtained TOEFL (550), IELTS(6) or MUET (4) results which fulfil the score or minimum band requirements prescribed by the programme; or

b. For certain programmes, a candidate is required to sit for an English Proficiency Test (EPT) and if he/she fails to achieve the level specified by the programme, the candidate is required to attend and pass the English Proficiency Module (EPM) in a maximum period of two (2) semesters before he is allowed to register for the study programme. The candidate shall register as a Non Graduating Student.

2. The Faculty/Institute may grant exemption to the requirements specified in subregulation (1) for the international candidate who:

a. will be writing his/her thesis/dissertation in the Malay/ Arabic languages;

b. has the academic qualifications obtained from any local universities recognised by the Senate; or

c. is originally from a country where English is the official language or he/she has the academic qualifications obtained from any higher learning institution which uses English as the medium of instruction.

The candidate may be exempted from the requirements stated in subregulation (2), but the candidate shall sit for the English Proficiency Test (EPT) and if he/she fails to obtain the level specified by the programme, the candidate is required to attend and pass the English Proficiency Module (EPM).

How Much It Will Cost Me?

Full Research & Mixed Mode Programs (Full Time – min 2 sem; Part Time – min 4 sem)

  Mode Study

Registration

Service & Activity

Tuition Fees

1st Semester

Subsequent Semester

Total Fees

Full time

1,0108451,4353,2902,2805,570

Part Time

8856251,235 2,7451,8608,325

Coursework Mode Programs – Full Time (Min 2 Sem) / Part time (Min 4 Sem)

  Mode Study

Registration

Service & Activity

Tuition Fees

1st Semester

Subsequent Semester

Total Fees

Full time (Master of Law)

1,0104201,6703,1002,0905,190

Part Time (Master of Law)

8852008351,9201,0355,025





Full Research & Mixed Mode Programs (Full Time – min 2 sem; Part Time – min 4 sem)

  Mode Study

Registration

Service & Activity

Tuition Fees

1st Semester

Subsequent Semester

Total Fees

Full time (Master of Law)

1,4109553,2005,5654,1559,720

Part Time (Master of Law)

1,2856852,5004,4703,18514,025

Coursework Mode Programs – Full Time (Min 2 Sem) / Part time (Min 4 Sem)

  Mode Study

Registration

Service & Activity

Tuition Fees

1st Semester

Subsequent Semester

Total Fees

Full time (Master of Law)

1,4105303,6005,5404,1309,670

Part Time (Master of Law)

1,2852601,8003,3452,0609,525

The fees is not include Personal Bond and Visa Reference (VDR)
** All fees are subject to change

Why This Programme?
  • Offers a wide range of subjects and fields at postgraduate level.
  • Change career direction, and enhance skill and knowledge.
  • Provide largest pool of expertise with PhD qualifications in various field of studies as well as industrial experience.
How To Apply
  1. Candidates have to apply online via: http://www.ukm.my/join/
  2. Intake for coursework and mixed mode are open twice a year, which is every October until November (for the next February intake) and every April until May (for the September intake).
  3. Application for research mode programmes can be made any time throughout the year.
  4. The duration for Masters programme requires 2 to 4 semester of study on fulltime basis and 4 to 8 semesters on a parttime basis and for Doctor of Philosophy programme is 6 to 12 semesters on fulltime basis and 8 to 14 semesters on a part-time basis.
Faculty Information

Campus : Bangi, Selangor
Faculty : Faculty of Law
Degree : Master of Laws (Research), Master of Laws (Coursework / Mixed Mode)

Duration:

  1. Research, Coursework, Mixed Mode Programme – Full Time (Min 2 Semester)/Part Time (Min 4 Semester)

Contact :
Faculty of Law
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
43600 UKM Bangi, Selangor
Malaysia

Tel : +603-8921 6820 / 6355
Fax: +603-8925 3217
Email : mhkh@ukm.edu.my
Website : www.ukm.my/fuu

Contact Us

Centre for Academic Management
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
43600 Bangi Selangor
Malaysia

Tel: +603 89118468 / 8389
Fax: +603 89118471 
Email: akad@ukm.edu.my
Website: www.ukm.my/akademik

Ready To Be A UKM Students?

FeesOne YearTwo Years (Indonesian Only)
Processing Fee1,000.001,140.00
Student Pass60.00120.00
Visa Fee (according to country – not exceeding RM 50)50.00 (max)30.00
Ikad50.00100.00
eVAL150.00150.00
Service Tax (6%)78.6077.40
EMGS Insurance400.00400.00
Total:1788.60Total: 2017.40

All in Ringgit Malaysia (RM)

Personal Bond
RM 2000
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RM 750
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RM 500
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RM 200
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