Course details

Master of Laws (International Law and Politics)
NZQF Level 9

About the course

Graduates of this degree will have extended knowledge and skills in law and politics and well-developed research skills. The degree prepares students for careers in the diplomatic service, specialised legal practice, inter-governmental agencies, non-governmental organisations and the military, or for doctoral study.

About the provider

At the University of Canterbury you will get to enjoy the very best a university has to offer ' a world class learning environment, a vibrant campus and a great student lifestyle that's packed with opportunities.

You will gain hands-on experience in courses led by academics who are actively engaged in research and who are experts in their fields. The culture promotes active learning, where the vibrant community allows you to be who you are and do what you love.

UC's picturesque campus with modern teaching and research facilities is set in the heart of a city that has become a magnet for growth and innovation. Further afield lies a region packed with outdoor adventure, from the mountains to the sea.