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Master of Legal Studies

University of Auckland

Subject area

Law

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Entry requirements

An average grade of B or higher in either a four-year bachelors degree, or a bachelors (honours) degree, or a bachelors degree and a professional or postgraduate qualification equivalent to one years advanced study.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

MLS graduates will have an enhanced understanding of legal concepts and legal methodology, the ability to apply legal research at an advanced level and to apply the law in a variety of social, environmental, cultural and commercial contexts.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Law at this level can earn:

$73,000

Median earnings one year after study

$81,000

Median earnings two years after study

$98,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

92%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2022

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Heartland Bank Freemasons Scholarships

Provided by:

Freemasons New Zealand - National Office

Website:

http://freemasonsnz.org/charity/

Value:

$6,000 - one per Division.

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University of Auckland Māori Academic Excellence Scholarships

Provided by:

The University of Auckland - Scholarships Regulations and Communications Adviser

Website:

https://www.auckland.ac.nz

Value:

$20,000 paid over 3 years

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 61 62 63
Phone: (09) 373 7999
Fax: (0800) 616 264
Email: studentinfo@auckland.ac.nz
Web: http://www.auckland.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Sources

NZQA supplies course information based on material from the provider.

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