Bachelor of Laws

University of Otago

Subject area

Law

Duration

4

4 Years

Total student fees

$26,208

over 4 Years - details

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This degree provides a general and critical legal education. A graduate is eligible for entry to the New Zealand legal profession and has skills in legal research, including use of electronic databases and search tools, writing and advocacy.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A New Zealand university entrance qualification or equivalent. Selection on academic merit for the second year of the programme.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


Duration

4 Years


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$6,552 $26,208
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$6,297 $25,189
Total $12,849 $51,397

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.


Student Success

92%


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $53,743
Earnings range $45,152 - $63,118
In employment 81%
In further study 13%
On a benefit 0%

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

James Henry Scholarship

Provided by:

University of Otago - Scholarships Administrator

Website:

http://www.otago.ac.nz/graduate-research/scholarships/

Value:

$600

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Loman Friedlander Award

Provided by:

Loman Friedlander Trust - The Secretary

Website:

http://www.nzipa.org.nz/

Value:

$1,000 each year.

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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 808 098
Phone: (03) 479 1100
Fax: (03) 474 1607
Email: university@otago.ac.nz
Web: http://www.otago.ac.nz

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

Where does this information come from?

The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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