Bachelor of Laws

University of Otago

Subject area

Law

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Entry requirements

Satisfactory performance in prerequisite law course (LAWS 101).

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.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Law at this level can earn:

$50,000

Median earnings one year after study

$59,000

Median earnings two years after study

$77,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

90%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

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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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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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

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Sources

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