Doctor of Laws

University of Otago

Subject area

Law

Qualification

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Entry requirements

A candidate must normally be a graduate of the University of Otago, with a Master of Laws degree conferred at least five years before candidature.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will have demonstrated special excellence in published contributions in the history, philosophy, exposition or criticism of law.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Society and Culture at this level can earn:

$64,000

Median earnings one year after study

$68,000

Median earnings two years after study

$68,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

73%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Keystone Trust Student Study Awards

Provided by:

The Keystone New Zealand Property Education Trust - Marketing & Events Coordinator

Website:

http://www.keystonetrust.org.nz

Value:

Up to $5,000 per annum for threeyears

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Jolene Patuawa-Tuilave Māori Leadership in Law Scholarship

Provided by:

University of Otago - Scholarships Administrator

Website:

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

Value:

$3,000

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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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