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Diploma in Law

University of Waikato

Subject area

Law not elsewhere classified

Qualification

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Entry requirements

University Entrance from NCEA or equivalent

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The Diploma in Law allows students the opportunity to explore new career opportunities or enhance their current role. The online component of the Diploma allows students the flexibility to fit studies around work and family commitments. The Diploma in Laws is often utilised as a pathway to the Bachelor of Laws, with all papers completed under the Diploma in Law are able to be transferred to count toward the second and first years of a Bachelor of Laws.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Law at this level can earn:

$55,000

Median earnings one year after study

$50,000

Median earnings two years after study

$61,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

63%

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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Waitaha-A-Hei / University of Waikato Scholarship

Provided by:

University of Waikato - Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.waikato.ac.nz/research/scholarships/

Value:

$14,500

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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 924 528
Phone: (07) 838 4448
Fax: (07) 838 4253
Email: recruitment@waikato.ac.nz
Web: http://www.waikato.ac.nz

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

Sources

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