Juris Doctor

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The experience


Experience student life in and beyond the classroom

Be part of a tight-knit cohort of graduate students and build a network of Melbourne Law School alumni, mentors and teachers.

Meet our students

The Law School has several student groups who run social activities, career networks, tutorials and competitions.

Learn more about student life and societies

Study Internationally

Choose from a range of study abroad options or tailor your JD studies to focus on global legal practice.

Enrol in one of Melbourne Law School’s internationally-taught elective subjects, or immerse yourself in another culture while studying a semester abroad.

You may be eligible to pursue an additional degree through our partnerships with many world-famous universities overseas, including: the University of Cambridge, the University of Oxford, New York University and the National University of Singapore.

Learn more about studying an elective in New York

Explore the connection between technology and the law

Choose from a growing suite of elective subjects that focus on disruption in the law and develop the technical skills to navigate the complex ethical, legal and social implications of new technologies.

Learn more about technology and innovation at Melbourne Law School

Build your employment skills

Take part in an internship to help build your career prospects and develop experience working in a range of environments.

Work with real clients to solve real legal problems through Melbourne Law School’s Public Interest Law Initiative. This range of clinical subjects allows you to hone your legal skills while providing the community with much-needed resources for public interest law causes.

Learn more about the Public Interest Law Initiative

Be guided by someone who's been in your shoes

Melbourne Law School’s mentor program provides one-on-one guidance from an experienced legal professional working in your individual area of interest.

Hear from a JD student about the mentor program

student Profile

Ken Kiat