Entry to the legal profession

About this study area

Law is an exciting and challenging discipline that opens pathways to the worlds of politics, business and public affairs, as well as the legal profession.

The Melbourne JD (Juris Doctor) is a graduate law degree that leads to admission to legal practice in Australia and can be used as a basis for seeking admission in many overseas jurisdictions.

The JD curriculum allows you to build the core skills essential to a wide range of legal and professional careers, and provides extensive international opportunities.