Graduate degree pathway

How to become a lawyer


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      Law school in Australia
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    3 years Bachelor degree
    3 years Juris Doctor


    At Melbourne, a career in law begins with an undergraduate degree in any discipline followed by the Melbourne JD (Juris Doctor) graduate course.

    Graduating with an undergraduate and graduate degree gives you a higher level of qualification than a traditional double degree.

    Melbourne Law School is ranked No.1 in Australia and No.10 in the world by QS World University Rankings by Subject 2020, and No.1 in Australia and No.11 in the world by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings by Subject 2021.