The Doctor of Jurisprudence or Juris Doctor degree is a first professional graduate degree awarded for completing two to four years of law school. After passing a bar examination, a JD graduate may practice law in a number of different areas.To become a master, students must complete a required number of courses at the graduate level. This degree typically takes about two years to complete as a fu… Read more

The Doctor of Jurisprudence or Juris Doctor degree is a first professional graduate degree awarded for completing two to four years of law school. After passing a bar examination, a JD graduate may practice law in a number of different areas.

To become a master, students must complete a required number of courses at the graduate level. This degree typically takes about two years to complete as a full-time student. Choose among a wide range of topics, including engineering, art, and business.

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Juris Doctor Degrees in Australia

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Canberra, Australia

The ANU Juris Doctor (JD) is a distinctive programme designed for graduates of non-law disciplines (or non-Australian law degrees) and provides the qualification required for ... +

The ANU Juris Doctor (JD) is a distinctive programme designed for graduates of non-law disciplines (or non-Australian law degrees) and provides the qualification required for admission as a lawyer in Australia and some other jurisdictions. -
Juris Doctor
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
English
Campus
 
Sydney, Australia

This course is the only integrated law and Practical Legal Training (PLT) degree in Sydney, and meets both the academic and practical requirements for admission to practise la ... +

This course is the only integrated law and Practical Legal Training (PLT) degree in Sydney, and meets both the academic and practical requirements for admission to practise law in NSW. Like the standard Juris Doctor, this course is an Australian Qualifications Framework Level 9 master's degree that builds knowledge and experience in fundamental legal theory. -
Juris Doctor
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
English
Campus
 
Australia Online, Australia

The Juris Doctor is a graduate entry program for non-law graduates. If you want a career in law and already have an undergraduate degree, you can enter the Juris Doctor rather ... +

The Juris Doctor is a graduate entry program for non-law graduates. If you want a career in law and already have an undergraduate degree, you can enter the Juris Doctor rather than the undergraduate Bachelor of Laws. -
Juris Doctor
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
English
Online
 
Melbourne, Australia

Taught at a graduate level, the Melbourne JD (Juris Doctor) equips graduates to take a leading role in contemporary legal practice, the business world, government or community ... +

Taught at a graduate level, the Melbourne JD (Juris Doctor) equips graduates to take a leading role in contemporary legal practice, the business world, government or community organizations. -
Juris Doctor
Full-time
3 years
English
February 2020
Campus
 
Robina, Australia

The Juris Doctor is a professional legal qualification which prepares you to become a legal professional in the corporate, government, community or not for profit sectors, bot ... +

The Juris Doctor is a professional legal qualification which prepares you to become a legal professional in the corporate, government, community or not for profit sectors, both within Australia and overseas. -
Juris Doctor
Full-time
108 weeks
January 2020
Campus
 
Sydney, Australia

The UTS Juris Doctor is an internationally recognised graduate-entry qualification for non-law graduates. As an Australian Qualifications Framework Level 9 master's qualificat ... +

The UTS Juris Doctor is an internationally recognised graduate-entry qualification for non-law graduates. As an Australian Qualifications Framework Level 9 master's qualification, this course meets the academic requirements for admission as a lawyer in NSW for graduates who have successfully completed a first degree. -
Juris Doctor
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
English
Campus