Skip to content Skip to navigation

NEW GENERATION
LEGAL EAGLES
On top of principles and legal concepts, SMU Law
students develop a deeper appreciation of
how law operates within the business,
economic, social and political environments,
both locally and internationally.
Read how our graduates are raising the bar

CONTINUING LEGAL
EDUCATION (CLE)
Bringing you professional and executive
programmes relevant to the legal profession in
the practice of the law and the larger legal
community.
 
Find out what we have to offer

PRO BONO &
COMMUNITY
SERVICE
Giving back to the community
To build a collegial team of excellent researchers and teachers and to nurture lawyers who will lead and serve the community with distinction.

Welcome to School of Law (SMU)

SOL

PROGRAMMES

Bachelor of Laws

BACHELOR OF LAWS

The LL.B. is a 4-year meritorious honours programme with 36 course units worth of courses, comprising a careful mix of University Core courses, Law Core courses, Law-related courses, Law electives as well as General Education courses to ensure that graduates possess the desired contextual and cross-border knowledge and expertise.

Juris Doctor

JURIS DOCTOR

The J.D. programme is a full-time 3-year programme, comprising 22 courses totaling 25 course units. The programme may be accelerated in some cases for completion within 2 to 2.5 years subject to the approval of the J.D. Committee.

Master of Laws

MASTER OF LAWS

The rise of Asian economies has fuelled demand for legal services in the region, especially in terms of structuring cross-border deals as well as dealing with transnational disputes. The aim of this LLM programme is to expose students to a broad range of legal issues that businesses in Asia are likely to encounter so that they will be better prepared to advise on cross-border matters in the region.

 

Continuing Legal Education

CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION

The main objective of the CLE is to organise and conduct professional and executive programmes that are not only of relevance to the legal profession in the practice of the law, but also of interest to the larger legal community.


SOL

MEDIA & EVENTS

Events