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.
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.
East meets West: 1 programme, 2 cities, 2 degrees
The LL.M. programme is a 1-year full-time / 2-years part-time programme, comprising 8 courses.
The main objective of the SMU Law Academy 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.
Last updated on 28 Mar 2018 .