Master of Laws (LLM) Scholarship

The Faculty of Business and Law is offering up to 10 scholarships per year from Trimester 2, 2016 until Trimester 2, 2018 to eligible students who have applied for the Masters of Laws (LLM) program at the Deakin Law School.

Value and duration


Fee reduction of $10,000 for the duration of the course.

Students required to undertake English at Deakin University English Language Institute (DUELI) will be offered a bursary that covers 5 weeks of English.


Normal duration of the course (1 year full-time or part-time equivalent).

Important dates

Opening dateTrimester 2 2016
Closing dateTrimester 2 2018

Note: there are up to 10 scholarships available per year.

How to apply

Students who meet the eligibility criteria will be automatically assessed for the scholarship and will be advised of the outcome.


To apply for admission to the LLM program, a student must have completed a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree or equivalent, and no less than four years of full-time study at a university or other approved educational institution and satisfied the minimum entry requirements of the LLM program. In some circumstances consideration may also be given to students who have more than two years of relevant work experience.

Candidates for the LLM program must also demonstrate English Language competency at Band B as set out in Schedule A to the Admission Criteria Selection (Higher Education Courses) procedure before commencing study.

Students will be required to complete an application for the Master of Laws Program and will be selected for the scholarship based on academic merit, professional experience, quality of their application, and interview performance.

Further information

For more information, please email the Deakin Law School directly.