Faculty of Law


Master by Coursework

The LL.M by coursework is a fully taught programme. There are a variety of programmes such as :

FOR LAW GRADUATES:

LW700


Master Of Laws

In this programme, candidates are required to take eight (8) courses , comprising of Legal Research and Methodology (a compulsory course) and seven other core electives, which can be chosen from the list of courses offered in the specialised Master programmes such as; LW 701, LW702, LW703, LW704 and LW705.

LW701


Master Of Laws (Intellectual Property Law)

Course Subjects:

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

LWM701

Legal Research And Methodology

LWM702

Malaysian Copyright And Design Laws

LWM703

Malaysian Patent And Trademark Laws

LWM704

Comparative Copyright Laws

LWM705

Comparative Patent Laws

LWM706

Comparative Trademark And Unfair Competition Laws

LWM707

Comparative Design Laws

One Elective subject

( to be chosen from the other specialised master programmes)

LW702


Master Of Laws (Corporate Law)

Course Subjects:

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

LWM701

Legal Research And Methodology

LWM711

Advanced Company Law I

LWM712

Advanced Company Law II

LWM713

Corporate Governance

LWM714

Securities Regulations

LWM715

Shareholders Remedies

LWM716

Corporate Insolvency Law

One Elective subject

( to be chosen from the other specialised master programmes)

LW703


Master Of Laws (Legal Aspects Of Marine Affairs)

Course Subjects:

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

LWM701

Legal Research And Methodology

LWM719

Law Of The Sea

LWM721

Law Of Carriage Of Goods By Sea: Chartering

LWM722

Law Of Carriage Of Goods By Sea: Cargo Documents

LWM723

Law Of Marine Insurance: General Principles

LWM724

Law Of Marine Insurance : Specific Policies

LWM725

Admiralty Law And Practices: Ship Financing And Collision At Sea

LWM726

Admiralty Law And Practices: Regulatory Framework And Admiralty Jurisdiction

LW704


Master Of Laws (Public And Public Interest Law)

Course Subjects:

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

LWM701

Legal Research And Methodology

LWM728

Comparative Constitutional Process

LWM729

Comparative Human Rights Law

LWM730

Public Law And Public Accountability

LWM731

Comparative Administrative Law I

LWM732

Comparative Administrative Law II

LWM733

Consumer Protection Law

LWM735

Environmental Law And Policy

LW705


Master Of Laws (Commercial Law)

Course Subjects:

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

LWM701

Legal Research And Methodology

LWM727

Law Of International Trade And Finance

LWM736

Insurance Law

LWM737

Islamic Law Of Transactions

LWM738

Islamic Banking And Securities Law

LWM739

Property Development Law

LWM740

World Trade System

One Elective subject

( to be chosen from the other specialised master programmes)

 

Entry Requirements

a) The minimum entry requirements for the LLM by coursework are as follows:

- A first degree in law with at least a CGPA of 2.50 or its equivalent; or
- Other qualifications relevant to legal studies that are recognised by the Faculty

b) A candidate who does not meet the minimum requirement as mentioned in (a) above but has the relevant working experience would be considered.

Mode of Study
Full-time : 2 semesters
Part-time : 4 semesters

Classess : 6.30pm-9.30 pm (Monday - Friday) for both Full-time and Part-time mode of studies.

Tuition Fee Per Semester

Cluster

Programme

Local

Social Science and Humanities

Master

RM1738



NON-LAW GRADUATES:

LW706


Master of Legal Studies

Course Subjects:

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

PART 1: LAW750

Malaysian Legal System

LAW751

Legal Research And Methodology

LAW753

Commercial Law

LAW754

Law of Torts

PART 2: LAW755

Company Law

LAW756

Cyber Law

LAW757

Insurance Law

LAW758

Banking Law

LAW759

Islamic Transactions

LAW760

Islamic Banking and Securities Law

LAW761

Intellectual Property Rights

LAW762

Transport Law

LAW763

Property Development Law

LAW764

Constitutional Processes

LAW765

Environmental Law and Policy

LAW766

Consumer Protection Law

LAW767

Industrial Relation

LAW768

Environmental Helath Law

LAW769

Professional Ethics

PART 3: LAW752

Dissertation

One Elective subjects

to be chosen from the list

LAW771

Law of International Trade and Finance

LAW772

International Media and Information

LAW775

International Environmental Law

LAW774

Comparative Administrative Law

LAW776

ASEAN Legal System

LAW777

Public International Law

LAW778

Aviation Law and Practice

LAW779

Maritime Law

LW707


Master of Laws (Enforcement Law)

Course Subjects:

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

PART 1: LWM751

Legal Research And Methodology

LWM750

Malaysian Legal System

LWM780

Criminal Law

LWM824

Law of Evidence I

PART 2: LWM782

Pre-Trial Procedure

LWM784

Contemporary Legal Issues in Enforcement Law

LWM825

Law of Evidence II

Two Elective subjects

to be chosen from the list

LWM761

Intellectual Property Rights

LWM762

Transport Law

LWM739

Property Development Law

LWM765

Environmental Law and Policy

LWM768

Environmental Helath Law

LWM769

Professional Ethics

LWM785

Commercial Crimes

LWM786

Law ot the Sea

PART 3: LWM752

Law Dissertation

LWM783

Trial Procedure

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Entry Requirements
a) The minimum entry requirements for the LLM by coursework are as follows:
• A first degree in any field from a university recognised by the government of Malaysia with a minimum of at least a CGPA of 2.75 or its equivalent; or
• A first degree in any field from a university recognised by the government of Malaysia with a minimum of at least a CGPA of 2.50 plus at least 2 years working experience.
b) A candidate who does not meet the minimum requirement as mentioned in (a) above but has the relevant working experience would be considered.

Mode of Study
Full-time : 3 semesters
Part-time : 5 semesters

Classess : 8.30 am-6.30 pm (Saturday) for both Full-time and Part-time mode of studies.

Tuition Fee Per Semester

Cluster

Programme

Local

Social Science and Humanities

Master

RM1738


Mode and Duration
N.B The Faculty’s Postgraduate Committee reserves the right to fix a quota for any particular option or to withdraw an option or, in a particular academic year, to introduce an additional option or to decline to offer an option.

Enquiries
For more information about the programmes, please feel free to visit, call or e-mail the Head of Post Graduate Programme or visit www.ipsis.uitm.edu.my.


*'The Faculty's Postgraduate Committee reserves the right to fix a quota for any particular option or withdraw an option or, in a particular academic year, to introduce an additional option or to decline to offer an option.


Head of Post Graduate Programmes
Faculty of Law, Universiti Teknologi MARA,
40450 Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
Tel: 603-55444181 / +603-55435953
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Master by Research

Master by Research

LW751 MASTER OF LAWS ( BY RESEARCH)

Introduction
This programme intends to train candidates to develop some conceptual and analytical capabilities in the field of law through a rigorous examination of an original study to be conducted under the supervision of a supervisor from the faculty. At the end of the programme, candidates are required to submit a thesis not exceeding 50,000 words and go through a viva voce successfully.

Admission Requirement

a) Applicant must have a recognised Master degree in Law with a Cumulative Grade Point Average CGPA) of at least 2.75 or equivalent.
b) Application must be accompanied by a written research proposal in the required format.
c) Candidates are required to succesfully undergo an interview with the Faculty’s Postgraduate Committee.

Mode and Duration
Full Time : 3 semesters
Part Time : 4 semesters

Tuition Fee per Semester

Cluster

Programme

Local

International

Social Science and Humanities

Master

RM888

RM2455


Guidelines for International Applicants

1) Academic Qualification
Master’s Program - Applicant must have a Bachelor’s Degree with Honours in a relevant field of study from a university that is recognized by the University Senate and the Malaysian government.


2) English Language Proficiency
All international applicants from non-English speaking countries applying for postgraduate studies in UiTM are required to show proof of English language proficiency as follows:
- TOEFL certificate with a score of at least
- 550 for (paper based), or
- 213 (computer based), or
- 79-80 (IBT), or
- An IELTS certificate with at least Band 6.0

Inquiries
*'The Faculty's Postgraduate Committee reserves the right to fix a quota for any particular option or withdraw an option or, in a particular academic year, to introduce an additional option or to decline to offer an option.

For more information, please visit, call or e-mail the:
Head of Post Graduate Programme
Faculty of Law, Universiti Teknologi MARA,
40450 Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
Tel: 603-55444181 / +603-55435953
Email : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

PhD

LW 991 - PhD in Law

Programme Details
This programme intends to train candidates to develop some conceptual and analytical capabilities in the field of law through a rigorous examination of an original study to be conducted under the supervision of a supervisor from the faculty. At the end of the programme, candidates are required to submit a thesis not exceeding 100,000 words and go through a viva voce successfully.

Admission Requirements
• Applicant must have a recognised Master degree in Law with a Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of at least 3.00 or equivalent.
• Application must be accompanied by a written research proposal in the required format.
Candidates are required to undergo an interview with the Faculty’s Postgraduate Committee.