LLM - Master of Laws (LLM)
|Start date||Students with Canadian or US credentials||Students with international credentials|
|September||January 15th||January 15th|
All official supporting documents must be received by the deadline.
Program contact details
- Joanne Chung, firstname.lastname@example.org
1822 East Mall
British Columbia, V6T 1Z1
The LLM at UBC Law is a research-intensive degree that prepares graduates for opportunities in law teaching, legal research, policy development, public and governmental service, and the practice of law. The program attracts domestic and international students with common and civil law training.
The focal point of the degree is a thesis. Working closely with a supervising faculty member, students in the LLM program have the opportunity to and are expected to produce a substantial piece of original legal scholarship and of publishable quality.
Tuition / Program costs
|Fees||Canadian Citizen / Permanent Resident / Refugee / Diplomat||International|
|Installments per year||3||3|
|Tuition per installment||$1,478.71||$2,597.84|
|Tuition per year||$4,436.13||$7,793.52|
|Int. Tuition Award (ITA) per year (if eligible)||$3,200.00 (-)|
|Other Fees and Costs|
|Student Fees (yearly)||$797.00 (approx.)|
|Costs of living (yearly)||starting at $13,043.00 (check cost calculator)|
All fees for the year are subject to adjustment and UBC reserves the right to change any fees without notice at any time, including tuition and student fees. In case of a discrepancy between this webpage and the UBC Calendar, the UBC Calendar entry will be held to be correct.
This program has a graduation rate of 80% based on 51 students admitted between 2004 - 2007. Based on 44 graduations between 2010 - 2013 the minimum time to completion is 0.82 years and the maximum time is 5.33 years with an average of 1.94 years of study. All calculations exclude leave times.
Admissions data refer to all UBC Vancouver applications, offers, new registrants for each year, May to April [updated: 20 Aug 2013]. Enrolment data are based on March 1 snapshots. Program completion data are only provided for datasets comprised of more than 4 individuals. Rates and times of completion depend on a number of variables (e.g. curriculum requirements, student funding), some of which may have changed in recent years for some programs [updated: 17 Dec 2013].