Study law at Deakin
Secure your place in the competitive legal field with one of the top law schools in Australia.
A TOP-CLASS LAW DEGREE
Join the next generation of lawyers and professionals who are empowered to use legal skills in a wide range of global careers.Find out more
Study at one of the leading law schools
We're ranked as one of Australia's top law schools4.
Work on real-world cases
At Deakin's Law Clinic, you'll assist real clients and take cases to court. Graduate job ready with invaluable practical experience.
Perfect balance between online and experiential learning
With online study options, you can study law without sacrificing your work, family and lifestyle commitments.
Top career paths by projected job growth.
“ We help students develop skills, including advocacy, reasoning, critical thinking, informed advice, analysis and communication; all useful in their future employment and career. ”
DEAN, DEAKIN LAW SCHOOL
A DIVERSE SKILL SET
“ Even though I knew lawyers do a lot of different things, it wasn’t until I got into the program that I realised how diverse your options are when you have a law degree behind you. ”
JURIS DOCTOR STUDENT
FEEL PART OF A COMMUNITY
“ Most rewarding for me has been working with a team of highly competent and dedicated law students who share goals and ideals. ”
BACHELOR OF LAWS (HONS)/BACHELOR OF COMMERCE
Choose the law course that best suits you. Enter law with an undergraduate degree, or complement your existing university qualifications with a postgraduate law degree. Both will provide you with equal access to the legal profession.
With our focus on experiential learning, you'll develop practical legal skills and experience that will make you an in-demand legal professional.Explore course
Designed for non-law graduates, Deakin's Juris Doctor combines commercial law with the development of practical skills essential to contemporary legal practice.Explore course
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