The University of Queensland

Bachelor of Laws Honours



University Location Brisbane, Queensland
City Population 2.3 million
Student Population 52,350
Int'l Student Population 18,000
Main Campus St Lucia
Program Campus St Lucia
Program Duration 4 years
Estimated Annual Tuition $45,648 AUD (2021 fees; subject to increase)
Semester Intake February and July
Next Available Intake February 2021
Application Deadline Variable*


The TC Beirne School of Law at the University of Queensland is an international leader in teaching and research. The school was also ranked 36th in the world in the 2018 QS World University Rankings by Subject – the only Queensland law school to be ranked in the top 50.

As a UQ Bachelor of Laws student, you will benefit from a strong co-curricular program that includes real-world experience in the legal profession; holistic events to help you stay healthy, engaged and motivated; and national and international mooting competitions.


The UQ LLB is a prestigious, honours-level undergraduate program offering a thorough understanding of the concepts, principles, policies and values of the law, both in Australia and other jurisdictions. It develops outstanding skills in critical analysis, thought and argument—skills which will be valuable in whatever career path you choose.

National and international mooting
During your studies, you’ll have the opportunity to participate in a wide range of national and international mooting competitions to develop your professional skills. UQ mooting teams have a strong reputation for their high performance.

Go further with a dual program

  • Arts/Laws (Honours)
  • Business Management/Laws (Honours)
  • Commerce/Laws (Honours)
  • Economics/Laws (Honours)
  • Journalism/Laws (Honours)
  • Science/Laws (Honours)Journalism

Admission Requirements

Completed high school diploma
Applicants must have a high school diploma with a minimum cumulative GPA of 94%. For students who have completed some university study, a 6.5 out of 7 GPA is required. Please note admission to the UQ LLB (Honours) is extremely competitive.

The University of Queensland does not require the LSAT for entry. Work experience is not required for admission.


Admission Timeline

*UQ Law has a general application deadline of November 29 for the February intake and June 29 for the July intake. You are encouraged to apply as early as possible. Late applications may be accepted.