|University Location||Sydney, New South Wales|
|City Population||5 million|
|Int'l Student Population||10,600|
|Main Campus||Camperdown / Darlington|
|Program Campus||Camperdown / Darlington|
|Program Duration||3 years|
|Estimated Annual Tuition||$51,000 AUD (2021 fees; subject to increase)|
|Next Available Intake||February 2021|
|Application Deadline||January 8, 2021*|
|International Places||up to 55 (155 total)|
Ranked #12 in the world for law (2019 QS World Rankings by Subject), Sydney Law School is Australia’s first. As one of the world’s leading law schools, University of Sydney law students learn from globally recognized legal educators and highly respected professional practitioners.
The Sydney Juris Doctor (JD) is the University of Sydney’s graduate-entry law degree. It provides a world-class legal education that prepares you for the global and international environment in which you will provide legal advice.
A comprehensive, three-year qualification, the Sydney JD has an unrivalled international focus, drawing on Sydney’s faculty of leading academics and international adjunct faculty members, and its long tradition of engagement with international law and perspectives. As a Sydney law student, you will receive an education that equips you for the practice of law in a global, transnational and international marketplace for legal services.
Completed bachelor’s degree
You must have a completed undergraduate degree with a cumulative grade point average of 65% or above to apply.
You also have the option of submitting a high school transcript. The university would weigh 25% of your academic assessment based on your high school Grade 12 year and the remaining 75% would be based on your university studies.
*While the application deadline January 8, 2021, you are strongly encouraged to apply a minimum of six months in advance.