This program is not available to international students who intend to apply for a student visa to undertake this program.
An LLM with a Global Perspective
Bond University Faculty of Law has assembled a team of international academics to facilitate a fully-online Master of Laws program which takes Bond Law’s global focus to a whole new level.
The Master of Laws in International Commercial Law is a postgraduate program designed for legal professionals from different cultural and legal backgrounds, who aim for a high-level career in an international law firm, multinational company or government. Its four 20 cps subjects apply state-of-the-art distance learning techniques to bridge the distance between students and their instructors, peers, and resources. Instructors based all over the world supervise online classes of no more than 20 domestic or international students. The program is entirely online which provides flexibility of study.
The International Commercial Law focuses on topics such as International Sales and Transport Law, Fundamentals of Intellectual Property Law, International Commercial Dispute Resolution and International Corporate Law.
With global legal minds from Switzerland, Canada, the United States of America, and Australia, the program is designed to provide students with the knowledge and resources to differentiate themselves in a legal market that is increasingly globalised. The Master of Laws in International Commercial Law can open the door to the world of international law.
- Fully online with the flexibility to study from anywhere in the world
- Taught by experts with proven global experience
- All resources are 100% online
About the program
The Master of Laws in International Commercial Law (Online) (LLM-ICL) is a postgraduate program offered by the Faculty of Law for law graduates from any jurisdiction. The program provides students with the opportunity to enhance their understanding of international commercial law and legal practice by completing advanced-level law subjects. Show more
The Master of Laws in International Commercial Law (Online) (LLM-ICL) is a postgraduate program offered by the Faculty of Law for law graduates from any jurisdiction. The program provides students with the opportunity to enhance their understanding of international commercial law and legal practice by completing advanced-level law subjects. The program develops students’ advanced legal research and writing skills and enhances their ability to critically analyse and evaluate complex commercial law issues within a variety of contexts. The program is delivered entirely online. Show less
|Duration||2 semesters (8 months)|
|Program type||Masters Coursework|
|CRICOS code||This program is not available to international students who intend to apply for a student visa.|
|Credit for prior study||For more details on applying for credit, please contact the Student Business Centre: [email protected]|
The Master of Laws provides a postgraduate qualification in international commercial law to compliment and enhance your skills and advance your career in the area.
The Master of Laws in International Commercial Law comprises of 80 credit points which is made up of four 20 cps subjects. It is offered completely online with students able to start in January, May or September.
Subjects available in the Master of Laws in International Commercial Law include:
- International Sales and Transport Law
- International Corporate Law
- International Commercial Dispute Resolution
- Fundamentals of Intellectual Property Law
Students enrolling in the Master of Laws in International Commercial Law will receive complimentary access to the following bonus modules:
- Features of Common Law and Civil Law Systems
- Legal Research and Writing
- Legal and Compliance Risk
- Professional Ethics for the Global Lawyer
The below fees are based on an average per semester cost, fees may vary based on which subjects are selected and the number of subjects enrolled in for each semester:
- 2020 fees: $21,720 per semester (based on 4 subjects per semester)
- 2021 fees: $22,840 per semester (based on 4 subjects per semester)
Price may vary depending on elective discipline choice.
When considering the fees associated with your studies, keep in mind that Bond’s accelerated schedule means you can finish your degree sooner and be out in the workforce up to a year earlier than if you went to another university.
This time saving also represents a substantial reduction in accommodation and living costs, plus a full year of extra earnings.
Academic entry requirements
The Master of Laws in International Commercial Law (Online) is offered to students who have completed a professional law qualification such as a Bachelor of Laws, Juris Doctor, or equivalent. Applicants from a non-English speaking background must achieve an IELTS score of at least 6.5, with no single band less than 6. Bond also accepts other English language tests including TOEFL iBT, CAE and PTE.
Please contact the Office of Future Students for further information.
English language proficiency requirements
As tuition is delivered in English, all students will be required to provide documented evidence of the required level of proficiency in the English language. Read more detailed information on English Language Proficiency Requirements for university study.
Credit for prior study
Subject credits may be awarded for previous studies. To apply for credits, you will need to submit academic transcripts including detailed subject outlines/course descriptions for each relevant subject and/or certified copies of testamurs to the Office of Future Students. Please refer to how to apply for credit for more information