Graduate Qualifying Law Degrees
At Queen’s University, Belfast we have a portfolio of qualifying law degrees (QLD) each tailored to suit the needs of individual applicants.
The degrees vary in duration, intensity and level. We are happy to advise applicants as to which degree pathway is most suitable for them.
All of our graduate QLDs provide students with first class legal education in a School with an international reputation for excellence. A QLD from Queen’s University prepares students for the global and international environments in which they will be providing legal advice.
The QLDs we offer are:
The Juris Doctor (JD) is a professional doctorate programme blending taught, skills-based and research elements. This is a three-year QLD for England and Wales, North America and other jurisdictions.
Masters of Law (MLaw)
The Masters in Law (MLaw) is a two-year full-time postgraduate QLD for Northern Ireland, England and Wales.
LLB (Senior Status)
The LLB (Senior Status) is an accelerated two-year QLD for Northern Ireland, England and Wales, Canada and other jurisdictions.