Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00102E

A Bachelor of Laws from UOW equips you with a comprehensive legal education: a world-class degree that provides a thorough grounding in the law, as well as a real-world focus on the essential practical skills and the social and ethical context in which the law operates.We believe that practical experience is a vital part of your legal training. We are the only law school in New South Wales that requires you to complete a legal internship, providing highly valued industry experience.We are committed to social justice and providing a legal education which engages with the complexities of law's intersection with society.This degree delivers a practical and contextual legal education that prepares graduates not only for traditional careers in the legal profession but also for a wide range of careers in government, business and community organisations – as leaders, innovators and problem solvers.


The Bachelor of Laws (Direct Entry) requires the successful completion of 180 credit points that comprises of 114 credit points of core subjects and 66 credit points of elective subjects from the Bachelor of Laws - Law Elective ScheduleStudents interested in studying the Bachelor of Laws (Direct Entry) part-time should consult with the Law Head of Students by contacting askuow@uow.edu.au.Students can complete LLB3396 Legal Internship Program once the pre-requisite requirements are satisfied. Students should refer to the School of Law for further information on opportunities.


  • Law

Standard entry requirements

Applicants need to have achieved the required score in a qualification equivalent to the completion of 13 years of schooling in Australia.


By completing your law degree at UOW, you are completing an academic qualification that is recognised for admission as a lawyer in Australia, subject to completing state-approved Practical Legal Training (PLT). For further details on NSW admissions, visit the Legal Profession Admission Board website: http://www.lpab.justice.nsw.gov.au/

Study pathways

Honours is awarded based on 2 options: either superior performance throughout the course and in the Legal Research Project; or honours by research undertaken in the final year of study.

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
UOW Liverpool International: $137,700 No
  • Full-time : 4 years
Wollongong International: $137,700 No
  • Full-time : 4 years

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