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What will I learn?


Each year, we admit around 250 students into the LL.B. programmes at the Faculty of Law. Although most of the LL.B. students are Singaporeans, the programme is also open to international students.
The LL.B. degree is an honours degree. Students must complete a minimum total of 160 credits in four years.


Compulsory modules

The compulsory modules are taught during the first two years. One module is taught in the third or fourth year. We aim to

» give an understanding of the basic law modules and general principles;
» provide training in the basic skills essential for every lawyer, including analysis, research, writing, advocacy and problem-solving; and
» give an appreciation of the role of law and lawyers in their own society and in the global community to better quip a lawyer to deal with the challenges of globalization.

Elective modules

The elective modules are chosen by students in the third and fourth year from a broad and diverse range, allowing them to pursue their interest in a particular field of law. We aim to provide a liberal education through the medium of law that will allow students to maximize their potential to the fullest degree.

Students choose from many clusters, including Asian Legal Studies, Civil Law, Corporate & Financial Services Law, Intellectual Property & Technology Law, International & Comparative Law, International Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, Maritime Law, Law & Society, Research & Skills.

Which department am I in?

Faculty of Law

Study options

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees
SG$27,050.00 (15,04,449) per year
Start date

Expected August 2022


Faculty of Law

National University of Singapore,

Eu Tong Sen Building, 469G Bukit Timah Road,

259776, Singapore

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Applicants should have completed a high school. English Language Requirements: EL1119 minimum acceptable score C6; IELTS - 6.5 overall with 6.5 in Reading and Writing components; MUET-200; TOEFL - 580 for paper-based / 92-93 for internet-based.

For international students

Applicants should have completed a high school. English Language Requirement: a minimum TOEFL score of 600 (paper-based) or 100 (internet-based) or IELTS score of 7.0.


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