Asia’s Global Law School
Message from Dean Simon Chesterman
As Asia’s Global Law School, the NUS Faculty of Law’s graduate programme manifests its vision of being part of a global conversation about the study and practice of law by bringing lawyers from dozens of countries to Singapore — one of the most dynamic and open economies in the world, and the gateway for many multinational corporations to Asia.
Your reasons for
pursuing graduate studies may be professional. The
For students seeking a truly
global legal qualification, NUS has partnered with
New York University School of Law to offer a dual
degree programme that earns an LL.M. from each
institution, known informally as NYU@NUS.
The programme commences in
Students who want to
combine their NUS degree with significant time in
Alternatively, you may be considering a doctoral degree (PhD). The NUS Faculty of Law boasts extraordinary breadth and depth of scholarship, and is committed to cultivating the next generation of academics. Generous scholarships are available for the doctoral programme to cover tuition and basic living expenses.
Merit-based scholarships are also available for the coursework programmes.
I encourage you to explore this Web site and see
what NUS has to offer you.
Simon Chesterman, Dean and Professor of Law, National University of Singapore
Important: The University has not engaged any external agencies to undertake student recruitment on its behalf. Candidates interested in our graduate programmes are advised to apply directly to the University and not through any agents. Candidates who apply through agents will not have any added advantage in gaining admission and the University reserves the right to reject such applications without giving reasons.