The KDU Master of Laws offers an outstanding postgraduate degree programme for law graduates and Attorneys. It covers the subject areas of legal specialization which focus on contemporary legal issues in combination with the latest legal professional expertise and academic excellence.
The programme provides a broad education in Law and postgraduate legal research. It is designed for those with a personal or professional interest in Law and is suitable for study by both law graduates and Attorneys. The course would develop key postgraduate legal skills and knowledge with specialization in a specific area of Law. A limited number of students is admitted so as to facilitate effective interaction among all participants.
The teaching staff of the programme brings together the best legal minds in Sri Lanka which includes leading academics, practitioners and industry professionals with special expertise, as well as visiting international scholars. Students would benefit from the rich educational environment while intermingling with professionals from many backgrounds and industries, and building the specialized expertise and experience needed to gain a professional cutting edge. Lectures will be held on every other weekend at KDU and the rest of the learning is through assignments/independent learning carried out at the candidates’ own convenience. The medium of instruction is English and all the lectures are webcast through the m-learning platform of KDU.