Course Description

An acknowledged leader in international law, Sydney Law School offers a unique program that combines the core areas of international law with diverse specialisations. This degree permits you to study across diverse fields of international and global law spanning public and private international law and transnational and comparative law.

The Sydney Law School is a community of scholars that engage with the broader community throughout Australia and the world. They are committed to both theoretical and applied research, seeing the former as an essential foundation. Their aim is to develop and expand a range of international law research projects which build on the Law School's existing expertise and utilise the experience of other international law specialists to become the leading international law research institution in the Asia Pacific.

Tuition Fees

Australian Fee Paying (AFP): $35,000 total course cost.
International Students: $46,500 per year full-time


0.5 years full time, 1 year part time

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Law & Paralegal Studies postgraduate courses at University of Sydney (USYD) rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 63.1% (national average 67.6%)
Improved skills: 74.2% (national average 73.2%)
Overall satisfaction: 82.4% (national average 80.2%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their postgraduate degree from University of Sydney (USYD). You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Law & Paralegal Studies postgraduate courses at University of Sydney (USYD) had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 91.6% (national average 86.6%)
Studying full time: 2.9% (national average 6.0%)
Median full time salary: $91,800 (national average $72,000)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

CRICOS Code: 030526K
University of Sydney (USYD) Code: GNINTLAW1000

Entry Requirements