The University of Sydney Law School is home to exceptional legal educators, world-renowned researchers and esteemed professional practitioners, making us one of the top law schools in the world. Our remarkable alumni reflect our reputation for innovation and leadership.
At Sydney Law School we:
Our research is recognised as ‘well above world standard’ by the Australian Research Council 2015 and 2012 Excellence for Research in Australia (ERA) outcomes reports.
Our postgraduate coursework programs reflect the latest developments within the practice and profession of law. Many of our specialised units of study can be studied on an intensive basis, and are taught by leading Australian and international visitors and practitioners.
Our Continuing Professional Development (CPD) initiative, Professional Plus+, offers busy professionals the chance to sample our program for CPD points.
Our students have an unrivalled opportunity to gain international experience and transfer the skills and knowledge they learn at the University of Sydney into an international career.
Our exchange program includes partnerships with law schools across North America, Europe and Asia, while our offshore program offers Australia’s most comprehensive collection of overseas intensive units of study in law.
We are part of a highly regarded group of international law schools that includes Harvard, Cambridge, Oxford, Geneva, Renmin and Tsinghua.
With a unique collaboration with the United Kingdom’s two finest Law Schools, we offer pathways to Oxford and Cambridge universities. We also offer dual law degree pathways for students from leading law schools in China including Renmin, Tsinghua, China University of Political Science and Law and Zhejiang universities to study at Sydney Law School.
*2020 QS World University Rankings by Subject