Career Prospects

for Bachelor of Law (Honours)[LL.B(Hons)] / Ijazah Sarjana Muda Undang-Undang (Kepujian)[LL.B(Hons)]

There are a wide range of career opportunities available to law graduates. Generally a law degree prepares students for legal practice. At the same time, the degree offers an excellent foundation for many careers that covers both public and private sectors which include public service, business, academia, and community based legal organisations.

Graduates therefore could find themselves in legal careers as advocates and solicitors, magistrates or judges, registrars, or alternative dispute resolution providers, legal advisors or officers in banking and financial institutions, or in business as an in-house lawyer. In brief, a law degree that provides solid legal knowledge and advocacy skills can be applied by graduates to almost any occupation.

Why Choose This Programme?

for Bachelor of Law (Honours)[LL.B(Hons)] / Ijazah Sarjana Muda Undang-Undang (Kepujian)[LL.B(Hons)]

Professional Accreditation

Our law degree is recognised by the Legal Profession Qualifying Board of Malaysia and obtained accreditation from the Malaysian Qualifying Agency.

Approach

Approaches in class include both traditional teaching methods and problem-based learning that focuses on student-centred or self-directed learning not only to encourage active participation but to provide students with real-life issues for their critical legal solutions.

Practical Training

Our programme involves both theoretical and practical trainings, inside and ouside classroom. Students are not only exposed to the curriculum activities such as field trips to Courts, involvement in moots, client counselling and debates, at national and international levels, but also get the opportunity to undergo practical trainings at courts, legal firms, legal aid centres, legal departments or other relevant corporate departments.

Programme Learning Outcomes

for Bachelor of Law (Honours)[LL.B(Hons)] / Ijazah Sarjana Muda Undang-Undang (Kepujian)[LL.B(Hons)]

  • Acquire the practical knowledge and legal exposure in the public and private sectors.
  • Apply their legal knowledge in respects of the principles, concepts, theories and history (or raison d’être) to the law and the developmental evolution of the nation’s legal institutions.
  • Analyse critically and analytically, and evaluate legal problems and to prefer a correct and comprehensive solutions to the same.
  • Demonstrate basic skills in drafting legal documents and opinion, conducting negotiations, interviews and advising on possible solutions.
  • Communicate effectively, smart in decision making and adopt a good legal professional practice.
  • Competently and effectively adhering to the professional legal practice thus fulfilling the nation’s needs and aspirations.
  • Conduct the legal professional practice in an ethical manner.
  • Subscribing to lifelong learning in enhancing and auguring professionalism in the legal practice.
  • Produce leaders who are accountable in exercising management and possess entrepreneurial skills.

Programme Aims

for Bachelor of Law (Honours)[LL.B(Hons)] / Ijazah Sarjana Muda Undang-Undang (Kepujian)[LL.B(Hons)]

The aims of the Bachelor of Laws (Honours) programme are to produce competent and distinguished law graduants in accordance with the national higher education aspirations as well as to meet the market demand.

Admission Requirement

for Bachelor of Law (Honours)[LL.B(Hons)] / Ijazah Sarjana Muda Undang-Undang (Kepujian)[LL.B(Hons)]

KELAYAKAN SIJIL TINGGI PELAJARAN MALAYSIA (STPM / SETARAF)

  • 1. Lulus SPM / Setaraf dengan baik
  • 2. Kepujian dalam Bahasa Melayu / Bahasa Malaysia di Peringkat SPM / Setaraf
  • 3. Lulus Peperiksaan STPM dengan mendapat sekurang-kurangnya:
    • Gred C (NGMP 2.00) mata pelajaran Pengajian Am: dan
    • Gred C (NGMP 2.00) dalam dua mata pelajaran lain.
  • 4. Mendapat sekurang-kurangnya Tahap 1 (Band 1) dalam Malaysia University English Test (MUET)

Syarat Kelayakan Khas Program [LL.B (Hons)]
  • 1. Mendapat sekurang-kurangnya Gred B (NGMP 3.00) pada peringkat STPM dalam mata pelajaran Sejarah ; dan
  • 2. Mendapat sekurang-kurangnya kepujian pada peringkat SPM dalam mata pelajaran Bahasa Malaysia dan Bahasa Inggeris; dan
  • 3. Mendapat sekurang-kurangnya Tahap 4 MUET (Band 4); atau
  • 4. Mendapat sekurang-kurangnya Tahap 3 MUET (Band 3) dan Gred A- bagi mata pelajaran Bahasa Inggeris di peringkat SPM.
  • 5. Kelulusan sekurang-kurangnya Gred C (NGMP 2.00) pada peringkat STPM bagi mata pelajaran Bahasa Melayu/ Kesusasteraan Melayu boleh diterima sebagai ganti syarat Kepujian Bahasa Malaysia/Bahasa Melayu pada peringkat SPM.