Bachelor of Law in University of Otago

Last Updated on April 14, 2021 by West Highlander

University of Otago

Campus: Dunedin

Duration: 4 Years

Intake: July

*Fee: NZ$29,702.00 (13, 50,496) per year

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This program of Bachelors of Law is designed in the manner to provide the students with a better, critical legal education knowledge through which the students can meet the requirements of the Council of Legal Education so that the Degree-Holders are eligible to work in New Zealand professionally. The students hone up their skills to conduct the legal research by using the electronic databases, search tools, advocacy, writing etc.

In this Bachelor, the students will be studying:

1st Year

  • The Legal System
    2nd Year

  • Criminal Law
  • Law of Contract
  • Property Law
  • Public Law
  • Legal Writing
    3rd & 4th Year

  • Law of Torts
  • Jurisprudence
    LAWS points (30 points of which may be from any other subject at 200-level or higher)

  • Legal Research Skills
  • Research and Writing
  • Advocacy Skills
    Career Outcomes:

  • Lawyer
    Eligibility Criteria:


    The students who’ve completed their +2 are eligible to apply for Bachelor of Law at University of Otago in New Zealand.

    English Proficiency Score

    1. IELTS score of 6.5 not less than 6.0
    2. TOEFL Score (iBT) – 95 with a minimum writing score of 22
      1. TOEFL Score (pBT) – 587 (TWE 4.5); Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE) – Minimum score of 176
    3. PTE Academic – Overall score of 64 with no communicative skills score below 57

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