Course Description

Non-Graduate entrants should refer to the four year course 63P1 Bachelor of Laws.

This on-campus course at Hobart is offered by the Faculty of Law and is available full time (a minimum of 3 years) or part time (a maximum of 7 years) for students who have already completed an undergraduate qualification.

Throughout this course, you will develop the values and critical thinking skills necessary to marshal facts, assess and evaluate information for a variety of professional roles.

A degree in law is the first step towards entering the legal profession. After graduating from the University, if you wish to practice in Tasmania you are required to undertake a Legal Practice course over six months.

Pursue further study and enrich your career with law.

Tuition Fees

International Students: $29,450 per year full-time


3 years full time,

Starting dates


Graduate Rating

Graduates of Law & Paralegal Studies undergraduate courses at University of Tasmania rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 69.4% (national average 56.9%)
Improved skills: 87.1% (national average 83.7%)
Overall satisfaction: 83.5% (national average 81.1%)

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

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Law & Paralegal Studies undergraduate courses at University of Tasmania had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 42.1% (national average 74.1%)
Studying full time: 56.3% (national average 20.3%)
Median full time salary: (national average $60,000)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

University of Tasmania Code: 63I1

Entry Requirements

Assessment of applications for the Bachelor of Laws is based on academic merit, applicants will need an Australian bachelor degree or equivalent.