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Masters in International Law in Canada in 2024

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Masters in International Law in Canada

International Law Masters Programmes

International law is a field of study that deals with laws, rules and regulations that are relevant to more than one country or state. An international lawyer will need to be knowledgeable about international relations, the sociology and cultural aspects of different countries, and how to enact the laws in the most appropriate way. You will also be responsible for upholding these international laws and ensuring that each country or state is following the laws.

During a masters in international law, you will build upon the knowledge you gained through your undergraduate degree. Topics you could cover include:

  • Global Law and Globalisation
  • International Dispute Resolution
  • Legal Systems of the World
  • Peace and Security
  • Environmental Protection Laws

Study in Canada

Canada has a well earned reputation as a kind and welcoming country, making it a popular destination for international students looking to study abroad. If you choose to study in Canada, you will be able to access some of the worlds leading universities, as well as study in an environment that is encouraging of your development both inside and outside of the classroom. You will be able to choose from many highly ranked universities according to the QS World University rankings.

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