McGill University - Faculty of Law

Faculty of Law
Chancellor Day Hall, 3644 Peel Street
Montréal, QC
Canada H3A 1W9

Comparative Law (LL.M.)

Program Information
Faculty: Faculty of Law
Degree: Master
Field of Study: Comparative Law (Graduate Level)
Description The ICL provides substantial opportunities for investigation and exchange across legal traditions that move beyond the simple acknowledgment or contrast of formal rules in different geographical places. It encourages transdisciplinary approaches to teaching and research. The distinctive required course for all LL.M. students in the ICL is Legal Traditions. (For an explanation of the "Thesis" and "Non-Thesis" programs, see Differences between the LL.M. Thesis and Non-Thesis options)
Website: Comparative Law (LL.M.) at McGill University - Faculty of Law
Thesis Based? Yes
Course Based? Yes
Cost per year:
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 70
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 213] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 86]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: January 30, 2018