School of Law

The UOW School of Law aims to produce outstanding graduates who are informed, independent, effective and responsible problem solvers and communicators.  We are committed to teaching excellence, engaging students in a practical, intellectually rigorous and satisfying experience.

UOW Law strives to maintain legal research that is formally ranked above world class and is rich in expertise, interdisciplinarity and international perspectives.  We are committed to social justice and providing a legal education which engages with the complexities of law's intersection with society.

UOW Law flyer (PDF)

What can I do with my degree?

Get a look at the key employability skills you learn with a UOW Law degree and where it can take you in your Law career.

Discover your Law career options

Bachelor of Laws (Graduate Entry)

Expand your career with law. This world-class degree provides a thorough grounding in the law, as well as a real-world focus on the essential practical skills and the social and ethical context in which the law operates.

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Law students studying at Liverpool Campus

For those who want the best of both worlds....

Complement your law degree with another area you are passionate about. Check out our double degree options now.

Law double degrees
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I would love to be a barrister because advocacy has always been my strong point, but it's only early days. I want to use law as a tool to connect diverse groups within the community to achieve social justice and equality. Cohben McMahon Bachelor of Laws

Number 1 in NSW

UOW postgraduate Law and Paralegal studies ranked number one NSW for overall learner engagement, skills development and teaching quality.

The Good Universities Guide 2023

Top 150

UOW ranks among the top 150 universities in the world for Law.

Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings by subject 2024