UAlberta Law is a leading global institution of legal education and research and one of Canada's most prestigious law schools. Located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, it has been at the forefront of legal scholarship in Canada for more than 100 years, fostering generations of thought leaders. Our faculty is at the forefront of legal research and scholarship in Canada, and our students are among some of the country’s brightest learners.
We offer undergraduate Juris Doctor (JD), masters (LLM) and doctoral (PhD) programs.
Want to study law? Our Juris Doctor (JD) program combines solid fundamentals with a wide range of specializations. Learn more about our application requirements and applicant profile pages. The JD program application deadline for 2019 is November 1, 2018.
The Faculty of Law is one of the Canada’s leading law schools, and is ranked by Times Higher Education among the top law schools in the world. The Faculty offers Master of Laws (LLM) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) graduate degrees that provide opportunities for students to engage in advanced legal research under the supervision of leading scholars with expertise in a broad range of subject matter.
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