To complete the Program, a student must complete thirty-six (36) credit units, distributed as follows:

Basic Courses            6 units
Major Courses           15 units
Elective Courses        9 units
Thesis                         6 units
Students who do not hold a LL.B. or J.D. degree from a Philippine law school need to take the Introduction to the Philippine Hybrid Legal System course (1 unit) in addition to the required Basic Courses.
Tracks / Specializations
LL.M. students design their own course of study specializing in one of four major areas of interest:

  1. Intellectual Property Law
  2. International Corporate and Business Law
  3. International Economic Law
  4. International Human Rights Law