17 PhD in Law Degrees in Law Studies 2020

Pursuing a PhD in Law offers many benefits to the individual who has chosen this field of study. One benefit is engaging in intensive research that can allow the candidate to develop a critical and systematic lens that will be used to process information throughout his or her career.The field of law and regulations guiding various aspects of life is enormous. Those who delve into it typically find… Read more

Pursuing a PhD in Law offers many benefits to the individual who has chosen this field of study. One benefit is engaging in intensive research that can allow the candidate to develop a critical and systematic lens that will be used to process information throughout his or her career.

The field of law and regulations guiding various aspects of life is enormous. Those who delve into it typically find some kind of specialization about which they are passionate, such as regulatory theory and intellectual property.

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Lisbon, Portugal

The new Ph.D. programme sets out to create a real research community of scholars whose work is monitored and guided by the best international standards in the field.

The new Ph.D. programme sets out to create a real research community of scholars whose work is monitored and guided by the best international standards in the field. -
PhD
Full-time
8 semesters
English
Oct 2020
Campus
 
Porto, Portugal

O programa de Doutoramento na Católica Porto visa formar investigadores de qualidade, contribuindo para o desenvolvimento da investigação na Faculdade, bem como para a constru ... +

O programa de Doutoramento na Católica Porto visa formar investigadores de qualidade, contribuindo para o desenvolvimento da investigação na Faculdade, bem como para a construção crítica e responsável da ciência jurídica em Portugal. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
8 - 12 semesters
Portuguese
Campus
 
Olomouc, Czech Republic

Ph.D. programme is a post-graduate study-programme that combines an advanced law formation and research in European and International law. Tuition and research are supervised ... +

Ph.D. programme is a post-graduate study-programme that combines an advanced law formation and research in European and International law. Tuition and research are supervised by internationally experienced academics. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 5 years
English
Campus
 
Al Ain, United Arab Emirates

The awarded degree in recognition of the completion of the requirements of this program is "Doctorate of Philosophy in Law", and it will be offered in Arabic. However, there w ... +

The awarded degree in recognition of the completion of the requirements of this program is "Doctorate of Philosophy in Law", and it will be offered in Arabic. However, there will be an opportunity for the students to specialize in one branch of law through the elective courses studied and the subject of the dissertation which they will argue/defend. The Program will be offered at UAEU in Al Ain campus. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
4 years
Arabic
Aug 2020
Campus
 
Bogotá, Colombia

El Doctorado en Ciencias Jurídicas fue creado en el año 2007, con el fin de fomentar el debate académico y la consolidación de una comunidad académica en Colombia y América La ... +

El Doctorado en Ciencias Jurídicas fue creado en el año 2007, con el fin de fomentar el debate académico y la consolidación de una comunidad académica en Colombia y América Latina. El objetivo principal del Doctorado es fortalecer las habilidades de los estudiantes para realizar investigaciones rigurosas, generar conocimiento en el área de las ciencias jurídicas y proponer aproximaciones y soluciones innovadoras a los problemas de la sociedad contemporánea, a nivel local y global. En desarrollo de la misión de la Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, buscamos que las investigaciones de los doctorandos generen impacto en el país y la región, contribuyendo al logro de una sociedad justa, sostenible, incluyente, democrática, solidaria y respetuosa de la dignidad humana. -
PhD
Full-time
3 - 5 years
Spanish
Jan 2021
Campus
 
Prague, Czech Republic

The objective of the doctoral program of study “Theoretical Legal Sciences – Law and Legal Theory in European Context” is that specialists and academics with a scientific appr ... +

The objective of the doctoral program of study “Theoretical Legal Sciences – Law and Legal Theory in European Context” is that specialists and academics with a scientific approach to solving theoretical and practical issues within one or more scientific legal fields will pursue scientific creative activities and study. Graduates of the doctoral program of study “Theoretical Legal Sciences – Law and Legal Theory in European Context” will have enhanced their qualifications and expanded and deepened their knowledge in a particular field of legal science in such a way that they will have attempted to form or identify the theoretical basis of the respective field by analyzing their practical experience and knowledge. -
PhD
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
4 years
English
Oct 2020
31 Mar 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Washington, USA +1 More

One of the world's only Ph.D. degree programs in International Law offered by an intergovernmental organization itself constituted under international law.

One of the world's only Ph.D. degree programs in International Law offered by an intergovernmental organization itself constituted under international law. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 4 years
English
Online
 
Johannesburg, South Africa

The purpose of this qualification is to let students demonstrate an ability to make an own, distinctive and novel contribution to the corpus of knowledge on a particular the s ... +

The purpose of this qualification is to let students demonstrate an ability to make an own, distinctive and novel contribution to the corpus of knowledge on a particular the subject of legal study. -
PhD
Full-time
2 - 4 years
English
Jan 2021
Campus
 
London, United Kingdom

The LLM (Master in Laws) allows students to create their own programme structure, choosing courses from a wide range of subjects and perspectives, including comparative region ... +

The LLM (Master in Laws) allows students to create their own programme structure, choosing courses from a wide range of subjects and perspectives, including comparative regional law, trade law, law and development, commercial law (including banking, copyright and patent law), human rights, environmental law, Islamic law, dispute resolution, and international law. -
Master PhD
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
English
28 Sep 2020
30 Jun 2020
Campus
 
A Coruña, Spain

El programa de Doctorado en Derecho es un título universitario oficial que aborda la formación en investigación jurídica y social.

El programa de Doctorado en Derecho es un título universitario oficial que aborda la formación en investigación jurídica y social. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 5 years
Spanish
Campus
 
Kinshasa, Congo, DR

Le programme de doctorat peut être complété par celui d’Agrégation de l’enseignement supérieur en Droit canonique.

Le programme de doctorat peut être complété par celui d’Agrégation de l’enseignement supérieur en Droit canonique. -
PhD
Full-time
4 years
French
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Cambridge, USA

Cambridge Graduate University’s College of Law, Policy & Global Studies has an unmatched academic program, offering law and policy Masters and Doctoral degrees – the LL.M. ... +

Cambridge Graduate University’s College of Law, Policy & Global Studies has an unmatched academic program, offering law and policy Masters and Doctoral degrees – the LL.M., Masters in -
PhD
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Benin City, Nigeria

The Law Programme is tailored after the National University Commission’s guidelines which emphasize the need for Law graduates to be knowledgeable in other fields of human end ... +

The Law Programme is tailored after the National University Commission’s guidelines which emphasize the need for Law graduates to be knowledgeable in other fields of human endeavour, such as Psychology, Economics, Philosophy, etc., so as to fully appreciate analyze and understand the important role that law plays in the Nigerian Society in particular and the entire humanity in general. -
PhD
Full-time
English
Mar 2020
Campus
 
Robina, Australia

The Doctor of Legal Science (Research) program is a combination of coursework (two semesters) and a 50,000-word thesis (two to seven semesters). The research element of the pr ... +

The Doctor of Legal Science (Research) program is a combination of coursework (two semesters) and a 50,000-word thesis (two to seven semesters). The research element of the program must be a significant contribution to the knowledge or understanding of an aspect of the law. -
PhD
Full-time
156 weeks
English
Jan 2021
Campus
 
Pisa, Italy

The Doctoral Program in Individual Person and Legal Protections is characterized by a strong commitment to interdisciplinarity. Ph.D. candidates enrolled in the program specia ... +

The Doctoral Program in Individual Person and Legal Protections is characterized by a strong commitment to interdisciplinarity. Ph.D. candidates enrolled in the program specialize in one of the following areas: -
PhD
Full-time
3 years
English
Campus
 

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