Doctor of Juridical Science(S.J.D) /Ph.D in Law

Doctor of Juridical Science / Ph.D is the most advanced law degree , qualifies students to work in academic settings as law professors. The program, which is research-intensive, requires students to know their research interests before beginning the application process. The degree emphasizes the scholarly, scientific study of the law.

Main Subjects

A majority of this degree curriculum gets spent researching and writing a dissertation. Main subjects may include these:

  • Legal research
  • Business law
  • Legal advocacy
  • Family law
  • Migration law

Learning outcomes

Students who complete the doctoral program should be able to:

  • Develop expertise in their chosen fields
  • Interpret and respond to complex legal problems
  • Be able to identify and formulate the legal issues
  • Be able to identify and formulate the legal issues
  • Have knowledge of, and ability to use fundamental tools of legal research

Career Opportunities

Law provides a solid foundation for careers in consulting, business, academia, politics and the non-profit sector.Below are some

  • Legal Researcher
  • Legal Writer
  • Policy Analyst
  • Litigation Analyst
  • Tax Agent
  • Tax Law Specialist