Future students

As one of Australia’s largest and most prestigious law schools Monash Law School offers a broad range of Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Research Degrees.


Welcome message from the Dean to new law students

Welcome to the Monash Faculty of Law. You are joining a world-class law school with a proud history and demonstrated record of excellence in teaching and research.

Professor Bryan Horrigan
Dean, Faculty of Law
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Monash Law School has a vibrant research culture supported by research centres and other groups, producing influential research that is doctrinal, theoretical, and law reform oriented.

Monash Faculty of Law
Building 12, Monash University, Wellington Road, Clayton Victoria Australia.

Phone: +61 3 990 53300
Fax: +61 3 990 53350


Monash University Law Chambers (MULC)
Marsh Building, 555 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne VIC 3000

Phone: +61 3 9903 8500
Fax: +61 3 9903 8503


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Monash Law School

Monash Law School is located on two campuses. Undergraduate and research degrees are based at the Clayton Campus, while postgraduate degrees are based in Melbourne’s CBD at the Monash University Law Chambers (MULC).

The Zone: Understanding human rights
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Questioning the queue: blocking protecton to asylum seekers in Indonesia
Immigration Minister Scott Morrison announced that asylum seekers resding in Indonesia while awaiting protection will no longer obtain resettlement in Australia. Read more

Research centre on commercial law and regulatory studies
The Centre for Commercial Law and Regulatory Studies (CLARS) is a research centre that incorporates the previous Commercial Law Group and Centre for Regulatory Studies. Read more

Monash and Harvard Law School collaborate on new subject
In an exciting new initiative, the Monash Law Faculty will be offering the subject Copyright X: Monash in conjunction with the Harvard Law School. Read more

Castan Centre asks: Have you got that right?
The Castan Centre for Human Rights have released the first two episodes of its new series, Have you got that right? The short videos  aim to empower people with basic knowledge in a quick, clear and engaging format. Read more.v

New professional mentoring program for Juris Doctor students
A new professional mentoring program has proven a great success in providing JD students with greater insights into the legal profession. Read more

Monash dominates national law student essay competition
Monash law students have won first, second and tied third prize in the Australian Law Student Association’s National Essay competition 2014. Read more

Leading judge takes out top distinguished alumni award
The Honourable Chief Justice Marilyn Warren AC has been named Monash University Distinguished Alumni of the Year and Law Distinguished Alumni of the Year. Read more.

Data mining the new black box of self-driving cars
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