Structure of MLP

Structure of MLP

The entry requirements for the Master of Legal Practice is a Bachelor of Laws or Juris Doctor or the Diploma in Law awarded by the Legal Profession Admission Board.

In order to complete your Master of Legal Practice you will need to complete

For the MLP Masters completion courses, a minimum of 18 units must be chosen from the MLP Masters completion course list and a maximum of 6 units may be chosen from other Masters level courses offered by the ANU College of Law. 

The five elements which make up the 48 GDLP units are detailed in the GDLP section of this website.


The duration of the MLP, including the GDLP, is 12 months full time or up to a maximum of seven years part time.

Updated:  10 August 2015/Responsible Officer:  Director, GDLP/Page Contact:  Program Coordinator, GDLP