University of Manitoba - Graduate Studies -



Application Fee: $100 CDN (non-refundable)

All applicants must meet the minimum admission requirements of the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

An acceptable English Language Proficiency test score is required, if applicable. Please note that Law requires a score above the FGS minimum requirement, as follows:

TOEFL (iBT) A minimum score of 100

For inital assessment purposes only, copies of unofficial transcripts (uploaded to your application) are acceptable and preferred. Transcripts are required from each institution for the entire academic history, whether or not degree has been awarded, including institutions attended on an exchange. If the English copy is a translation, please include the original language as well.

Degree Certificates – All international transcripts must be accompanied by degree certificates that indicate that the degree has been awarded.

Master of Laws

The LL.M. degree is an advanced, thesis-based, research-intensive program.

Expected Duration

  • 1 year

Program Fees (Full Time)

Application Requirements

  • Three-year common law or civil law degree (or equivalent)
  • CV/Resume
  • Research Proposal
  • Statement of Intent
  • Letters of Recommendation: 3

Application Deadlines

Canadian / US / International Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Fall 2022 September December 15, 2021 Not Open Yet



Decisions about supervision are made as part of the admissions process after all other admissions requirements are met, and based on the capacity of faculty members to take on a graduate student. Therefore, it is not required to secure a supervisor prior to application.

*Applicants should submit their online application with supporting documentation and application fee by the deadline date indicated.

Course Listings

Department Website

Robson Hall, 224 Dysart Rd
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2
+1 204.474.6130