The Faculty of Law offers a three-year Juris Doctor (JD) program, which provides students with a strong foundation of doctrinal and perspective courses, and experiential learning to help prepare them for the legal profession. Students will develop writing and critical analysis skills under faculty guidance, expanding their perspective and ethical understanding of the role of legal professionals.
Programs of study
Programs of Study
Juris Doctor - JD
Juris Doctor/Master of Business Administration - JD/MBA
(in effect for 2024 Fall Term)
As one of Canada’s U15 universities, the University of Manitoba is proud to offer students the opportunity to concurrently complete the curriculum requirements for a Juris Doctor (JD) and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree over four years.
Master of Laws - LLM
The Master of Laws program is an advanced, thesis-based, research-intensive program allowing students the flexibility to choose the area of research they want to focus on. Throughout the program, students will work closely with excellent, dedicated professors with a diverse range of research interests.
Master of Human Rights - MHR
The University of Manitoba’s Master of Human Rights (MHR) program is the first of its kind to be offered in Canada. This interdisciplinary professional program will train students both practically and academically for careers in human rights work. The program is a collaboration of the faculties of Arts, Education, Law and Social Work.
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