Graduate Legal Studies

100 years of global excellence

Indiana University Maurer School of Law has been granting graduate degrees to international lawyers for more than 100 years, in LLM, MCL, SJD, and PhD programs. Our internationally respected LLM (Master of Laws) program offers highly qualified and academically outstanding students the opportunity to pursue advanced legal studies in a rigorous, but supportive, environment.

Watch a video about The graduate legal studies experience, as told by two Irish exchange students
Bruce Yuan-Hao Liao, SJD'03

"I fell in love with Bloomington the first day I arrived. Aside from the friendly neighborhood, the Law School's professors, staff, and students are always so warm, welcoming, and willing to assist with questions."

Degrees and certificates

We offer LLM, MCL, SJD, and PhD programs to fit your needs.

LLM specializations

Choose one of our six LLM specializations, or earn a general LLM if you prefer.

Why choose Indiana Law?

A beautiful, safe community. The perfect place to study.

Financial information

Discover how affordable an Indiana Law education is.

How to apply

An Indiana Law degree can take you anywhere. Take the first step by applying today.

Interested in a JD?

We have three pathways to take you there

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