The Master of Laws programme offered by School of Law and Governance is designed to cater to the diverse needs of graduates. Whether you're looking to develop expertise in a specific legal area or advance your professional skills, this programme provides in-depth knowledge and profound understanding in various fields such as International Business and Trade, Healthcare, Artificial Intelligence, E-Commerce, and more.


With a broad range of elective modules to choose from, you can tailor your learning experience to match your interests and career goals. Practical assessments and real-world applications further enhance your skills in negotiation, report writing, policy drafting, and case studies. Join us to become a competent legal professional ready to tackle the challenges of the digitalised fourth industrial revolution.

Law and Governance

Intake Month

February, April, June, September and November

Study Options

Full time and part time

Study Programme






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Accreditation and/or Exemptions

Taylor's Master of Laws programme has been accredited and recognised by:

Key Highlights of Master of Laws 


Compulsory Modules

Compulsory Modules

Full Time


Year 1

  • Research Methods I
  • Research Methods II
  • 7 Elective Modules


Year 2

  • Research Project
  • 1 Elective Module

Part Time


Year 1

  • Research Methods I
  • Research Methods II
  • 4 Elective Modules


Year 2

  • 4 Elective Modules


Year 3 

  • Research Project
List of Elective Modules

List of Elective Modules

  • International Sales of Goods Law
  • The Law of WTO
  • Public International Law
  • International Business Law
  • International Dispute Resolution
  • Artificial Intelligence, Technology and the Law
  • E-Commerce Law
  • International Corporate Governance and Corporate Crime
  • ASEAN Law and Policy
  • Current Controversies in Contempt of Court
  • Healthcare and Regulations and Policies
  • Rights of the Patients: Birth to Death
  • Informed Consent and Confidentiality
  • Medical Ethics
  • Medical Negligence
  • Assisted Reproductive Technologies and the Law
  • Law on Genetic Manipulation
  • Digital Health, New Medical Technologies and the Law
  • Fundamental Aspects of Medical Litigation
  • Criminal Liability for Healthcare Providers




  • Class Discussion
  • Case Study
  • Drafting Policy
  • Opinion Writing
  • Presentation
  • Negotiation Skills
  • Reflective Portfolio
  • Report Writing
  • Proposal
  • Research Project


Fulfilling one of the requirements listed below:

  1. A Bachelor's degree in Law or Shariah with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 out of 4.0 or its equivalent qualification as accepted by the HEP Senate


  2. A Bachelor's degree in Law or Shariah below a CGPA of 2.50 out of 4.0 or its equivalent qualification can be accepted, subject to a minimum of 5 years of working experience

International Students

IELTS 6.0 / TOEFL 60 (Internet Based Test) (May join IEN preparatory course and achieve the IELTS score). The validity of the IELTS or equivalent is within 2 years from the date of the examination.


  1. All information is subject to change. The above entry requirements serve as a guideline. Readers are responsible to verify the information by contacting the university's Admissions Department.

Hear it From Our Student

When you’ve successfully completed this Master of Laws programme, you could advance to any of these exciting careers, including:

  • Academia
  • Corporate Executive
  • In-house Counsel
  • Lawyer
  • Medico-legal Professions

Dive into expert analyses on current legal trends, and gain practical advice from the faculty to help you make an informed decision about your future in the legal field.

Embarking on your journey towards a Master of Laws marks a pivotal step in deepening your legal expertise and enhancing your professional career. We are here to guide you through the application process, ensuring it is as seamless and straightforward as possible. To discover more about the procedure and the documents required, please visit our Admissions website for further information.

Looking for more information?

If you require additional information about the programme, our friendly team is always on hand to assist and answer any queries you may have. Additionally, you can also book a 1:1 appointment with our team for guidance in structuring your preferences and understanding the entry pathways.

Master of Laws 

I am Approximate Total Fees
Local Student
MYR 53,680 (Full Time)  
MYR 53,680 (Part Time)
International Student
USD 15,583 (Full Time)

We offer scholarships to help brightest minds

reach their fullest potential.

Note: Fees will be reviewed annually. For the avoidance of doubt, Taylor’s reserves the right to revise the fee payable for any given semester.