Osgoode Professional Development – Osgoode Hall Law School of York University

Programme bei

Osgoode Professional Development – Osgoode Hall Law School of York University

Degree to be obtained

Professional LL.M. in

  • Canadian Common Law (full-time)
  • International Business Law (full-time)
  • Tax Law (full-time)


Winter term

Start: January
Duration: 9 months

Summer term

Start: August
Duration: 1 months

Practical relevance

Our programs are a combination of practical and academic knowledge. You will be able to apply your knowledge in a legal work environment. Our LLM graduates go on to work in many different setting in Canada and around the world. Interested in staying in Canada after your LL.M.? Career development support is at your fingertips including access to internships.


Summer Study Abroad Partner with Bucerius Law School

Student profile

Your prospective classmates come from a variety of backgrounds and are attracted to OsgoodePD programs for different reasons. Our students include:Canadian citizens who completed their law degree abroad, and want to undertake accreditation to be licensed to practice in CanadaInternationally trained lawyers and experienced professionals who manage legal issues and risks and want to have the legal expertise to inform their decision-makingRecent law school graduates who want to specialize in a practice area to gain a competitive edge

Semesters and Semester

Full-time: Students complete the specialization in one year (12 credits per term over three terms).


  • Business Law
  • Economics & Business
  • Employment Law
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Tax Law