The Master of Private Law program is designed to prepare qualified legal professionals specializing in the field of private law. The new challenges and advances of the twenty-first century in all walks of life have given rise to the need for the law to keep up. This program offers the in-depth knowledge and qualification the students need to excel in the field of private law.
To achieve distinction in the field of Private Law.
The program seeks to contribute to the AAU’s mission of the dissemination of knowledge and enriching original scientific research in the field of Private Law. It also aims at supporting the University’s effort in developing human resources and meeting the needs of the UAE community as well as the GCC for specialized legal professionals who are able to keep up with the scientific advances and the accompanying development in legislation.
A student may be granted conditional admission in the Master of Law in the following cases:
- If a student obtains a GPA between (2 and 2.99 out of 4), s/he will be granted a conditional admission, provided that s/he:
To obtain a Bachelor’s degree in Private Law, the student must successfully complete 33 credit hours, with a cumulative GPA of 3 out of 4.
Specialization course (33) CR.H
Compulsory Core Courses (18) CR.H
Advanced Studies in Civil Law
Advanced Studies in Commercial Law
Advanced Studies in Private International Law
Advanced Studies in Law of Civil Procedure
Advanced Studies in Jurisprudence of TransacËœons
Advanced Studies in Legal Research Methodology
Elective Courses (6) CR.H
Advanced Studies in Intellectual Property
Advanced Studies in International Construction Contracts
Advanced Studies in Commercial Arbitration
Advanced Studies in E-Commerce
Advanced Studies in Consumer Protection
Thesis (9) CR.H
Thesis (Private Law)