Empire African Institute

by Israel Boafo Bansah

EAI in partnership with The University of Law (ULaw) is promoting ULaw Online Graduate Diploma in Law (iGDL), Online Legal Practice Course (iLPC) and Online LLM Programmes to Prospective Students in Ghana.

Empire African Institute Programmes

Master of Law LLM

This programme is ideal for you if:

  1. You are looking to obtain an LLB degree of international standing which has provided the first step on a career route for many thousands of practising lawyers worldwide.
  2. You wish to develop a critical awareness of the common law legal tradition and be able to apply analytical and problem-solving skills in a range of legal and non-legal settings.
  3. You want to enhance key skills of communication, information literacy, analysis and argument.

Note: if you intend to practise as a lawyer, barrister or solicitor, we strongly recommend that you check the requirements of the professional body in the jurisdiction in which you wish to practise before committing yourself to the degree.

Entry Requirements

  • Aged 18 or above on or before the date of programme registration;
  • Proficient English
  • Copy of WASSCE, University Degree and other recognised Diplomas/Certificates
  • Copy of the Biodata page of Passport
  • Entrance Exams (for special cases)

Fees

Approximately £4,500 (without resits)

NBFees are payable as you progress rather than as a single lump sum.

Bachelor of Law LLB/CertHE in Common Law

In this programme, it’s up to the candidates to decide whether they will study the subjects of most interest to them and/or those that will be most useful to their career.

This programme comes with a wide range of courses to choose from and three awards to aim for: candidates have to decide the level they want to achieve and the areas they want to cover.

Entry Requirements
  • Bachelor of Law (LLB)
  • Proficient English
  • Copy of the Holder page of Passport
  • A bachelor degree (or an acceptable equivalent) with at least 50% of all units studied must be in Law related subjects* that are acceptable to the University.
  • Bachelor of Laws (LLB) from the University of London with at least second class honours
  • Masters of Laws (or an acceptable equivalent) from an institution acceptable to the University.
  • Master’s degree (or an acceptable equivalent) from an institution acceptable to the University. In addition at least 50% of all units studied must be in Law related subjects* that are acceptable to the University.
  • Passed the Bar Vocational Course (BVC) of England and Wales or the Qualifying Examination of the Solicitors Regulation Authority of England or the corresponding examinations in Scotland or Northern Ireland, where in either case the student has also obtained a bachelor degree which is considered at least comparable to a UK second class honours degree from an institution acceptable to the University.
  • Obtained either the Common Professional Examination or an acceptable Graduate Diploma in Law where in either case the student has also obtained an undergraduate degree which is considered at least comparable to a UK second class honours degree from an institution acceptable to the University.
  • Qualified as a solicitor or barrister in England or Wales, or the equivalent outside England or Wales.
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Law from the University of London.

Contact Details

We are open from: Mondays – Fridays(9:30am – 8:00pm) & Saturdays (9:30am – 5:00pm)

T : +233 (0) 204 964 892

E :admin@eaighana.org

# F7142/2, 18th Lane,
(100 metres down on the right from the
Ivory Coast Embassy, off Osu-Oxford St.)

PMB 346 Accra, Ghana

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