Doctorate in Law

Open University of Taras Shevchenko National University

Programme Description

Doctorate in Law

Open University of Taras Shevchenko National University

One of the best universities in the world and 200 years old. The Doctorate Programme in Law is offered by the Department of International Law which is attached to the Institute of International Relations at the Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv - Open University.

Candidates who enrol for this Doctorate Programme should be holding a Master’s Degree in Law. The Doctorate program at KNU OU for Law will need submission of a thesis and successful passing of an oral examination to defend that dissertation.

This Doctorate Programme in Law is prepared for those students who want to pursue their careers in academia. They can start teaching law in universities and they can contribute in the field of law from academic perspectives. They can sit for a bar exam and seek upper levels careers in law as attorneys, lawyers, advocates and other higher judiciary titles.

The curriculum will also explore concepts and the legal nature of international relations along with the development of systems of international relations. Contemporary issues will be taught in detail in the field of international relations.

This Doctorate Degree in Law prepares the candidates for careers as teachers and legal scholars and the main aim is the compilation of a significant amount of writing and academic research in the field of international law and this is done under the supervision of a faculty dissertation committee.

Admission Criteria

This program is equivalent to EQF (European Qualifications Framework) Level 8 - Doctorate Level

Students have to submit a proposal for detailed research. This proposal has to outline the intended topic of research along with proposed methodology and objectives. This research topic has to be the choice of the candidate alone and it will get provisionally approved by the Degree Committee before the applicant is accepted to the Course. Applicants have to consider their topic carefully for their Doctorate research. The topic has to cover the background of the research; special mention has to be done of the analysis that has to be adopted and the possible conclusions that have to be reached by the research.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated November 23, 2017
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Jan. 19, 2018
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Full time
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1,990 EUR
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Ukraine - Kiev
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