Study Global Competition and Consumer Law Online

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Taught by leading experts from across the globe, this program is one of only a handful of comprehensive graduate offerings in competition and consumer law available in the world.

Directed by Professor Caron Beaton-Wells of the Melbourne Law School (ranked No. 6 in the world*) and delivered by world-leading experts in the field from academia, private practice and government, this program is one of only a handful of comprehensive graduate offerings in competition and consumer law available in the world.

Designed for law and non-law graduates who are looking to establish or advance their career in global competition and consumer law, this program covers every major aspect of the policy, law, economics and institutions in this field from multiple perspectives including government, practitioner, business and enforcement.

Our flexible study options mean that you can study many subjects face to face, alongside online study, or study 100% online if you wish.

You can progress from the Specialist Certificate to the Graduate Certificate and finally the Master of Global Competition and Consumer Law, or apply directly to the Graduate Diploma and Master awards.

*No 1 law school in Australia and No 6 in the world (Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings by Subject, 2019)

Compare course options

Course name Part-time duration Total course fee* Next intake** Ready to apply?
Master of Laws (Global Competition and Consumer Law) 2 years A$44,416 January 2020 Apply now
Master of Global Competition and Consumer Law 2 years A$44,416 January 2020 Apply now
Graduate Diploma in Global Competition and Consumer Law 1 year A$22,208 January 2020 Apply now
Specialist Certificate in Global Competition Law 6 months A$11,104 January 2020 Apply now

*The fees listed are for 2020. The University reviews fees annually. The indicative total course fee is based on typical subject enrolments, and includes an indexation of 5 per cent per annum. More information about fees.
**View key dates for further important dates and deadlines.

Fees and payments

  • Tuition fees are charged yearly and you pay tuition fees according to your specific enrolment in any given study period.
  • Course fees are the same for both domestic and international students.
  • If you're enrolled as an Australian fee paying student, you can pay your course fees up front when you enrol or defer part or all payment through FEE-HELP, a loan scheme that helps eligible students pay all or part of your tuition fees.

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Discuss your path

Talk with a dedicated student support consultant to understand more about this program, including:

  • Entry requirements
  • Time commitment for subjects
  • Fees and payment options.

Phone: + 61 3 8344 0149
Email: continuing-education@unimelb.edu.au
Opening hours: Monday to Friday 8am to 9pm AEST/AEDT
Weekends and University of Melbourne observed Public Holidays 10am to 5pm AEST/AEDT.

Five reasons to study online

  • Take classes from anywhere in the world
  • Just as real as a bricks and mortar school
  • Access the best minds
  • Learn from diverse perspectives
  • You’ll never feel alone – there’s always support.

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