Master of Law Opens Registration for Double Degree Program with the University of Newcastle

Head of UB FH Law Masters Study Program, Yenny Eta Widyanti, S.H., M.Hum., provided socialization about the MIH Double Degree | photo: PSIK FH UB

Master’s Program (S2) in Legal Studies, Faculty of Law, Brawijaya University (FH UB) Presents a Double Degree Program with the University of Newcastle (UoN). Masters students who are interested in taking part in this program will later receive two diplomas from UB with an M.H. degree, and the second will receive a L.L.M. degree, after following the program for one semester at the Newcastle University.

This was conveyed at the Socialization of the Double Degree Master of Law Program of FH UB with the Law School of UoN. This activity, which took place online on December 8 2023, was attended by Master’s students of FH UB, management, lecturers and related parties to obtain further information about this valuable opportunity.

In his speech, the Dean of UB Faculty of Law, Dr. Aan Eko Widiarto, SH., M.Hum., said that the importance of international cooperation in improving the quality of education and development of legal knowledge. He emphasized that the Double Degree program is a strategic step to provide international learning experiences to students.

Dean of UB Faculty of Law, Dr. Aan Eko Widiarto, SH., M.Hum., delivered a speech at the MIH Double Degree Program socialization | photo: PSIK FH UB

“This program is very important as a step in navigating global competition, and legal capabilities abroad are also very important. Because by studying abroad, our network will be wide,” said Aan.

As the main speaker, the Head of UB FH Law Masters Study Program, Yenny Eta Widyanti, S.H., M.Hum., gave a presentation regarding the curriculum structure, learning methodology, and benefits of this Double Degree program.

Yenny also said that students who take part in this program will get two diplomas from UB with a M.H. degree, and the second will get a L.L.M. degree, after following the program for one semester at the University of Newcastle without a thesis.

“Two diplomas and degrees will be obtained, namely M.H. and L.L.M., this program is very useful considering the time efficiency and also cost efficiency. Since we can immediately get two (2) degrees at once without a thesis and in a short time,” said Yenni.

“This Double Degree program is not only about academic improvement, but also developing interpersonal and intercultural skills. We believe that cultural diversity will provide great added value for students’ professional and personal development,” added Yenny.

Registration for this program is open until December 18 2023. and interview selection will be held on December 22 2023. Curriculum modules and further information about the double degree program can be checked and downloaded via the official FH UB website.

This collaboration is an important step in establishing sustainable international relations. Yenny also invited students to make the most of this opportunity because this is the first step for Brawijaya University towards becoming a World Class University. (rma/FH UB PR/ Trans. Iir)