The Faculty of Law, University of Colombo has been a forerunner in offering a taught Master of Laws (LL.M) programme in Sri Lanka. The LL.M Programme, the curriculum of which is being revised, is intended to provide thematically structured courses of contemporary relevance and quality.
Admission to the LL.M programme is very competitive as a limited number of qualified and highly motivated individuals selected on the basis of merit get the opportunity to pursue it.
Postgraduate qualifications such as the LL.M have become, essential supplementary qualifications enabling a person to enhance job opportunities under increasingly competitive conditions today, at home and abroad. A postgraduate law degree programme presents many stimulating challenges, and the skills acquired are useful whatever career plans of an individual may be.