Master of law in human rights and duties


Standing on the chest of 21st century the demand of studying the course of Law has increase to a great extent among the students of this country. The aim of this degree is to support the future leaders in the ground of international human rights law. The core objective of the course is to ensure that the participants know lots about human right laws and can use them. The study of this course enhances the students to understand international human rights law at the domestic and international level. They can even conduct research in the field of law. The elaborate study of the course even facilitates the collaboration with other professionals in this field.


The candidates applying for the Master of Law in Human Rights and Duties should hold a pass certificate of 10 and 10+2 form any recognized University or board of the country. The candidate should complete their Bachelor degree from any registered University or colleges of the nation. The marks of admission for this course vary from University to University

Course Outlook:

Master of law in human rights and duties is a 2 year course. The students in the 1st years go through one yearly exam which qualifies them to the next year. Then the final year exam is held in the 2nd year, the ultimate one after which they get their degree.

The 1st year includes the study of fundamentals of human rights law, comparative regional human rights system, law of arm conflict, international criminal law, social and cultural rights, etc.

The 2nd year includes the study of dissertation research and writing, international rights of women, international rights of children, human rights defenders.

Jobs Prospects:

After getting the degree the students can work in private firms or even in international companies as lawyers. They can even carry on their research work as a lawyer.

Best places to pursue:

University of Madras,
Banaras Hindu University (BHU),
Kakatiya University,
Hidayatullah National Law University (HNLU).



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2 Responses to “Master of law in human rights and duties”

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    vishakha srivastava:

    please tell me ,what requairment for human rights entrance exam. i am graduate in science & persuing company secretary
    i want to join human rights & duty courses

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    Arun Chopra:

    I did LL.B. (Professional) from Punjabi Univeristy, Patiala and presendtly doing LL.M.(final) from Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra. I want to do Master of Law in human rights and duties and also want to do Ph.D on this subject. Please guide me whether Master of law in human rights and duties is avaiable in Distence education in any university.