PhD Law
Last updated on August 31st, 2020
Total Credit Hours of the program
Course Work 18
Thesis 36
Total Credit Hours for Ph.D Program 54 credit hours

 

Semester-1

 

Course Title Course Title Credit Hours
LLP-801 Advanced Research Methods in Law(Compulsory) 03
LLP-801 Elective 1 03
LLP-801 Elective 2 03
Semester-2

 

Course Title Course Title Credit Hours
LLP-801 Elective 3 03
LLP-801 Elective 4 03
LLP-801 Elective 5 03
Course work of 18 credit hours will be complete after 2nd semester.
Semester-3
Comprehensive Exam
Approval Thesis Proposal
Semester-4
Research Work
Semester-5
Research Work
Semester-6
Research Work

 

Thesis
Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
LLP-812 Thesis 36 credit Hour

 

Details of Mandatory Course Work
S.No Course

Code

Course Title Credit

Hours

1 LLP-801 Advanced Research Methods in Law 3
2 LLP-802 Legal History of the Subcontinent 3
3 LLP-803 Comparative Legal Theory/Philosophy 3
4 LLP-804 Law and Governance: Institutional Framework 3
5 LLP-805 Comparative Legal System and Procedure 3
6 LLP-806 Transformation of Sharia into Law: The Modern Application of Sharia 3
7 LLP-808 Technological Advancement in Law 3
8 LLP-809 Law and Regional Integration: With Focus On CPEC 3
9 LLP-810 Comparative Criminal Justice System 3
10 LLP-811 Comparative Human Rights Law 3
11 LLM 752 International Law of Use of Force 3
12 LLM 753 International Environmental Law 3
13 LLM 754 Advanced Competition law 3
14 LLM 755 Advanced Securities Law and Regulation 3
15 LLM 752 International Law of Use of Force 3
16 LLM 753 International Environmental Law 3
17 LLM 754 Advanced Competition law 3
18 LLM 755 Advanced Securities Law and Regulation 3
19 LAW 756 Islamic Family Laws 3
20 LLM 757 Business Ethics and Human Rights 3
Research Themes of Law

The Law programs offer an opportunity to explore a wide range of subjects at an advanced level and study the law in the fast-paced and diverse context of the commercial world. Students engage in intensive study experience related to specialist commercial and industrial topics.
The potential research themes / areas are as follows:

  • Criminal justice history
  • Legal history
  • Employment law
  • Corporate law
  • Insolvency
  • International commercial law
  • Environmental law
  • Labour law
  • Immigration law
  • Youth crime
  • Comparative law
  • Legal education
  • Asian and Islamic law
  • Maritime law
  • Citizenship, migration and refugees
  • Constitutional and administrative law
  • Corporate, securities and finance law
  • Criminal law, justice and criminology
  • Environmental law and climate change
  • Health law, governance and ethics
  • Human rights and development
  • Intellectual property, media and privacy law
  • International law
  • Justice, legal process and the
  • Jurisprudence and legal theory
  • Labour, employment and anti-discrimination law
  • Private law: tort, contracts, equity and property
  • Taxation
  • Role of Corruption in Legislation
  • Intellectual Property and Contemporary Art and Design
  • Freedom of Speech in the Media
  • Anti-Terrorism Laws & Human Rights
  • International Criminal and the War on Terror
  • Consent Boundaries and Crime of Rape Construction
  • Complainants in the Criminal Justice System