The Bachelor of Law (LLB)
Bachelor of Laws (LLB)
It is a four-year undergraduate program that meets the requirements of the PUC; the regulating authorities of the higher-education in Kuwait. In addition, the program is a reflection of the market’s high demand for qualified legal persons able to perform their careers in law and law-related fields within the required international standards along with the standards applied in Kuwait, and the Arab world.
The LLB Program represents the basic law degree in KILAW. Therefore, it is offered by the school starting from the first year of commencement – the second semester of the academic year 2010-2011. The said degree and its curricula are constantly and regularly reviewed and developed by the school faculty members, committees and students. In addition, to the reviewing by fellow universities and the advisory board.
The LLB degree is based upon a number of obligatory courses and optional courses mainly in law in addition to general education courses.The curriculum in this degree integrates, as much as possible, between courses in Arabic law schools and courses in international law schools, particularly British and American law schools. Students may complete the program in less than the stated duration (such as 7 semesters), provided he/she completes the courses of a given year class before registering in the following year, taking into account the requirements for both the cumulative and course GPA.
Regarding courses delivered in English and to facilitate finishing the six optional legal courses taught in English, it is allowed on individual cases to consider the optional courses of the following year instead of the assigned optional courses in their current year.