Whether you want to specialize in a practice area, are on the road to accreditation, or need additional training in the foundations of Canadian law, OsgoodePD’s programs will provide you with the knowledge and support you need to succeed.
OsgoodePD delivers the broadest range of programs available in Canada (and online) for internationally-trained lawyers and experienced professionals. Choose from LLM degrees, non-credit programs and preparatory programs that have the curriculum to suit your needs:
|Program||Full Time Options||Part Time Options||Pathway to Accreditation||Degree Program||Career Development Support|
|Canadian Common Law||✓||✓||✓||✓||✓|
|International Business Law||✓||✓||✓||✓|
|Tax Law - Full Time||✓||✓||✓||✓|
|Single Course Enrollment (SCE)||✓||✓|
|Online NCA Exam Prep||✓||✓|
|YUELI’s Intensive Advanced Legal English Program||✓||✓|
|Certificate in Foundations for Graduate Legal Studies||✓|
Looking for more specializations with Part Time options? Head to our Professional LLM Specializations page.
Who takes OsgoodePD's programs?
Our students come from a variety of backgrounds and are attracted to OsgoodePD programs for different reasons. Our students include:
Canadian citizens who completed their law degree abroad, and want to undertake accreditation to be licensed to practice in Canada
Internationally trained lawyers and experienced professionals who manage legal issues and risks and want to have the legal expertise to inform their decision-making
Recent law school graduates who want to specialize in a practice area to gain a competitive edge
Register for an Information Session Webinar or Open House
Full-Time LLM Options Info Session
Whether you are looking to specialize with a professional graduate degree or start the process of qualifying to practice common law in Canada, there’s a program at Osgoode to suit your needs. Learn more about your options by attending a complimentary Information Session webinar.May 1st @ 5:00 PM (Toronto Time)
Options for Internationally Trained Lawyers - Open Q&A Session
Join us for a live online Q&A session with a member of the OsgoodePD International Programs Admissions Team. Whether you have questions about your program options, satisfying NCA requirements or the application/admissions process — we're here to help.
Please contact our Admissions team via email or telephone directly if you have questions which are confidential.
Online Q&A sessions are offered weekly. Choose a time that best suits your schedule.
Osgoode's Internationally Trained Lawyers Day (OITLD)
OITLD is a unique opportunity for legal employers, lawyers and law graduates from different countries, and those who may otherwise be going through the process of accreditation or licensing alone, to gather and celebrate internationally-trained talent in Toronto.June 12, 2019, Starting @ 9:00 AM (Toronto Time)