The LL.M. (Master of Laws) is an internationally recognized postgraduate law degree. It is usually obtained by completing a one-year full-time program. Law students and professionals frequently pursue the LL.M. to gain expertise in a specialized field of law, for example in the area of tax law or international law. Many law firms prefer job candidates with an LL.M. degree because it indicates that a lawyer has acquired advanced, specialized legal training, and is qualified to work in a multinational legal environment.
Some of the LLM in India programs focus on the specialized topics of economics, European law, international law, and commercial law, among others. Student pursuing an LLM in India will experience a multidisciplinary approach through a curriculum of coursework, research, and internships. Graduates generally go on to careers in consultancy firms, international law firms, or public organizations.