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Foreign Trained Lawyers Program
University of Calgarywww.ucalgary.ca
Program Type Post-Baccalaureate
Credential Type Certificate
Length 1 Year or Less
- Part Time Only
- Cooperative Education
- Continuing Education
- Distance Learning
The minimum requirements for admission to the Foreign Trained Lawyers Program (FTLP) post-bachelor’s certificate are:
A. A law degree (LLB, JD, or equivalent) from an approved, recognized, accredited or otherwise accepted law school;
B. A valid National Committee on Accreditation (NCA) Assessment Report that shows required courses and law degree information; and
C. Proof of English language proficiency, measured via one of the below methods:
a. The language of instruction of the Applicant’s legal academic qualifications was English, and such qualifications were obtained in a country where English is an official language; or
b. Completion of the International English Language Test System (IELTS) test, with a minimum score of 7.0 across all of the following elements: writing, speaking, reading and listening.
Admission to the program is competitive, and meeting the minimum requirements above does not guarantee admission to the program.
This program is eligible for full-time post-secondary assistance by Alberta Student Aid for the funding year 2023/08/01 to 2024/07/31*.
Tuition $33,864.00 Year One
Books/Supplies/Instruments $2,660.00 Year One
Mandatory Fees $1,468.00 Year One
* Tuition, books, supplies, instruments, and other/mandatory fees are provided to Alberta Student Aid and may be used when processing full-time post-secondary funding applications. The educational costs provided are based on a 100% full-course load and may not reflect current or all educational costs charged by the school. Contact the school to obtain accurate educational cost information.
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Updated August 29, 2022. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.
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