Wajahat Jilani is currently pursuing an LL.M. with a focus on Competition Law at King’s College London. He enrolled for the master’s course just after finishing his B.A.LL.B course from the Faculty of Law, Aligarh Muslim University.
I did not want to do a master’s degree for the sake of doing one. Because to my mind, it is more than just a career milestone – rather, it needs to serve some predefined purpose.
Make the most of your LLM experience by meeting and interacting with people from diverse backgrounds. Seek to create meaningful bonds with people without only focusing on what’s in it for me.
Short-term summer programs have been long sought after by law students as a means to expose themselves to foreign education, interact with faculty members from some of the best universities in the world, and foster relationships.
A master’s is an all-round enriching experience that forces one to broaden one’s horizons and think outside the box.
If you are not truthful in your application process, you may not be able to show your passion in the interview stage or get caught by the Interviewer as they are highly experienced people.
If you are contemplating an LLM from a UK university, attend the Study UK fairs that are going to be held across the country in February.
Sapna Reheem Shaila discusses the LLM at the School of Oriental and African Studies, her ongoing doctorate studies, and a whole lot more.