The medium of instruction is in English.

With the agreement of the Faculty Member covering a course, LL.M. students may earn credits through an independent research project, based on an approved legal topic. Students are required to provide a written description of his/her proposed research ranging from 7,000 to 10,000 words.

LL.M. students are also eligible to participate in available internship programs, especially with the Ateneo Human Rights Center, Ateneo Legal Services Center, and Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines.  With the approval of the sponsoring faculty member, students and interns may prepare an independent research project based upon internship related researches.