The prerequisites for a PhD in Law will vary according to the university and country in which it is pursued. Some institutions may require for the candidate to already have a Masters degree. Upon request, universities will offer more information about their specific requirements.
One of the world's only Ph.D. degree programs in International Law offered by an intergovernmental organization itself constituted under international law.
EUCLID, an international intergovernmental organization with a university mandate, offers to select students from the general public an external (distance or online) degree program called the DILT or EUCLID Doctorate in International Law and Treaty Law (which is a full Ph.D.). As a public non-profit institution, EUCLID is able to offer affordable, low-tuition programs.
This online LLM in international law, representing 90 US credits beyond the Bachelor's, is the world's only Ph.D. programs in this field, offered by an intergovernmental organization itself constituted under international law (the European University Institute offers a Ph.D. in Law more generally).
Partial scholarships are available ECOWAS residents and the permanent staff of intergovernmental organizations....