The Graduate Global Student Success Program is a two-semester program designed for students who have completed a bachelor’s degree but need additional academic support to gain entry to University of New Hampshire's graduate degree program in law.

Master of Intellectual Property (MIP)

For 40 years, UNH Law has promoted intellectual property (IP) as an engine for innovation and growth. Our program prepares lawyers, business executives, government administrators, technology managers and others to become leaders in a global economy where intellectual property, in the form of copyrights, patents, and trademarks, plays a central role.

And, our global network of successful alumni, connected to the tradition of UNH Law and the Franklin Pierce Center for Intellectual Property, gives students access to IP professionals in more than 80 countries.


  • Ranked #6 for Intellectual Property Law by U.S. News & World Report
  • Alumni working in 49 states and 80+ nations
  • IDEA: the Intellectual Property Law Review is one of the premier intellectual property journals in the world

Degree program components:

Graduate GSSP credit hours applied to a degree: 9
21 credit hours to complete the degree

Program information

Entrance requirements:

  • Relevant undergraduate degree 2.50+ GPA
  • TOFEL 70+ / IELTS 6.0 (no band lower than 5.5)

Progression requirements

  • B average (3.0 GPA) with no single grade below B-
  • LSAT scores are not required for entry or progression
  • Graduate GSSP credit hours applied to degrees: 9

Key courses

  • Patent Law
  • Patent Litigation
  • Patent Practice and Procedure
  • Copyright Law
  • Copyright and Trademark Litigation
  • Fundamentals of Intellectual Property
  • International Comparative Copyright Law
  • IP and International Trade
  • Technology Licensing
  • Trademark and Deceptive Practices Copyright



International Students


2 semester tuition - $27,944

Entry to Year 2 of Master’s Degree in:

Master of Intellectual Property (Law)

Program taught in:
  • English
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