Beijing     2400-3000 CNY/Month     10 ℃
Juris Master (LL.M.) in Chinese Law
Degree Type: Master
Application Deadline: 2017-08-20
Language: English
Starting Date: 2017-09-01
Duration: 2 years
Tuition: CNY 73000.00
Application Fee Through University: USD 100.00
Application Fee Through CTUAS: USD 100.00
 

Highlights

The first formal legal educational program at the graduate level in China, which is designed and offered exclusively for foreign law students and legal professionals.

Students have the unique opportunity to get insight views of Chinese legal system and the society through close contacts with Chinese students, legal professionals and common people.

In the unprecedented process of globalization, Chinese law becomes a necessary knowledge and instrument for those who have business, cultural, academic and political encounters with China.

This program provides full and partial scholarship chances.


 

Introduction

The Master of Law Program (LL.M. Program) In Chinese Law at Tsinghua Law School, Beijing, is the first formal legal educational program at the graduate level in China, which is designed and offered exclusively for foreign law students and legal professionals. It is believed that the best way of studying the legal system of a foreign country is to stay and live in the society while studying the rules and legal operations in that society. Therefore, this LL.M. Program does not only provide all courses and materials in English, but also the unique opportunity to get insight views of Chinese legal system and the society through close contacts with Chinese students, legal professionals and common people.

Curriculum

The program consists of two types of courses: compulsory and elective.

Courses in Fall Term:

Chinese Society and Chinese Law (3) *

Chinese Constitutional and Administrative Law (2) *

Chinese Civil Law (3) *

Chinese Civil Procedure and the Conflict of Laws (3)

Chinese Contact Law (2)

Chinese Criminal and Criminal Procedural Law (2)

Chinese Environmental Law (2)

Chinese Course (2)

Courses in Spring Term:

Chinese Foreign Trade and Investment Law (3) *

Selected Issues of Chinese and Comparative Law (2)*

Chinese Corporate and Bankruptcy Law (3) *

Chinese Banking Law (2)

Chinese Practice of International Law (2)

Chinese Intellectual Property Law (2)

Chinese Securities Law (2)

Chinese Practice of WTO Law (2)

Chinese Course (2)

* The figures in parentheses indicate credit hours.

The courses will be taught by the Tsinghua Law School faculty, as well as adjuncts who are experienced practicing lawyers. Most of the compulsory and basic courses are offered in the fall semester, while most of the elective courses are offered in the spring semester.

Apart from the above courses, the LL.M. program in Chinese Law requires each candidate to produce a paper as the degree thesis, which takes 1 credit.

The LL.M. Program requires a minimum of 24 credits of course studies and a dissertation associated with one course. To earn the degree, a student must satisfactorily complete approximately ten courses (depending on the credit hours assigned to a particular course) and a research paper as the degree thesis within two semesters.

 
Cost
Item Amount (RMB/Per Year)
Tuition fee 73000.00 (Approximately)
Medical Examination 500.00 (Approximately)
Insurance 600.00 (Approximately)
Accommodation Fee 20000.00 (Approximately)
Residence Permit 400.00 (Approximately)
Living Cost 25000.00 (Approximately)
Settlement and Other Cost 2000.00 (Approximately)
Not: Medical Examination only need to be paid at the 1st academic year.
 

How to Apply

(1) Overall Procedure

You need only to complete the following procedure which is very convenient and time saving

1. Click “Apply Now”

2. Fill in online application

3. Upload all the required documents and Submit your application

4. Pay the application fee

5. Wait for the application results

Important notice: You need to create an account before applying. Account name needs to be a valid email, which will be used to receive our system notice.

(2) Required documents

1. One photocopy of your passport;

2. Passport-size Photos of the applicant;

3. Official transcripts;

4. An official certificate of your highest education; or an official Certificate of Enrollment for the ones still on campus.

5. Two Recommendation Letters from professors in the same academic field (The letters should be written in the blank recommendation form and enclosed in special envelopes with seal);

6. Language Proficiency certificate; (Certificate of HSK for Chinese-taught Programs. Official copy of TOEFL or IELTS scores for applicants whose first language is not English for English-taught Programs)

7. Personal Statement including previous study and work experiences, academic research achievement, planned research proposal, and individual development objective after graduation.

Notice: Note that all Certificates or Documents in languages other than Chinese or English must be notarized in Chinese or English editions.

 

Why CTUAS

CTUAS Offers the Best Universities and Qualified Education.

The universities CTUAS offers are among the top 100 universities in China, each university has won a good reputation in its dominant fields both in China and in the world. CTUAS has a good cooperation with the top universities in China, therefore, international students who want to study in China, can have a better chance to get qualified education through CTUAS. Through CTUAS you can quickly and easily find the most suitable and excellent universities and programs.

Less Payment, More Offers.

Different from other application systems, you can apply for more than one offer which will guarantee your enrollment. In this case, you will not miss any suboptimal choices, when choosing your favorite university and program. In addition, the more offers you choose, the less is the marginal payment.

CTUAS Cares about Your Career, Destiny and Development.

CTUAS focuses not only on providing the best application service for international students, but also on their career, destiny and future development in China. CTUAS will establish a good relationship with every international student who applies for studying in China through its application system. Except for helping you find the most suitable and excellent universities and programs, CTUAS will offer valuable advises for your life, your study and your career development in China. CTUAS hopes every international student can have a better development after studying in China.

Most of the Services CTUAS Offers Are Free, CTUAS just Collects the Application Fee on Behalf of the Universities.

Everyone who wants to apply through CTUAS can enjoy free online consulting service, free DHL delivery service, free visa and per-departure guide service, free accommodation booking service and free student handbook. On behalf of the universities, CTUAS just collects the application fee which applicants also have to pay when they apply directly to universities. In addition, for some extra service, CTUAS will only charge at a lower rate, such as airport pick-up service, hotel booking service and city tour.

More Convenient and Fast Replied Services

When applying directly to universities, international students have to suffer from the time consuming application. After submitting their application, they have to wait anxiously for the reply of the official office of universities. In most cases, the waiting time will last more the one week, sometime maybe more than one month. But differently, in order to facilitate your application and save your time, CTUAS promises that your application will be replied within 24 hours and the final application result will be informed in 2 weeks.

CTUAS Offers Internship in China.

In order to broaden the horizons and enrich the experiences of the international students, CTUAS also offer internship in China. CTUAS helps you find the internship information of Chinese company and you can also choose to be a consultant of CTUAS.