We offer a master degree in Common Law at The University of Hong Kong. This programme is specifically designed for graduates in law from non-Common law jurisdictions (notably Mainland China) who wish to acquire an expertise in Common Law as it is practised in Hong Kong and in other common law jurisdictions.
The Faculty of Law is Hong Kong's leading law school. It has a cherished heritage, is ranked among the best law faculties in the world and is highly regarded for providing quality legal education and life-long learning opportunities.
Building on its strong tradition of teaching, research in the common law and prominent links with the professional community, our Faculty, as a regional centre of excellence in China and the Asia-Pacific Region, aspires to be a world class law school that meets the highest standards of international excellence in every dimension and to be recognized as one of a handful of the best law schools internationally.
More informationVisit official programme website
Mode of Attendance
- Full Time (one year)
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Deadline passed
DisciplinesMaster of Laws (LLM) View 9 other Masters in Master of Laws (LLM) in Hong Kong (SAR)
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Hold a degree of Bachelor of Laws with at least second class honours or an equivalent qualification from a university or comparable institution in a non-common law jurisdiction
- Applicants who do not have a bachelor's degree with English as the medium of instruction are required to satisfy the English language proficiency
International21800 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 21800 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
National5367 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 5367 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
- 42,100 HK$
- 171,000 HK$
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