Legal History, LL.M. | The Chinese University of Hong Kong | Hong Kong, Hong Kong (SAR)
12 months
Duration
750 USD/credit 18000 USD/year
750 USD/credit 18000 USD/year
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About

Legal History from The Chinese University of Hong Kong is designed to equip students with expertise in both the substance and the methodology of transnational legal history research.  

Overview

Legal History from The Chinese University of Hong Kong is an elite programme which admits only a small number of high-quality students. Unlike traditional taught postgraduate programmes, the LLM in Legal History has a hybrid structure, combining classroom learning and research elements.  

Students at Legal History from The Chinese University of Hong Kong will:

  • will acquire substantial research, writing and presentation skills, paving the way to successful academic, policy and practice careers.
  • complete a substantial research project under the supervision of a member of the faculty, accounting for half of their credits. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Colonial Governance and the Rule of Law
  • Comparative Legal Traditions
  • History, Culture and the Law
  • Law and History
  • Principles of Art, Antiquities, Cultural Heritage and the Law
  • Transnational Law After Empire

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications will be processed on a rolling basis until all places have been filled. Therefore, early applications are strongly encouraged.

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

24 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • graduated from a recognized university and obtained a bachelor's degree, normally with honours not lower than Second Class; or
  • graduated from an honours programme of a recognized university with a bachelor's degree, normally achieving an average grade of not lower than "B"; or
  • completed a course of study in a tertiary educational institution and obtained professional or similar qualifications equivalent to an honours degree.
  • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 750 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    18000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 750 USD per credit during 12 months.

HK$5,880 per unit* for a total of 24 units within the normative study period.

Living costs for Hong Kong

13720 - 23419 HKD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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