Edinburgh Law School

University of Edinburgh

Law and Chinese

Students also achieve competence (reading, writing and oral) in Modern Standard Chinese (Mandarin) and a solid understanding of contemporary Chinese society, culture, politics and business; once on the programme it is possible for students to study more specialised areas of law and, where appropriate, graduate with a named LLM degree in one of the following areas: Commercial Law and Chinese; Intellectual Property Law and Chinese; International Law and Chinese.

Entry requirements

Candidates are generally eligible with the equivalent of an upper 2nd Class degree in law; degrees in other relevant disciplines are considered on a case-by-case basis; students are not expected to have previous experience of studying Chinese language or culture, but candidates with such experience are considered on a case-by-case basis; in the absence of the formal entry requirements employment or other educational experience that evidences intellectual ability of an equivalent standard may be given consideration; applicants whose 1st language is not English require: IELTS 7.0 (with at least 6.0 in each module); TOEFL internet-based test 100 (with at least 20 in each module); PTE(A) 67 (with at least 56 in each of the communicative skills sections); or CPE grade B or CAE grade A.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,650 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,500 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,650 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,650 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,650 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Edinburgh Edinburgh EH8 9JU Scotland

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