Master of Laws (LLM)

Master of Laws (LLM)

Overview

The LLM courses are designed for law or non-law graduates who wish to specialise in a particular area of the law. Those with an academic grounding in English law would still find the programme beneficial to enhance their skills or specialising in relevant areas. Total there are 11 specializations*:

Course Name Registration No.
LLM Corporate Governance 253064
LLM Corporate Governance Grad: CG 253071
LLM International Corporate Governance 253066
LLM Company Law 253063
LLM International Business Law 253065
LLM International Human Rights 253067
LLM International Arbitration 253131
LLM Mediation and Alternative Dispute Resolution 253068
LLM Master of Law (General) 253070
LLM Master of Law (International) 253132
LLM Medical Law and Ethics 253069


The structured course is taught by qualified lawyers with lectures and practical workshops, and with online resources and learning tools to develop students’ legal skills.

The University of Law is the course operator and awarding body of the Hong Kong programmes, while The Hong Kong Management Association provides teaching venues and administrative support.

Duration

12 months (Full-time)
24 months (Part-time)

Jan 31
Law Programmes Q&A Session
Time:
19:00 - 20:00
Venue:
First Commercial Building

The session will be conducted in Cantonese.

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Feb 16
Information Seminar
Time:
19:00 - 20:00
Venue:
South Seas Centre

This information seminar will be conducted in English.

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Feb 28
Law Programmes Q&A Session
Time:
19:00 - 20:00
Venue:
First Commercial Building

The session will be conducted in Cantonese.

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Information at a Glance

Commencement Date:


Application Deadline:

Best Before 1 December 2022 to secure a seat

Tuition fee:

HKD$120,000

Medium of Instruction:

English

Mode of Instruction:

Face-to-face

Brochure Expression of Interest

The University of Law

Renowned History

• One of the UK’s longest-established specialist providers of legal education since 1876

Quality Teaching

• Courses are taught by qualified lawyers. Students will also benefit from practical training other than just theoretical teaching
• Access to a number of opportunities to work on cases while studying

Powerful Networking

• UK’s largest legal alumni group with over 80,000 members. The University of Law Hong Kong Alumni Network (HKAN) has a strong alumni database, including qualified lawyers from the Hong Kong, United Kingdom and other Asia Pacific countries
• Working with 90 of the top 100 UK law firms
• Mentoring Scheme and Regular Networking Events in Hong Kong

Promising Career

• Providing students with the best employability service including professional advice, practical experience and links to the profession to help our students to succeed in their career goals

Flexible Study Options

• Can choose one focus area and several electives
• Suitable for working executives

 

Details

Structure
  • 4 modules and a dissertation
  • Full-time students complete 4 modules in terms 1 & 2, complete dissertation in term 3

    Term 1 Term 2 Term 3
    Award-linked Taught Module
    (30 credits)
    Module from approved list
    (30 credits)
    Award-linked Dissertation
    (60 credits)
    Module from approved list
    (30 credits)
  • Part-time students complete 4 modules in terms 1 – 4, complete dissertation in term 5 – 6

    Term 1 Term 2 Term 3
    Award-linked Taught Module
    (30 credits)
    Module from approved list
    (30 credits)
    Term 4 Term 5 Term 6
    Module from approved list
    (30 credits)
    Award-linked Dissertation
    (60 credits)

Testimonials

Admissions

Enquiry

Course Details

Dr Sonia Lee
Phone: 2774 8536
Email: ulaw@hkma.org.hk

General Enquiry

Phone: 2774 8500
Email: hkma@hkma.org.hk
Fax: 2365 1000

The information is for guidance only and does not form part of any contract. The University of Law reserves the right to change any of the programmes, entry requirements and tuition fees without notice.

It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognise any qualification to which this course may lead.