A UK 2:1 honours degree or its international equivalent.
We may also consider your application if you have employment or other educational experience that demonstrates intellectual ability of an equivalent standard.
You do not need to have any previous experience of studying Chinese language or culture
All applicants must also meet our English language requirements.
Months of entry
This programme is designed to equip you with recognised masters-level training in both law and Chinese studies.
You will receive advanced legal training, enabling progression to PhD should you wish. You will 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 will be 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 & Chinese
- Intellectual Property Law & Chinese
- International Law & Chinese
Information for international students
To find out about the support offered to international student at Edinburgh from arrival to graduation visit: http://www.ed.ac.uk/studying/international
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Edinburgh Law School Postgraduate Office
- +44 (0)131 650 6325