China Law Schools
Comprehensive Directory of Law Schools in China in Alphabetical Order
China Law Schools
- Beijing - China University of Political Science and Law
25 Xitucheng Road, Haidian District, Beijing, Phone: (8610) 58908082
China University of Political Science and Law (CUPL) is a multi-disciplinary university that centers on law, accompanied with a variety of other disciplines in an organic and harmonized way.The university now has 19 schools or departments and 10 research institutes, with 17 undergraduate disciplines, 3 first-class, 43 second-class and 2 specialized disciplines of master’s degree, 1 first-class and 18 second-class disciplines of doctor’s degree, 2 mobile postdoctoral stations, 1 first-class state key research base, 10 second-class state key research bases, 2 key disciplines of Beijing, and 3 key disciplines of the Ministry of Justice.
- Beijing - Renmin University of China Law School
59 Zhongguancun Ave, Beijing, Phone: +86 10-82500352
In 1950, the founding of the School of Law of Renmin University of China ushered in a new era of higher legal education in the People’s Republic of China. In the past 5 decades, the School of Law of Renmin University of China has developed a large number of legal professionals in the construction of a socialistic legal system, and has contributed greatly to the development and prosperity of legal science. Consequently, the School of Law of Renmin University of China has become an important leader in legal education.
- Beijing - Tsinghua Law School
Haidian District, Beijing,
Tsinghua University has a long and glorious tradition of legal education. Shortly after the first decade of the last century, Tsinghua University began offering legal courses and inaugurated a law faculty assembling an impressive group of legal scholars. Our graduates are numerous and of high caliber as evidenced by the leading roles they have assumed in both the private and public sectors of law.Law Library
- Beijing, - Central University of Finance and Economics Law School
39 South College Road,, Haidian District, Beijing,, Phone: +86 10-62288337
As one of China's key universities under the direct leadership of the Ministry of Education, CUFE enjoys the patronage of both the central and municipal governments. CUFE's status as a centre of academic excellence was again recognized with our selection to the all-important "211" national education project. CUFE has developed into a key resource for first-class personnel in all areas of economics and management as well as offering comprehensive education in law, liberal arts and science.
- Changchun - Jilin University Law School
10 Qianwei Road, Changchun, Phone: +86-431-5166051
Law School at Jilin University was founded in 1988 and its predecessor,the Law Department, was set up in 1948.The School currently enrolls 1,625 undergraduate students,848 graduate students in master's degree programs,and 134 doctoral students.There are 105 faculty members in Law School. Among these competitive faculty members,there are 18 full professors (12 of them are Ph.D. supervisors) and 18 associate professors.Some of them are renowned scholars home and abroad.
- Chongqing - Southwest University of Political Science & Law
The University consists of 11 schools, 17 bachelor’s degree programs, 28 master’s degree programs, one primary discipline for PhD programs, 11 secondary disciplines for PhD programs, one national-level key discipline, 4 provincial-level key disciplines and one post-doctorate mobile station of Law.
- Guangzhou - Sun Yat-sen University - School of Law
The University has been unceasingly raising the quality of undergraduate education and has become an important base for training high-level talents. On the occasion of its 70th anniversary, President Jiang Zemin wrote the inscription of "Develop Dr. Sun Yat-sen's revolutionary spirit, manage the University better and make greater contributions" which further points out the direction for running schools. In September 2000, the Zhuhai Campus of Sun Yat-sen University in Tang Jia Wan, Zhuhai city, was completed, which expands the space and lays a solid foundation for development in the new century.
- Hefei - Anhui University School of Law
The Law School has undertaken a lot of national social strategy research programs, and published many effective monographs and research papers. The "Roman Law Principle" (Monograph as professor Zhou Dan) and "Foreign Legal History" (national unitive textbook, with chief editor as professor Chen Shengqing,) had won many national and provincial awards. Presently the Law School faculties undertake two projects of the national social strategy, and several provincial and ministry projects.
- Hong Kong - Chinese University of Hong Kong School of Law
Supported by world class research, the School of Law will provide a flexible, learner-centred environment in which students are actively engaged and prepared for distinction in the legal profession and for leadership roles in Hong Kong, China, and internationally. The School will build strong and enduring links with alumni and friends so that law students are educated and fully equipped for successful careers in the legal profession, government, business, and industry.Law Library
- Hong Kong - Hong Kong University - Faculty of Law
Pok Fu Lam Road, Hong Kong, Phone: (852) 2859 2111
The University of Hong Kong, as a pre-eminent international university in Asia, seeks to sustain and enhance its excellence as an institution of higher learning through outstanding teaching and world-class research so as to produce well-rounded graduates with lifelong abilities to provide leadership within the societies they serve.
- Kowloon Tong - City University of Hong Kong - School of Law
Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong Hong Kong, Phone: (852) 2788 8008
The School of Law aspires to be an internationally-renowned centre for research and teaching in law in the Asia Pacific region. The direct mission of the School is to provide students with an excellent education; to contribute to the advancement of knowledge; and to improve the quality of life for people. Through cooperation with other law schools and professional organizations in teaching, learning and research, the School aims to foster an environment in which both students and staff develop and use their legal knowledge, professional skills and expertise for the benefit of the whole Hong Kong community.
- Shanghai - East China University of Politics & Law
ECUPL now has two campuses respectively in Changning District and Songjiang District, covering an area of 1,064 mu and a total building area of 240,000 square meters. At present, ECUPL has four LLD programs, i.e. legal historiography, criminal jurisprudence, economic jurisprudence, and international law, and nine LLM programs of law, i.e. theories of law, legal historiography, constitutional jurisprudence and administrative jurisprudence, criminal jurisprudence, civil and commercial jurisprudence, procedural law, economic jurisprudence,international jurisprudence, environment and resources protection jurisprudence and one LLM program of professional law and on-the-job students are accepted to pursue doctor and master degrees. ECUPL has 22 majors for bachelors, i.e. law, economics reconnaissance study, finance, administration, English, Japanese, international business and trade, sociology, public security labour and social security, frontier defence management, politics and administration, journalism, public affairs administration, accounting and intellectual property, information science and technology, business administration, cultural industry management, Chinese literature, social work, among which the law major offers undergraduate programs intended for a second bachelor degree in law.Law Library
- Shanghai - Fudan University School of Law
220 Handan Road, Shanghai, Phone: +86 21 65642222
Fudan University comprises 17 full-time schools (including 66 specialties) and 4 departments. They have 68 specialties for Bachelor's Degree Candidates, 209 specialties for Master's Degree Candidates and 157 specialties for Doctoral Degree Candidates. Now, Fudan University has nearly 44,300 students, including full-time students, students in Continuing Education or Network Education, as well as overseas students.
- Shanghai - KoGuan Law School of Shanghai Jiao Tong University
800 Dong Chuan Road, Minhang District, Shanghai 200240, Phone: + 86 21 34205977
At the dawn of the 21st century, Law School of Shanghai Jiao Tong University promptly arouses to embrace the unprecedented challenges from the great change in the world structure as well as the important opportunities of synchronization with the system reform in China.CLE
- Shenzhen - Peking University School of Transnational Law
University Town, Xili, Nanshan District, Shenzhen 518055, Phone: 0755-86189261
Peking University School of Transnational Law combines an American-style Juris Doctor degree with a China law Juris Master degree. They provide a bilingual 4 year program that teaches students common and civil law as well as Chinese legal traditions.Law Library
- Wuhan - Wuhan University Law School
Wuhan University is a key university directly under the administration of the Education Ministry of the People's Republic of China. It is located in Hubei Province's capital Wuhan known as "The thoroughfare leading to nine provinces". The university has rolling physical features with the scenic Luojia Hill in it and the beautiful East Lake by its side, seeming in picturesque disorder. Its campus is wooded and green, and has fragrant flowers everywhere all the year round, the buildings are in special architectural styles, magnificent and mansion-looking. For the above reasons, Wuhan University is widely known as one of the most beautiful universities in the world.
- Wuhan - Zhongnan University of Economics and Law
#1 South Nanhu Road, Wuhan, Phone: +86 27-88386557
Founded in 1948, Zhongnan University of Economics and Law (ZUEL) is located in Wuhan, a metropolis of Central China. It is an institution of higher education under the Ministry of Education of the People’s Republic of China with economics, law, and management as its core disciplines. These are coordinated with the development of eight other disciplines including literature, history, philosophy, engineering, etc. ZUEL is also one of the universities sponsored by “211 project”, which is the Chinese government's new endeavor aimed at strengthening about 100 institutions of higher education and key disciplinary areas as a national priority for the 21st century.
- Xiamen - Xiamen University Law School
The Law School of Xiamen University engages early in the teaching and research of international economic law in China to meet the urgent need by China's reform and open-up policy. With the approval of the former State Education Commission, Xiamen University was the first institution in China to enroll the Master of Law (LL.M) candidates majoring in international economic law in 1981, and recruit undergraduate students and the Doctor of Law (LL.D) candidates in this major in 1985 and 1986 respectively. In 1998, the LL.D. program in international economic law was adjusted as the LL.D program in international law.