FLS LL.M. Program in Chinese Business Law

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FLS LL.M. Program in Chinese Business Law



1. Brief Introduction


Since 2010, Fudan Law School has launched the LL.M. Program in Chinese Business Lawinstructed in English for foreign lawyers, executives, students, and professional engaging in international trade and/or interested in Chinese business and financial law. It is designed to take advantage of Shanghai's position as a center of business and finance, including major courses in commercial law and financial law among others. Through the two-year study and research, students can develop a comprehensive understanding of Chinese business and financial legal system so that they can be independently engaged in the financial or legal practice and theory study.


2.Application Requirements


Language Requirements: Applicants whose native language is not English should provide a TOEFLIBTscore of 90 or above/an IETLS score of 6.5 or above/the equivalent on another standardized English language test such as the Cambridge English exam. Applicants scoring below or who have not taken an English language exam may request an interview with the admissions staff to obtain a waiver.


Degree and Major Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree or above. Students from all major backgrounds are eligible to apply for the LL.M. Program in Chinese Business Law.


Application Documents:

  1. Two photocopies of valid passport identification page. Passport must be an ordinary passport and be valid for at least six months from the application time until Sep. 30 of the following year.

  2. Two printed online barcode Application Forms with personal signature and photo.

3) Personal Statement of purpose of around 1000 words. The content should include study and work experience, academic research achievements, planned research proposal, and individual development objective after graduation.

4) Two letters of recommendation. Recommenders should be chosen from professors, associate professor, former employer or supervisor, write in Chinese or in English (signature and contact information are necessary, sealed in envelop). There is no official reference form, but please make sure that your name and the title of the major you apply for are included.

5)Two copies of diploma and degree (or notarized version, in notarized Chinese or English translation)

6) Academic transcripts (original or notarized version, in notarized Chinese or English translation)

7) TOEFL or IELTS or another standardized English language test report (if the native language of the applicant is not English).

8) Academic writing sample if applicable (Optional)

In terms of specific requirements for documents used in the online application system or hard copies to mail to us, please follow the guideline for application on the website of International Students Office (http://iso.fudan.edu.cn/xuewei.htm )


Online Application: http://admission.iso.fudan.edu.cn/

The application fee is RMB 800 Yuan and is non-refundable.


Deadlines for Application: 1stMarch, 2019


3. Courses Information


Courses

Credit hours

Credits

Semester

Foreign Investment in China

54

3

1st

Introduction to Chinese Law

18

1

1st

Chinese Civil Law

54

3

1st

Chinese Business Organizations

54

3

1st

Chinese Commercial Arbitration

36

2

1st

China Panorama

54

3

1st

Chinese Language I

36

2

1st

Chinese Legal Culture

36

2

1st

Chinese Constitutional and Administrative Law

36

2

1st

Chinese Securities Law

36

2

1st

Chinese Practice on International Law

36

2

1st

Chinese Corporate Governance

36

2

1st

Chinese Foreign Trade Law

36

2

2nd

Chinese Intellectual Property Law

36

2

2nd

Chinese Banking Law and Payment System

36

2

2nd

Chinese Business Dispute Resolution System

36

2

2nd

Human Rights and Chinese Business Law

36

2

2nd

Chinese Language II

36

2

2nd

Chinese Labor Law

36

2

2nd

Chinese Contract Law

36

2

2nd

White-collar Crimes and Chinese Criminal Law

36

2

2nd

Chinese Maritime Law

36

2

2nd

Chinese Consumer Law

36

2

2nd

Chinese Property Law

36

2

2nd



4. Requirements for Dissertation Writing:


1) Before determining the dissertation title, the student must do thorough research on the academic achievements in the related field, and the topic must be about a new or significant issue in the academic field.

2) The topic of the dissertation must be specific and definite, with an academic value. The topic must be approved by the academic supervisor of the student and the dissertation must be independently completed by the student.

3) The dissertation is expected to form a new thought which is distinct from the existing academic achievements with a clear and definite opinion, and strong argument; the materials cited in the dissertation must be accurate and reliable. The writing must be logic and fluent, with strong analytical skills and be highly persuasive.

4) The dissertation must be written in English with rich and solid coverage. The total words of the dissertation should be 12,000 – 15,000 English words.

5) The dissertation must be completed and submitted on or before March 20 of the second year of study, and the oral defense will be scheduled in late May or early June.


5. Period of Study and Tuition


This is a two-year program consisting of one-year course work and one-year dissertation. The total tuition fee for the program is RMB 160,000 Yuan. Students need to pay half the tuition (80,000 Yuan) before the beginning of the first semester, and the other half before the beginning of the second semester.


6. Scholarships


FLS has two kinds of scholarships. The first one is Freshman Scholarship and applicants can apply it together with the application for the program. The Scholarship Evaluation Committee will evaluate applicants’ grades in their college and other performance. The second one is Academic Scholarship. After students get the grades of the first semester, they can apply for the scholarship. The Scholarship Evaluation Committee will evaluate students’ grades and academic performance, and then they will decide whether students get the scholarship and which class students can get.


7. Contact us

E-mail: fudanllm@fudan.edu.cn

Tel86-21-31245609

Websitehttp://www.law.fudan.edu.cn/en/

All these information is for reference only and may be adjusted according to new policy of Fudan Law School.