Master of Law
Jiangsu University
Basic Information
Degree: Master
Starting Date:
Please be subject to the starting date on admission letter you got, since the starting date may change.
Sep 8 , 2023
Duration: 2 Years
Teaching Language: English
Tuition Fees: RMB 22,000 per Year
Application Deadline:
The deadline means the date of Beijing time. You are suggested to submit your application 3 or 5 days before the actual deadline so that you can have time for necessary changes on documents.
Jul 18 , 2023
Application Fee:
The application fee charged by the university, CUCAS only collect on their behalf.
USD 41 (Check Policy)
Service Fee:
For the service CUCAS provide to you. If you get a scholarship while applying as a self-financed applicant, you need to pay another scholarship service fee of 200 USD.
USD 54 (Check Policy)
Special Requirements
Program Description

1. Goal

Editor Notes: It aims to foster the potential advanced specialists who can meet the needs of China as well as other countries.

Goal of the major is to improve the student's ability to initiate and carry out a novel research project in the areas relevant to Chinese Law, Foreign Law or International law, aiming to make the student the expert in one field of the law.

2. Objectives

Editor Notes: In order to achieve the goal of this major, following objectives are to be accomplished by the time the candidate completes the 2 years' courses.  

A. With correct outlook on life and values, good moral character, strict style of study, strong sense of enterprise and pioneering spirit.
B. With firm grasp of the basis theory of law, professional knowledge and practical skill, professional development and frontiers; being competent of reading and writing studying papers; with the ability to independently carry out scientific research work, being competent in the specialized field of teaching, research, and law-related enterprise survey; with a better understand of the theories, techniques, and methods in the field of Chinese Law, Foreign Law and International Law.

3. Research Fields

Editor Notes: The research fields listed below are for students to choose to study.

The Master Degree Program in Law focuses on:
1.Chinese Law
a.Civil law of China
b.Business law of China
c.Administrative law of China
d.Criminal law of China.
2.Foreign law
a.Legal institution of countries with Common Law tradition.
b.Legal institution of countries with Civil Law tradition.
3.International Economic Law

4. Degree Requirements

Editor Notes: Graduate students are required to complete at least 30 course credits and dissertation research and oral examination of the thesis within 2 years.

The term of studying is two years. The graduate students for master of laws are required to accomplish at least 30 course credits which should be earned from the courses you will take, and the credits for degree courses should be more than 18, The completion of 30 credits-courses is usually within one year, while the additional 1 year is used to complete the dissertation research and oral examination of the thesis.

5. Curriculum

Editor Notes: Course category includes degree courses, elective courses and supplementary courses.

6. Course Content

Editor Notes: Course content includes 3 parts, namely goal, content coverage and evaluation.

General Part of Contract Law
A course to learn general institution of contract. The student will have the idea of contract law in general.
Content Coverage
a.What is contract?
b.Formation of Contract.
c.Validity of Contract
d.Duties of Contracting Parties
e.Remedies for breach of Contracts.
 Close-book written examination in the forms of questions and answers and case analysis.

7. Practice Process and Requirements

Editor Notes: Students are required to participate in academic seminar and experts forum during their study.

Graduate students are required to participate in the professional teaching practice, including the guidance of undergraduate learning, writing case analysis reports and homework to complete at least 60-70 hours of work. The practice process will be reviewed by the teachers in charge of teaching. The graduate students are also required to attend related seminars and experts forum, and if possible, to participate in social investigation and research. See also , .

8. Jiangsu University Introduction

Editor Notes: Jiangsu University is a comprehensive teaching-and-research-type university.

Jiangsu University, situated in a beautiful and well-known historic and cultural city on the southern bank of the Yangtze River-Zhenjiang, is a comprehensive teaching-and-research-type university featuring engineering, one of its five chief fields: engineering, medicine, science, management and humanities, Learn More>>

9. School of Law

Editor Notes: With a history of more than 30 years, law education in Jiangsu University is one of the earliest disciplines in liberal arts.

  • After years of development, Law School of Jiangsu University has made great progress.
  • At present, the school has master's degree authorization centers for first-level disciplines of law and master's degree authorization centers for majors of law, with an annual enrollment of about 110 undergraduates and about 100 postgraduates.
  • The college adheres to the concept of teaching-centered development and the discipline construction as the foundation to constantly improve the level of teaching and research.
  • The college is committed to cultivating high-quality legal talents with firm ideals and beliefs, solid basic theories, reasonable knowledge structure and outstanding practical ability.
  • The college adheres to the student-centered principle and encourages students to organize colorful cultural and sports activities and take an active part in various competitions at all levels.

10. Campus Life 

Editor Notes: No matter which country you are from, you are welcome to join the JSU to start your wonderful life here.

Outdoor Activities​


Chinese Customs


Entry Requirements

  • In good health condition, in accordance with the Health Standard for International Students stipulated by the Ministry of Education, China.
  • Good moral character and discipline towards the laws and regulations of the Chinese government and the university.
  • Bachelor's degree certificate.
  • Good English language proficiency.
  • Age below 35 years old.

Fee Structure

Tuition Fee
Master RMB 22,000 pre year
RMB 44,000 in total (About $ 8,980)
Accommodation Fee
Overseas Exchange Building
Double Room RMB 4,500  (More Details)
Other Fees
Application Fee:
The application fee charged by the university, CUCAS only collect on their behalf.
RMB 200
Service Fee:
For the service CUCAS provide to you. If you get a scholarship while applying as a self-financed applicant, you need to pay another scholarship service fee of 200 USD.
USD 54 (Check Policy)
Living Expense RMB 1,600 to RMB 2,050

Application Materials

"*" means necessary documents that you must provide in your application.

*1. Application Form

Please upload your finished application form here.

*2. English language proficiency certificate (non-English speaking countries)

*3. Non-criminal Record Certificate

*4. Passport photo

A recent passport-sized photo of the applicant

*5. Passport and visa (only those who are in China need to provide valid resident permit or visa page).

*6. Copy of your final degree certificate

Graduation certificate in languages other than Chinese or English should be translated into Chinese or English and be certified by notarization.

*7. Copy of your final degree transcript

Academic transcript in languages other than Chinese or English should be translated into Chinese or English and be certified by notarization.

*8. Foreigner Physical Examination Form

*9. Family financial statement

CNY20,000 deposit in bank or equivalent.

*10. 2 recommendation letters

Written in English from two respectable professors. including professors' contact no, email address and handwritten signature

*11. Research proposal

Your research background and interests(research proposal)

12. Supporting Documents: Certificate of Good Conduct

Provided by your current/previous school/company in Chinese/English to improve your success rate.

You can download a template or sample from here.

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