China University of Political Science and Law (CUPL)
China University of Political Science and Law (CUPL) is a multi-disciplinary university of research that is directly under the Ministry of Education. The university is characterized by centering on law, accompanied with a variety of other disciplines such as philosophy, economics, literature, science and management. It is in two campuses (Fuxue Rd. of Changping District and Xueyuanlu Rd. of Haidian District).
China has become the third largest trading power of the world. With its stead political system and dynamic economic developments in last twenty years, no one in the world can afford to ignore China and its potentials. For those who wish to trade and invest in China and for those who wish to pursue a China related career, understanding Chinese law is essential for them to really understand China. In the present century, anyone with an international vision would have to know something about China one way or another. China factor is not only a factor in the world economy, but also a factor in social, political and cultural arena of the world. This is also why studying China and Chinese law are important for anyone who wish to be successful in the present century.
China University of Political Science and Law (CUPL), which is one of the best legal study institutions in China, understands the difficulties for many foreign students and legal professionals to study Chinese law in Chinese language, as well as their desire to acquire basic knowledge of Chinese law, and accordingly offers LLM and PhD programs in Chinese law to be taught in English. The programs were formally launched in September 2006 and students can join the programs twice a year in the Fall semester or Spring semester respectively. Presently, the programs are offered and managed by the Faculty of International Law, CUPL.