48 months
20000 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This four-year Law (with Chinese Law) course at University of Sheffield will give you an English LLB degree with a specialism in Chinese law, a distinctive area that makes you highly employable. You don't need to speak or have studied Mandarin before you start: you'll learn this in your first year. 

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In this Law (with Chinese Law) programme from University of Sheffield we'll teach you about Chinese law, culture and business. You'll learn how to advise clients, resolve disputes and conduct legal transactions.

Key Features

  • You'll spend your third year abroad studying in English at the law faculty of a top law school in China. 
  • Returning to Sheffield for your final year, you choose from a wide range of optional modules to complete your studies.
  • When you graduate you'll have the skills required by global law firms with clients and bases in China. 


This course is recognised by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) and the Bar Standards Board as Qualifying Law Degrees for the purposes of satisfying the academic stage of training.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Contemporary Issues in Law and Justice
  • Criminal Law and Justice
  • Law of Obligations (Contract, Torts & Restitution)
  • Property Law (Land Law, Equity and Trusts)
  • Public Law in the UK and the EU 
  • Advanced EU Law

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


480 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Levels + additional qualifications | ABB + B in a relevant EPQ
  • International Baccalaureate | 34
  • BTEC | DDD in a relevant subject
  • Scottish Highers | AAAAB 
  • Welsh Baccalaureate + 2 A Levels | B + AA
  • Access to HE Diploma | 60 credits overall in Law, Business/Management, Humanities or Social Science with 45 credits at Level 3, including 36 credits at Distinction and 9 credits at Merit
  • Mature students - explore other routes for mature students

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20000 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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