|Academic Year of Entry||2023/24|
|Mode of Funding||Government funded|
Bachelor of Social Sciences in Public Policy and Bachelor of Laws
|Mode of Study||Full time|
|Indicative Intake Target||
Local Places : click here (for JUPAS and non-JUPAS)
|Minimum No. of Credits Required||150|
|Normal Duration of Programme||5 years|
|Tuition Fee||Click here for more information|
Prof YIP Ngai Ming
BSocSc HKU, PhD York, MCIH, HonFel HKIH, RPHM, RSW
+852 3442 9366 (Phone)
+852 3442 0413 (Fax)
+852 3442 8932 (Phone)
+852 3442 0413 (Fax)
The Department of Public and International Affairs is a multidisciplinary department with a multinational faculty and a strong international orientation. With faculty members graduating from many of the world’s top universities and with a commitment to leading edge research and high quality teaching, the Department can lay a strong claim to be the leading department in its field in the region.
The School of Law aspires to be an internationally renowned centre for legal research and teaching in the Asia-Pacific region. The School’s mission is to provide students with an excellent education and to contribute to the advancement of knowledge. Through co-operation with other law schools and professional organisations, the School aims to foster an environment in which both students and staff can develop and use their legal knowledge, professional skills and expertise for the benefit of the entire Hong Kong community.
In terms of its law component the programme aims to :
In terms of its Public Policy component the programme aims to :
The programme also aims in enabling students to develop interdisciplinary approaches to issues of law and public policy.
To be considered for admission to the double degree programme, HKDSE students should achieve Level 5 or above in English Language and satisfy the minimum entrance requirements.
For details of the programme’s curriculum structure, please visit the ‘Undergraduate Catalogue’ (Note: The catalogue for the 2022 cohort is for reference only. The 2023 catalogue will be published around July 2023.)
The double degree programme aims to produce graduates who can meet effectively the human resources needs of a wide range of public and private sector employers in administrative, management, and policy and political analysis positions, as well as in the media and non-governmental organizations.
The Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree is a recognised qualification for admission to the Postgraduate Certificate in Laws (PCLL), a prerequisite for entering the legal profession in Hong Kong.