Medical Ethics and Law Specialisation

The Master of Laws in Medical Ethics and Law (LLM(MEL)) programme has been suspended with effect from the academic year of 2022-2023.  Instead, subject to the University’s approval, the Faculty will be offering “Medical Ethics and Law” as a field of study/specialisation under the Master of Laws (LLM) curriculum beginning in September 2023.

Further information on the “Medical Ethics and Law” specialisation will be available in due course, and the information session scheduled for Wednesday, 1 February 2023 from 7:00 pm to 7:45 pm (HKT) was postponed until further notice.

More details will be available at

If you are interested in the “Medical Ethics and Law” specialisation, you may consider applying for the Master of Laws (LLM) programme (September 2023 intake) and are recommended to indicate your interest when completing the online application form.

Subject to approval for the proposed eligibility requirements:
1. those who hold a degree of Bachelor of Laws with at least second class honours or equivalent may be eligible to apply if they meet the English language requirement.
2. those who hold a bachelor’s  degree in a discipline other than law with at least second class honours or equivalent and have at least two years of relevant experience or professional qualifications may be eligible to apply if they meet the English language requirement.

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Application deadlines for the Sep 2023 intake:
– Main Round: 12:00 noon (UTC+08:00) on 28 Dec 2022 (Wed)
– Clearing Round: 12:00 noon (UTC+08:00) on 28 Feb 2023 (Tue)

Apply for the Master of Laws programme here

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