The Bachelor of Social Sciences (Government and Laws) & Bachelor of Laws (LLB) programme at The University of Hong Kong is a leading undergraduate programme in law and public affairs that draws on multiple disciplines such as law, comparative politics, political philosophy, international relations, and public administration to nurture top-notch thinkers and leaders who are equipped with transferrable analytical and rhetorical skills.
This Programme enables students to earn two degrees, including a qualifying law degree for the purpose of applying to the PCLL programme, in only five years.
- Study in a world-leading politics department and law school
- Enjoy a flexible programme structure with double degree and single degree options
- Benefit from opportunities of experiential learning such as Social Innovation or Global Citizenship
- Legal knowledge is considered an asset in many areas of employment.
Graduates have gone on to pursue careers in public service, the non-profit sector, banking and commerce, education, and academia. The LLB degree is essential for students intending to practice law in Hong Kong to apply for a place of study in the Postgraduate Certificate in Laws (PCLL) programme.
If you’re considering this programme, please review our programme-specific application standards and deadlines to give yourself the best possible chance of securing a place.