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Master of Laws in Medical Ethics and Law

The curriculum of the Master of Laws in Medical Ethics and Law (LLM(MEL)) programme is designed as an integrated interdisciplinary one that addresses concerns of growing importance in the health professions, law and business. The programme aims at providing students with an appreciation of various aspects of the fields of health ethics and law, such as medical negligence and bioethics. The curriculum offers lawyers, social scientists, policymakers and healthcare professionals a guide to the fundamental ethical, legal and social issues influencing the delivery of healthcare.

This programme is open to candidates with a degree in law, or in medicine. Suitable candidates holding a degree in a discipline other than law or medicine with at least two years of relevant experience or professional qualifications will also be considered.

Mode of Attendance Full-time: 1 Year
Part-time: 2 Years
Programme Director Dr Calvin Ho
T. (852) 3917 1845 | E. cmel@hku.hk
Tuition Fee Full-time: HK$161,000 p.a. 
Part-time: HK$80,500 p.a.
Medium of Instruction English
Application Closed

Remark: Candidates are encouraged to submit their applications as early as possible as offers of admissions may be made on a rolling basis.

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