Peking University Law School is the cradle of Chinese modern higher legal education. Over one hundred years has seen its history of
development since law school was established in Imperial University of Peking in 1904. Peking University Law School, with great minds,
guards a multitude of learned scholars of law, accepts hot-blooded youth aspiring to legal profession, from all the seas and lakes-everywhere, adheres to the sense of mission that I will contribute all my life to nation, which spreads legal spirits to everywhere.
Nowadays, Peking University Law School has been one of the most prestigious colleges in which teaching quality, students, social
influences and the talents are the best.
school. The realization of this ambitious goal demands both joint endeavor of legal staffs in Peking University and support from
people from all works. Peking University Law School tries to solve the problem of lacking in funds by rallying social multi-channel support, which will make it possible to subject construction, talents cultivation and introduction and infrastructure
with its concrete demands and multi-channel, specific, sustainable methods and principles. There are seven kinds of foundations including School Development Funds,
Discipline Development Funds, Alumni Funds, Teachers’ Research and Teaching Award Funds, Chair Professor Funds, Students’ Scholarship
Funds and International Exchange Funds. All these funds has had a great impact on the advancement of Peking University Law School.
between Peking University and all works in society, mutual promotion and joint development. We believe that Peking University Law School
will flourish with the help from all sectors of the community. We believe that all persons, offering Peking University Law School help
and support, will be remembered in its developmental history.
and society who graduated from Peking University Law School.
continually and the quality is being improved in a sustainable way. Developed countries, taking the lead in education, always attach
importance to professors’ core status and pivotal role in teaching and researching. The evaluation of chair professor is the outstanding
result of this academic system. Only scholars who have made great achievement in academic researching and teaching practice and earned
well fame in academic community can be conferred chair professors. The formation and development of the system means the inspiration and
focus on excellent academics from world-leading countries in education.
scholars in need of encouragement and support in such a famous Law school of all talents, while the fact is that on our own law school
is insufficient to establish an institutional and systematic talent cultivating and inspiring mechanism, support and help from men of
in-sight in society being in badly need.
working as chair professor whose professorship is named after the donor. The first appearance, in legal circles, of professorship being
named after the donor is to thank and remember the donors’ contribution to legal talent cultivation and the improvement of rule of law
and learning, subsidize poor students or provide fund for students participating in contests and academic practical activities. The funds
projects have been increased to 50, awarded over 140 students each year.
cooperation contract with over 40 famous international law schools. It aims at making Peking University Law School internationalized,
advancing academic exchange and scholars visiting between two sides and international cooperation.
ways. The donation can be designated to specific project and purpose. Followings are the ways of donating: