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QS List of Law Major of Universities Peking University Law School ranked first in mainland of China

A globally influential QS list of law major of universities in the world in 2016 has been released in March 22. Peking University Law School ranks No. 21 with a total score of 78.5 points in the world. It is the second consecutive year for Peking University Law School to rank the first in mainland of China and the first three in Asia. Among them, the global evaluation of employers of Peking University law school graduate students ranks 11th in QS list of law major of universities in the world, which is higher than the average score of world's evaluation of the 21 universities in 2016.

For a long time, Peking University Law School has been working with the goal of building a world-class law school, adheres to a high-quality and high-level education, and continuously improves the level of teaching and research and management; At the same time, Peking University Law School adheres to the idea of “Based on China, Open to the World” , and constantly enhances the international level. In the field of teaching and research, law school teachers actively participated in academic legal research, publication, and published a large number of high academic achievement. Research institutions represented as Peking University Institute of Law and Development, play an important role in organizing and carrying out academic research and exchanges, and providing counseling and other aspects of the decision. In the field of international cooperation, law school has established a stable exchanges and cooperation relation, with the Law School of Harvard University, Oxford University and many other world-renowned universities. Annual selection of more than a hundred students and teachers have been to the world-famous school exchange, study or lecture. At the same time, world-famous professors were invited to have a speech, in hope of promoting international academic communication, and cultivating outstanding talents in the field of international law through extensive and effective international cooperation.

Based on the continuous developments and innovations in field of teaching and research and  international cooperation, Peking University Law School adheres to cultivate outstanding law students as center work in the platform of the “Program of Training Outstanding Law Students ” . Adhering to the traditional theory of teaching, then strengthen the cultivation of students' practical ability. Thus, Peking University Law School graduate are praised with a solid theoretical foundation, high overall quality, adaptability. In the professional arena at home and abroad, graduates have won wide acclaims of owner in the world.

QS List of Law Major of Universities in the World is made by the British Education and Academic Information Company Quacquarelli Symonds, which provides questionnaires annually to academics, employers worldwide, based on academic peer review, evaluation of employer-based student employment and academic achievement reference rate, international students and teachers Release of the level of the evaluation criteria. It is one of three of the world's most influential university rankings system. Peking University Law School will continue to improve teaching, research and management work, and speed up the pace of building a world-class School of Law.

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Translated by: Wang Jinwang

Edited by: Tian Yajuan