On-job J.M. Program Admission in 2011


Training Objective

The On-job J.M. Program is expected to provide the nation with high-level legal professionals and outstanding management staff in political legal system through systematic legal training.


Applicants’ Qualification

Qualified applicant shall have working experiences in political legal departments, branches of National People's Congress system, or other practical legal affairs with bachelor degree or above ( before July 31, 2008). The applicant in political legal departments shall hand in the “Qualification Examination Form” with of his/her work unit’s confirm and provincial government’s official seal. Other applicants shall hand in the “Form” with recommendations given by their work units’ personnel. The acceptance rate of non-political legal system applicants is no more than 20% of the enrollment of the entire university.

J.M. Program Code: 410100


How to Apply

The registration includes two stages: online registration and confirming on the spot.


1. Preliminary registration: Applicants can log into the relevant website to complete personal information from now on. (click to the website)

2. Online registration: The valid period is from July 1 to 14, 2011.Applicants shall visit the Chinese Degree and Postgraduate Educational Information Net (hereafter referred as Degree Net, the website is http://www.chinadegrees.cn) to log into “the Unified Online Application System for On-job Master Degree National Examination” (hereafter referred as Online Application System) within the stipulated time. Applicants shall fill in and submit application information, and upload recent digital photograph (The requirements for the passport photograph see Annex 1).This photograph will be used in “Registration Form”, “Qualification Examination Form”, admission ticket and report card.

Special Tips: All the applicants shall submit registration information and upload recent digital photograph within the stipulated time, all the information shall be correct and update in time. Make sure to take your registration number with you when confirming on the spot.


2. Confirming on the spot: The valid period is from July 15 to 18 (8:30-16:00). The applicant shall arrive at the appointed location to verify identity document, pay entry fee, and confirm and sign on the application form, with registration number and valid identity certificate (referring to the document issued by Degree Office [2011] No. 28, the citizen living in mainland China shall use the second generation identity card, while others shall use HK, Macao and Taiwan identity certificate, overseas Chinese identity card and foreign passport). The appointed locations are Tongji University, Shanghai Jiaotong University and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics. Applicants could choose a nearby location.

Special tips: All the applicants shall take valid identity certificate with them (the second generation identity card is limited for the citizen living in mainland China).


The applicants would not be admitted if they don’t meet the relevant requirements or provide false information. Meanwhile, the registration form printed on the spot shall be signed by examinee and cannot be changed after that. Examinee shall bear all the liabilities arising therefrom.

Applicants shall register online and confirm on the spot within the stipulated time. The registration without confirming on the spot is invalid.


Qualification Examination and Materials Submission

The qualification examination for registration of various professional degrees is carried out in the stage of second-round examination. Good moral characters are necessary, such as integrity and conscientiousness. The applicant who fails to meet the requirements or provide false information would not be admitted and shall be liable for the consequences. The applicant who reaches the school score line shall log into the Degree Net to download “Qualification Examination Form” in time, and send it to J.M. Center of SHUFE in the last week of second-round examination.


Exam Subjects and Date

The exam subjects are political theory, English, professional comprehensive subjects, including criminal law, civil law, law theory, Chinese constitutional law and Chinese Legal History. The English and professional comprehensive subjects examinations are in form of national test, while the political theory exam is organized by SHUFE and carried out during interview.

The date of national examination is October 29, 2011. The specific date on the admission ticket shall prevail.


The Professional Courses Exam Syllabus and Bibliography

1. “The English Testing Syllabus of On-job J.M. Degree National Examination” (Science and Technology Literature Press);

2. “Professional Comprehensive Examination of Postgraduate Recruitment Syllabus for On-job J.M. Professional Degree” (China Renmin University Press, 2012)


Educational System

Educational system: 3-year system. Students shall employ spare time without staying away from job.


Training Methods and Degrees Conferring

Considering the characteristics of J.M. students, Law School has worked out its own training schedule which is an organic combination of SHUFE’s advantages and the requirements of “Postgraduate Program Guide for J.M.”. Credit system is adopted (45 credits in three years). Tutorial system is available during the whole process of study. Tutors will guide students to complete the study and research projects, including thesis writing instruction.


After achieving all the credits, passing all the exams, paying required tuition fees and reaching other requirements of SHUFE and the Ministry of Education, the students will be qualified to attend Master Degree oral thesis presentations. After the approval of Academic Degree Evaluation Committee, students would be awarded the degree of J.M. as well as master degree certificate that uniformly printed by Academic Degrees Committee of the State Council.



The graduate admissions office in SHUFE

Address: Office A207 in Yuheng Building, 777 Guoding Road, Shanghai 200433, P. R. China

Tel: 021-65903795, 65903941

J.M. Center in SHUFE

Address: Office 301 in Library, 369 Chung-Shan North Road, Shanghai 200083, P. R. China

Tel: 021-65440816, 65443412

Fax: 021-65440188

Email: jm@mail.shufe.edu.cn


Published:2012-08-15 Hit:1072

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