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Temple University, Beasley School of Law (Japan Campus)

LL.M. in U.S. Law & LL.M. in Transnational Law Program

Temple University Beasley School of Law, accredited by American Bar Association, offers classroom-based programs year-round in Tokyo. Without even leaving Tokyo, students who have a first degree in law or a license to practice law may enroll in our LLM. or Certificate programs or may audit classes.

Degree Information
Degree Master's
Type of Degree LL.M. in U.S. Law & LL.M. in Transnational Law
Subject - Social Sciences (Business, Economics, Law, etc.)
Major U.S. Law / Transnational Law
Duration 9 months to 4 years
Entry Date Fall 2016: August 29, 2016
Spring 2017: January 10, 2017
Summer 2017: May 15, 2017
Location 4-1-27 Mita, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Area Kanto Region (Tokyo, etc.)
Postgraduate Program Started 1994
No. of Students 61 (Spring 2016)
No. of Full and Part-Time Faculty Members 13 (Spring 2016)
Tuition Fees 3-credit course: 260,300 yen
2-credit course: 173,150 yen
Facility Fee (per credit): 2,170 yen
Activity Fee (per semester): 5,150 yen
Additional Information LL.M. in U.S. Law degree can be completed in 9 months to 4 years. Take "real law" courses taught by an exceptional faculty of international law professors and distinguished Tokyo-based legal practitioners.
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Admission Information
Admission Capacity Limited
Application Type Open to everyone
Eligibility Please contact Program office

Website for LL.M. in U.S. Law:

Website for LL.M. in Transnational Law:
Application Period Application Due:

Fall semester - May 15
Spring semester - October 10
Summer semester - February 15
Examination Type & Date Screening by submitted documents. (書類選考)
Presence in Japan Required for Screening Process No
Admission Fee 12,000 yen (from spring 2017 application)

As of July 29, 2016


University and program information, costs, dates, policies are subject to change; please confirm important facts with university admission personnel.