Keystone logo

4 LLM Programs in Law Studies General Law Studies Law in Japan for 2024

Filters

Filters

  • LLM
  • Japan
  • Law Studies
  • General Law Studies
  • Law
Fields of study
  • Law Studies (4)
  • Back to main category
Locations
Find more locations
Degree type
Duration
Study pace
Language
Language
Study format

Popular degree type

Popular study format

Popular education type

LLM Programs in Law Studies General Law Studies Law

Law is a broad field that encompasses the system of rules set by a society to regulate behavior along with the enforcement of those rules. Law students study all of a society’s rules, but usually specialize their law practice upon graduation into a particular area like civil or criminal law.

Japan has one of the highly integrated higher education systems in Asia. Japans approach to science and technology is highly rated thus their education levels very structured from childhood to primary through secondary to tertiary levels. With 126 million people living in Japan it has a cultural rich environment. Greater Tokyo area is the largest metropolitan area in the world, with over 30 million residents.

An LLM or Master of Laws degree is an academic degree, often sought by students with undergraduate law degrees who are looking to educate themselves more thoroughly in one specific area of law study. LLM programs are research-oriented and typically last for one year.