The Outstanding International Student Scholarship of the Ministry of Education is a prestigious annual award for full-time international students in the second (and above) year of undergraduate or graduate, marking the highest honor granted to international students in China. The scholarship is evaluated once a year, and the list of winners will be confirmed by the Ministry of Education and evaluated by experts organized by Ministry of Education after the candidates are proposed by each university. The Outstanding International Student Scholarship aims to select and motivate foreign students in China who know China well, have excellent moral character and academic performance.
Liam Lambert，from the United Kingdom, is an international student in the Class of 2019 (LL.M.) of KoGuan School of Law in Shanghai Jiao Tong University, who was awarded the 2020 Outstanding International Student Scholarship recently. Liam has consistently maintained an outstanding academic record, with great performance in corporate law, intellectual property law, international law, criminal law and law and society. At the same time, Liam devoted time to learning the Chinese culture that he loves and is proficient in Chinese. Whilst being an excellent graduate student, he actively participates in student associations and volunteering activities, and assists the school in carrying out various works.
KoGuan School of Law has been actively engaged in international education since its establishment and encourages international students to improve their professional abilities and integrate into Chinese Culture. KoGuan School of Law has been listed in the QS World Top 100 Law Schools for 9 consecutive years. The school has set up degree programs such as Chinese Law LL.M. and S.J.D., as well as short-term exchange programs including summer visiting and exchange, which provide a platform for overseas law students and professionals to learn Chinese law and engage in comparative studies.