The faculty of Law was established in August 1997, and consisted of two research institutions: Shanxi Province Law Society real Estate Law Research Institute and Criminal Defense Research Center. There are 20 faculty staffs, including 2 professors, 4 associate professors, 4 master supervisors and 7 teachers with doctoral degrees. In addition, the faculty of Law also undertakes the talent training for the double degree of law in TYUT.
The faculty of Law has continuously improved and perfected the teaching mode of legal education, optimized the legal talent training program, and improved the quality of legal talent training. Most of the undergraduates have achieved good results in the postgraduate qualification examination, and the passing rate of the legal professional qualification examination is much higher than the national average level.
Faculty staffs of Law have presided over more than 20 provincial and ministerial projects, published more than 10 academic monographs and more than 100 academic papers. In addition to academic research and teaching practice, a number of teachers are also part-time lawyers, serving as legal advisers for many provincial units, participating in major litigation cases with social influence, and making important contributions to the construction of national rule of law, safeguarding social fairness and justice, and protecting people's rights and interests.
The faculty of Law has signed talent training cooperation agreements with taiyuan People's Procuratorate, Taiyuan Intermediate People's Court, Jinshang Law firm and other units, and hired experts with judicial practice experience as practice instructors. Since its establishment, the faculty of Law has exported thousands of qualified legal talents to the Department of Public Security and Law, Party and government organs, social organizations, enterprises and public institutions.
All the staffs and students of the faculty of Law will adhere to the concept of "Express truth with Writing, Know politics and pursue law", pursue fairness, justice and the construction of the country's rule of law as the goal, and strive to build the law major into a first-class brand with distinctive characteristics.