Master of Arts in Chinese Studies 國學文學碩士

Entry Requirements

  1. Holding a recognised Bachelor Degree or equivalent qualification.
  2. Chinese language proficiency requirement
    • Obtaining Level 3 or above in Chinese Language of Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (DSE) OR
    • Other evidence that the applicant has sufficient knowledge of the Chinese Language.

Application Procedures

Applicants should upload the following documents to the Admissions System.

The original or a certified copy from the issuing authority of the following documents are required at the time of your admissions interview for verification:

  • One recent passport-size photo;
  • Photocopy of Identity Card / Passport;
  • An official transcript or a certified copy sent directly to the Admissions Unit in a sealed envelope by the issuing university to the following address:
    Admissions Unit (MA in Chinese Studies)
    Chu Hai College of Higher Education,
    E102, 80 Castle Peak Road, Castle Peak Bay, Tuen Mun, N.T. Hong Kong.
  • Photocopy of Degree Certificates^;
    ^Applicants with degrees from universities in Mainland China are required to provide:
    - a certified copy of Degree Certificate (學位證書) and Graduation Diploma (畢業證書) issued by a central unit (e.g. Registry or equivalent) of your home institution; and
    - the latest Online Verification Report of Higher Education Qualification Certificate (教育部學歷證書電子註冊備案表) issued by the CHESICC (學信網) or CDGDC (學位網);
  • The College may request for an Assessment Report issued by the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications (HKCAAVQ) on the level of qualification obtained, if necessary;
  • Two reference letters, if applicable;
  • Proof of work experience, such as employers’ letters, if applicable.

Selected applicants will receive an interview invitation by email.

Application Fee

Non-refundable application fee of HK$300 for local applicants or HK$600 for non-local applicants for each programme
For payment methods, please refer to the Finance Office webpage.

Tuition Fee for 2023/24 Academic Year

One-year full-time: HK$110,000 payable in two instalments
Two-year part-time (local applicants only): HK$110,000 payable in four instalments

Tuition fees are the same for local students and non-local students. Students taking more than the minimum credits required for graduation will be charged on a per-credit basis.

Application Deadlines

Local applicants:
First round: 01 November 2022 to 20 January 2023
Second round: 20 February 2023 to 30 June 2023

Non-local applicants:
First round: 01 November 2022 to 20 January 2023
Second round: 20 February 2023 to 30 April 2023

How to Apply

Apply online

Additional Information

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