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 25 March 2023

Due to the overwhelming number of applicants, the application deadline has been moved forward to 25 March.

How to Apply

Apply online

Additional Information

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