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Admission Requirements

Applicants must

  • hold a Bachelor's degree from a recognised university, or an equivalent professional qualification;
  • be able to communicate in English at an advanced level, and provide evidence of competence in English such as possessing one or more of the following qualifications:
    • Grade D or above in AS/AL Use of English, or
    • a minimum TOEFL score of 587 (paper based) or 240 (computer-based) or 94 (internet-based), or
    • a score of 7 or above in the International English Language Testing System (IELTS), or
    • CET-6 (College English Test Band 6) in mainland China: 520 or above, or a pass in CET-6 for the old version of CET; or TEM-8 (Test for English Majors Level 8): 60 or above; AND
  • be able to communicate in Chinese (Putonghua or Cantonese) at an advanced level, and provide evidence of competence in Chinese such as possessing or more of the following qualifications:
    • Grade D or above in AS Chinese Language and Culture (HKALE), or
    • a B.A. degree with Chinese as the medium of instruction

 

Admission Procedure

Applications for admission should be made to the Graduate School of HKBU. Details can be viewed here.

The following documents must be submitted for assessment:

  • a copy of the original academic transcript of the first degree received by the applicant; and/or a copy of the original academic transcript of the Postgraduate Diploma/MA, if there is any, received by the applicant; photocopies of such transcripts should be authenticated by the issuing institution;
  • two letters from referees of good standing in the community who are familiar with the applicant's academic performance and/or professional work; and
  • two 300-word self statements, one in English and one in Chinese, outlining the applicant's academic interests and objectives.

Applications may be submitted

  • Through internet: https://iss.hkbu.edu.hk/amsappl_pg/geninfo.jsf; or
  • By post:
  • Office of Graduate School, AAB 904,
                   Level 9, Academic and Administration Building,
                   Baptist University Road Campus,
                   Hong Kong Baptist University, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong

    Short-listed applicants will be invited to attend an interview.

    Deadline of Application: 31 March every year

 

Fees

Tuition Fee
HK$52,500 annually for two-year part-time
HK$105,000 for one-year full-time

Application Fee
On-line Application: HK$300
Paper Application: HK$400

For application details and procedures, please contact the Office of Graduate School:
Tel: (852) 3411 5127
Email: gs(AT)hkbu.edu.hk
Website: http://gs.hkbu.edu.hk

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