Level

Postgraduate (Master, PhD)

Study Mode

Please refer to the programme information for details

Faculty of Medicine

The Faculty of Medicine has excelled in its teaching, clinical practice and research and advancement of health sciences since its establishment at the University. Today, the Faculty is the bastion of public health services and the origin of many groundbreaking medical discoveries and surgical innovations. Students receive first-class comprehensive training by means of seven bachelor's and various postgraduate programmes offered by 19 teaching departments / schools / unit. The MB ChB programme adopts a system-based integrated curriculum which emphasizes early clinical exposure and small-group teaching. Students in medicine, nursing and pharmacy are given hands-on clinical experience at the University's teaching hospital, the Prince of Wales Hospital.

Departments

Research Doctoral Programmes 

PhD in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care

PhD in Anatomical and Cellular Pathology

MPhil-PhD in Biomedical Sciences

PhD in Chemical Pathology

PhD in Chinese Medicine

PhD in Imaging and Interventional Radiology

PhD in Medical Sciences

PhD in Microbiology

MPhil-PhD in Nursing

PhD in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

PhD in Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

PhD in Orthopaedics and Traumatology

PhD in Pharmacy

MPhil-PhD in Public Health

PhD in Surgery

 

Research Master's Programmes

MPhil in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care

MPhil in Anatomical and Cellular Pathology

MPhil-PhD in Biomedical Sciences

MPhil in Chemical Pathology

MPhil in Chinese Medicine

MPhil in Imaging and Interventional Radiology

MPhil in Medical Sciences

MPhil in Microbiology

MPhil in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

MPhil in Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

MPhil in Orthopaedics and Traumatology

MPhil in Pharmacy

MPhil-PhD in Public Health

MPhil in Surgery

 

Taught Doctoral/ Master's and Postgraduate Diploma Programmes

Master of Chinese Medicine

MSc in Acupuncture

MSc in Chinese Medicine

MSc in Stroke and Clinical Neurosciences

MSc in Cardiology

MSc in Clinical Gerontology

MSc in Gastroenterology

Pg Diploma in Clinical Gerontology

MSc in Mental Health

Pg Diploma in Mental Health

Master of Nursing

Master of Nursing Science (Pre-registration)

Doctor of Nursing

MSc in Medical Genetics

MSc in Obstetric and Midwifery Care

MSc in Reproductive Medicine and Clinical Embryology

MSc in Geriatric Orthopaedics

Pg Diploma in Geriatric Orthopaedics

MSc in Sports Medicine and Health Science

MSc in Musculoskeletal Medicine & Rehabilitation

Master of Clinical Pharmacy

MSc in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing and Quality

MSc in Health Services Management

Master of Public Health

MSc in Epidemiology and Biostatics

Pg Diploma in Epidemiology and Biostatics

Pg Diploma in Public Health

Pg Diploma in Health Services Management

MSc in Prehospital and Emergency Care

Pg Diploma in Prehospital and Emergency Care

MSc in Neurological Sciences

MSc in Perioperative Care of Minimal Access Surgery

 

Faculty of Social Science

The six departments and two schools under the Faculty are staffed by distinguished scholars and dedicated teachers. They are united in their common goal of grooming young men and women to become globally competitive professionals. Both Bachelor of Social Science students and postgraduate students will further benefit from the cultural and structural diversity of these departments and schools, and their multidisciplinary approaches to teaching and research. Many students of the Faculty have received top honours including the Rhodes Scholarship, the Fulbright Grant, the Sir Edward Youde Memorial Fellowship for Postgraduate Research Students, and many other highly competitive prizes and awards.

Departments

Research Doctoral Programmes 

MPhil-PhD in Architecture

PhD in Communication

MPhil-PhD in Economics

MPhil-PhD in Geography and Resource Management

MPhil-PhD in Government and Public Administration

MPhil-PhD in Psychology

MPhil-PhD in Industrial-Organizational Psychology

PhD in Clinical Psychology

MPhil-PhD in Social Welfare

MPhil-PhD in Sociology

Research Master's Programmes

MPhil-PhD in Architecture

MPhil in Communication

MPhil-PhD in Economics

MPhil-PhD in Geography and Resource Management

MPhil-PhD in Government and Public Administration

MPhil-PhD in Psychology

MPhil-PhD in Industrial-Organizational Psychology

MPhil-PhD in Social Welfare

MPhil-PhD in Sociology

Taught Doctoral/ Master's and Postgraduate Diploma Programmes

Master of Architecture

MSc in Sustainable and Environmental Design

MSc in Urban Design

MA in Global Communication

MA in Journalism

MSc in New Media

MSc in Advertising

MSc in Corporate Communication

MSc in Economics

MSc in Geoinformation Science

MSc in Sustainable Tourism

MSc in Government and Politics (Greater China)

MSc in Public Policy

Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology

MA in Psychology

MSc in Clinical Psychology

MSc in Advanced Environmental Planning Technologies

MSc in Global Political Economy

MSc in Housing Studies

Master of Social Work

MA in Family Counselling and Family Education

MA in Social Service Management

MA in Social Policy

MSc in Social Work

MA in Sociology

Length: Please refer to the programme information for details

Part Time/Full Time: Please refer to the programme information for details

Start Date: August/September of each year

End Date: July of each year

Application Deadline: Please refer to http://www.gs.cuhk.edu.hk/page/ApplicationDeadlines

Other entry criteria:

Doctor of Philosophy Programme

  • Master's degree from a recognized university; or
  • Bachelor's degree, normally with Second Class Honours* in the upper division or above (Applicable to “MPhil-PhD Programmes” only)

Master's Programme

  1. Graduated from a recognized university and obtained a Bachelor's degree, normally with honours not lower than Second Class*;

*For Bachelor's degree without honour classification, student should achieve an average grade of not lower than "B"

Students should also fulfill the English Language Proficiency Requirement prescribed before they are admitted

Location: Hong Kong

Information Requestgradschool@cuhk.edu.hk

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