Application Period, Methods And Process

Admission Schedule

Submission of applications accepts from 25 September 2019. 

Applications operate on a rolling basis. Shortlisted candidates are invited for an interview* and sit for a written test during the application period or until all places are filled. We recommend that non-local applicants apply as early as possible to allow sufficient time for applying for student visa. Admitted applicants from overseas or mainland China must obtain a student visa to study in Hong Kong.

Admission Schedule (Cut Off Date):


Full-Time Part-Time
Starts from 25 Sep 2019 to 29 Feb 2020 Starts from 25 Sep 2019 to 31 Mar 2020

* Selected applicants from overseas or mainland China may be interviewed via teleconferencing.

Application Methods

Applications can be submitted through the following channels:


  1. Please be reminded the documents to be submitted together with the Application Form that are listed on the Office of Graduate School website.
  2. Applicants can download the referee Confidential Reference Form from the Online Application webpage for completion by your two referees. The referees are preferably chosen from your education background or workplace.

Application Process

  1. Preliminary Review - Each completed application is reviewed by the admission committee.
  2. Selection Interview - Shortlisted candidates are invited to attend an interview on campus starting from October.
  3. Review and Decision - The admission committee reviews the completed application and makes a decision.
  4. Tuition Payment - Acccepted applicants must pay the non-refundable first installment of the tuition fees to confirm their place.
  5. Orientation Day - Admitted participants are required to attend.
    1. An 8-hour Academic Writing Workshop and an 2-hour Analytical Techniques Workshop in August;
    2. An orientation session before the commencement of formal classes.