About the programme
A total of at least 30 units are required for graduating the Communication programme of The Chinese University of Hong Kong. Advancement to PhD candidature is conditional upon the passing of a qualifying examination.
Students should at least have one refereed international conference presentation that requires submission of the full paper and one single-authored or co-authored refereed Chinese or English-language journal article of any tier accepted/published before graduation.
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Fields of Specialization
- Political Communication
- Media and Technology Studies
- Cultural Studies
- Public Relations and Strategic Communication
- Health Communication
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesJournalism Media Studies & Mass Media Public Relations
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
A Master's degree in journalism/communication or in a related field of humanities and social science from this University or other recognized universities.
All applicants must have a minimum TOEFL score of 580 (paper-based), or 92 (internet-based); or a minimum IELTS (Academic) score of 7.
Applicants are required to furnish proof of their research potential in the form of:
- a strong Master's thesis;
- an innovative and methodologically/theoretically strong research proposal outlining areas of interest, goals and plans;
- three letters of reference from academic sources; and
- academic records at the Master's and undergraduate levels.
International5429 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5429 USD per year during 36 months.
National5429 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5429 USD per year during 36 months.
- 42,100 HKD per year
Living costs for Hong Kong
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Updated in the last 6 months
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