Music, Ph.D. | The Chinese University of Hong Kong | Hong Kong, Hong Kong (SAR)
36 months
Duration
42100 HKD/year
42100 HKD/year
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About

The Chinese University of Hong Kong offers this PhD in Music. Research in Historical Musicology and Theory focuses mainly on Western Music, while that in Ethnomusicology emphasizes Chinese Music and other non-Western music cultures.

Overview

Features

  • Although the concentrations reflect recognized professional boundaries, the faculty as a whole embraces the spirit of interdisciplinary research and is actively engaged in diverse modes of scholarly inquiry.
  • Our Music research postgraduate students The Chinese University of Hong Kong, in addition to formal courses, have many other opportunities to become exposed to the latest academic research in music.
  • The department research forum series offers a platform for faculty and PhD students to present their work in progress, and the colloquium series features guest lectures by international scholars on a regular basis.
  • Faculty- and University-wide interdisciplinary lectures, forums and conferences, and exchange opportunities are also available.

Programme Structure

Fields of specialization available include:
  • Ethnomusicology: the composition division emphasizes traditional Western musical training, and offers many collaborative and performance opportunities both locally and internationally to its students
  • Historical Musicology: interdisciplinary work bridges the fields of anthropology, musicology, popular music studies, sound studies, cultural studies, and performance studies
  • Theory: offers training in research and analytical methodologies, and familiarizes students with the state of research within the field

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
    • Clearing Round: March 31
    • Applications in Clearing Round will only be considered subject to availability of places.

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

18 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

Ethnomusicology:

  • Applicants should have majored in ethnomusicology, musicology, anthropology, or another related field.
  • All Ethnomusicology students are expected to demonstrate proficiency in Chinese and English.
Historical Musicology:
  • Applicants should have majored in musicology or another related field.
  • Ability to use a language other than Chinese and English, for research purposes, is required for all Historical Musicology students.
Theory:
  • Applicants should have majored in music theory, musicology, or another related field.
Applicants should submit:
  • a curriculum vitae;
  • a copy of Master’s thesis and/or other research papers and publications;
  • a research proposal written in English (3,000 - 4,000 words)
  • bibliography; and
  • attend an interview (shortlisted applicants).a

Tuition Fee

To always see correct tuition fees
  • International

    42100 HKD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 42100 HKD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    42100 HKD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 42100 HKD per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Hong Kong

13720 - 23419 HKD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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Scholarships Information

Below you will find PhD's scholarship opportunities for Music.

Available Scholarships

You are eligible to apply for these scholarships but a selection process will still be applied by the provider.

Independent provider
Grant
3500 USD
Deadline
15 Nov 2024
ACES Scholarships
Merit-based Need-based

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ACES Education Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
14 Oct 2024
Fulbright U.S. Student Program
Merit-based Need-based

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U.S. government
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1600 USD
Deadline
30 Apr 2024
Mozida African Master Scholarship
Merit-based

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Mozida Foundation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
90000 AUD
Deadline
Not specified
World Universities Ramsay Postgraduate Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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The Ramsay Centre
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
31 Dec 2025
Scholarship for students with disabilities
Need-based

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Anonymous Hope Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
12000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme
Merit-based Need-based

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The Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1500 USD
Deadline
15 May 2024
iVisa Annual Scholarship
Merit-based

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iVisa
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1500 USD
Deadline
31 Mar 2024
The Annual IELTS from 6 to 9 Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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IELTS from 6 to 9
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
30 Jun 2024
$1,500 Annual Essay Writing Contest Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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IvyPanda
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
AAPG Foundation Grants-in-Aid
Merit-based Need-based

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American Association of Petroleum Geologists Foundation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
Anonymous Hope Fund
Merit-based Need-based

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Anonymous Hope Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
500 USD
Deadline
30 Apr 2024
Biotin Xtreme Hair Care Annual Scholarship 2023: Empowering The Future Of Hair Care
General Scholarships

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Biotin Xtreme Hair Care
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