Postgraduate Programmes


Scholarship for Teachers (Pursuit of Master's Degree Programmes) (2018/19)
The Education Bureau has launched the Scholarship for Teachers (Pursuit of Master's Degree Programmes) for the 2018/19 academic year. The Scholarship is offered to full-time regular teachers who will start, in the following school year, a local part-time master's degree programme specializing in selected areas. For details of application requirements and procedures, please visit EDB's website:

Application Schedule for Taught Postgraduate Programmes 2018/19
General Entrance Requirements for Postgraduate Programmes
How to Accept an Admission Offer
• Registration and Orientation Schedule and Important Information for Taught Postgraduate Programmes (September 2018 Intake) - will be available in July 2018

Research Postgraduate Programmes
Offered by Graduate School

  • Spring 2018 Intake (Semester 2, 2017/18)
    Application Closed

    Fall 2018 Intake (Semester 1, 2018/19)
    Deadline for PhD/MPhil Programmes: Closed

    Please refer to the website of Graduate School for details.

    Deadline for
    HK PhD Fellowship Scheme (For submission of full application to EdUHK): Closed
Taught Postgraduate Programmes
Offered by Graduate School

  • August 2018 Intake (Semester 1, 2018/19)
    Commencement date: 13 August 2018 (tentative)

    We accept EdD applications on a rolling basis.
    Students will be admitted into the nearest admission intake (i.e. January or August intake) as deemed appropriate. Applicants are advised to apply as early as possible.

  • September 2018 Intake (Semester 1, 2018/19)
    Extended deadline: 30 April 2018
Offered by Faculty of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences
  • Master of Arts in STEM Education (Subject to final approval of the University)
    September 2018 Intake (Semester 1, 2018/19)
    Application Closed
    - The programme is still under review and will not be offered in 2018/19.
Offered by Faculty of Education and Human Development

  • The programme has several intakes within each academic year: July, August, October, January and April. We are accepting applications for July 2018 intake. Please select "Summer Semester, 2018/19". Applications will be processed on a continuous and rolling basis and therefore early application is strongly encouraged.





  • Master of Teaching
    September 2018 Intake (Semester 1, 2018/19)
    Extended deadline: (Full-time) 30 April 2018, (Part-time) 31 May 2018


Offered by Faculty of Humanities
Postgraduate Diploma Programmes

  • The main round application for PGDE 2018 entry has been closed. We still accept applications after the deadline. However, priority of admission will be given to applications received by the deadline of the main round application. Late applications will only be considered on a space-available basis.

    EdUHK is one of the teacher education providers in Hong Kong. Graduates of the University’s teacher education programmes are eligible to become fully qualified and registered teachers. As regards teacher registration, graduates should approach the Teacher Registration Section of the Education Bureau (EDB) to submit applications directly. All applications will be assessed by the EDB.

    [Useful form: Application for Change of Programme/ Subject/ Mode of Study Before Programme Commencement (PGDE 2018 Entry)]

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