Postgraduate Programmes


New Definition of Local Students and Non-local Students

Scholarship for Teachers (Pursuit of Master's Degree Programmes) (2019/20)
The Education Bureau has launched the Scholarship for Teachers (Pursuit of Master's Degree Programmes) for the 2019/20 academic year. The Scholarship is offered to selected full-time serving teachers who will start, in the 2019/20 school year, a relevant local part-time master's degree programme. For details of application requirements and procedures, please visit EDB's website:

Application Schedule for Taught Postgraduate Programmes 2019/20

General Entrance Requirements for Postgraduate Programmes

How to Accept an Admission Offer

• Registration and Orientation Schedule and Important Information for Taught Postgraduate Programmes (September 2019 Intake) (will be available in July 2019)

Research Postgraduate Programmes
Offered by Graduate School

  • Fall 2019 Intake (Semester 1, 2019/20)
    Deadline for PhD/MPhil Programmes: Closed

    Please refer to the website of Graduate School for details.

    Application for HK PhD Fellowship Scheme is open for application on 1 September 2018 (12:00noon).
    Deadline for HK PhD Fellowship Scheme (For submission of full application to EdUHK): Closed
Taught Postgraduate Programmes
Offered by Graduate School

  • September 2019 Intake (Semester 1, 2019/20)
    Deadline for Non-local applications: 31 May 2019

    Local applicants: Applications are processed on rolling basis. Applications will be reviewed until places are filled. Therefore early applications are strongly encouraged.

  • Spring 2019 Intake (Semester 2, 2018/19)
    Application Closed

  • September 2019 Intake (Semester 1, 2019/20)
    Extended Deadline: 31 May 2019
Offered by Faculty of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences
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 2019 intake (29 July). Please select "Summer Semester of 2019/20". Applications will be processed on a continuous and rolling basis and therefore early application is strongly encouraged.






Offered by Faculty of Humanities
Postgraduate Diploma Programmes

  • September 2019 Intake (Semester 1, 2019/20)
    The main round application for PGDE 2019 entry has been closed.

    We still accept late applications for admission to our part-time PGDE (Professional and Vocational Education) programme. 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.

    Useful form: Application for Change of Programme/ Subject/ Mode of Study Before Programme Commencement (PGDE 2019 Entry)

    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.

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