The Master of Arts in Global Histories of Education (MAGHE) is a unique programme that combines the disciplines of history, history of education and present-focused educational sciences. It puts an emphasis on the modern period and discusses the evolution of modern education systems.
Applications should hold a recognised Bachelor’s degree in History, Education or any other relevant disciplines. Shortlisted applicants may be required to attend an interview.
Applicants whose entrance qualification is obtained from an institution in a non-English speaking system should normally fulfil one of the following minimum English proficiency requirements:
- Overall score of IELTS 6.0 (academic version) (the test should be taken in test centres and the result should be valid within two years); or
- TOEFL score of 80 (internet-based test) (the test should be taken in test centres and the result should be valid within two years); or
- Band 6 in the Chinese Mainland’s College English Test (CET) (a total score of 430 or above and the test result should be valid within two years); or
- Grade C or above in GCSE / GCE OL English; or
- Other equivalent qualifications.
The results of IELTS/TOEFL provided should be within two years (i.e., for the 2024/25 intake, the IELTS/TOEFL test must be obtained on or after 1 Jan 2022); and
The results of IELTS/TOEFL should be “taken in test centres” (i.e., tests taken online such as IELTS indicator/IELTS Online and TOEFL Home Editions are NOT accepted).
Notes to Non-local Applicants
- Applicants whose entrance qualification is obtained from an institution in a non-English speaking system should include their IELTS/TOEFL test result taken in test centres within 2 years in the application documents. Otherwise, the application may be delayed.
- It normally takes 6-8 weeks for the Hong Kong Immigration Department to process visa applications. You are therefore strongly advised to submit your application as early as possible.
- Your application can be completed online without going through any education agencies.
2nd round application deadline (Full-time mode) - September 2024 intake:
Non-local students: 28 March 2024
Local students: 28 March 2024
Applicants are advised to login their online application account to view their application results. Successful applicants will receive individual notifications by email / post. Those who do not receive an admission offer in the main round may be put into our waiting list or their applications are being processed in the subsequent round(s).
For details of the admission schedule, please refer to Registry’s website.
Programme Code: A1M106
Study Mode: One-year Full-time
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