Psychological Medicine - Psychosis Studies

The University of Hong Kong

24 months
21800 USD/year
5367 USD/year
Tuition fee
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This programme in Psychological Medicine - Psychosis Studies offered by The University of Hong Kong aims to provide opportunities for graduates with relevant background to be equipped with in-depth knowledge and skills for working in the active field of psychosis.


This program in Psychological Medicine - Psychosis Studies, at The University of Hong Kong, will also equip students with the capacity to critically contemplate the knowledge base in psychosis and to derive information, ideas and insight that could contribute to clinical service, education, public awareness, and research in the field of psychosis.

This is the only taught postgraduate programme locally offering in-depth focus in psychotic disorders in Hong Kong. Our faculty is leaders in the field and professionals from backgrounds including psychiatry, nursing, psychology, research, occupational therapy and social work.

It is anticipated that those completing the study will be ready to serve effectively in various roles (clinical, research, service development, public awareness) and develop into future leaders in the field (such as in early intervention, rehabilitation and case management).

Programme Structure

Mode of Attendance

  • Part Time (two years, evening classes)

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • comply with the General Regulations; and
  • comply with the Regulations for Taught Postgraduate Curricula; and
  • hold the degrees of Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery or a Bachelor's degree in Psychology/Nursing/Social Work/Occupational Therapy or another healthcare related field of this University, or another qualifications of equivalent standard from this University or from another University or comparable institution accepted for this purpose; and
  • satisfy the examiners in a qualifying examination, if required.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21800 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    5367 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5367 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Local Students

  • 42,100 HK$
Non-local Students
  • 171,000 HK$


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Psychological Medicine - Psychosis Studies
The University of Hong Kong