Students received training in the best practices in print, digital and multimedia journalism, as well as media law, standards and ethics. Students may also pursue their interest in business & financial reporting, cultural journalism, global affairs, documentary production, data journalism, photojournalism and in journalism covering China.
At the The University of Hong Kong, the programme in Journalism, taught in English, seeks to prepare students for the professional world, and to become standard bearers in a fast-changing media environment shaped increasingly by commercial pressures and revolutionary technological developments.
The programme is also suitable for mid-career journalists interested in professional enhancement or a teaching career, as well as for non-news professionals seeking a media-related career.
More informationVisit official programme website
Mode of Attendance
- Full Time (one year, including classes on evenings and weekends)
- Part Time (two years, including classes on evenings and weekends)
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Deadline passed
DisciplinesJournalism View 4 other Masters in Journalism in Hong Kong (SAR)
- A Bachelor's degree with honours or an equivalent qualification.
- Working experience in journalism is desirable.
- Candidates may be required to pass a qualifying examination and interview administered by the Journalism and Media Studies Centre.
- Candidates who do not hold a Bachelor's degree with honours from this University or another qualification of equivalent standard may in exceptional circumstances be permitted to register if: they possess proven professional experience in journalism or in relevant professions, and; show proof of competence in the English language, and satisfy the examiners in a qualifying examination, if appropriate
International21800 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 21800 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
National5367 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 5367 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
- 42,100 HK$
- 171,000 HK$
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €6000 to cover your tuition fees.