Finance, M.Phil. | The Chinese University of Hong Kong | Hong Kong, Hong Kong (SAR)
12 months
5363 USD/year
5363 USD/year
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Finance at The Chinese University of Hong Kong provides students with rigorous training in corporate finance and asset pricing.  


At Finance at The Chinese University of Hong Kong the faculty members in the department published widely in top finance journals such as Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics and Review of Financial Studies and top economic journals such as American Economic Review, Journal of Political Economy and Review of Economic Studies.

Students at Finance at The Chinese University of Hong Kong will:

  • engage in productive and original research in the broad area of finance in leading research universities. 
  •  study derivative assets and markets. Specific research topics include the pricing and investment of derivatives on underlying assets such as equity, commodity, currency, etc., and the hedging of institutions and corporations with derivative products.
  • cover the instruments traded in the financial markets, the analysis of money and capital markets, and economic and environmental problems related to acquisitions and the use of funds by financial institutions. Specific research studies include the collateralized debt obligation market, bank advertising and the marketing of products and services.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Corporate Financial Reporting
  • Advanced Financial Management
  • Investment and Portfolio Analysis
  • Derivatives Markets
  • Economics for Finance Practice
  • Capital Markets
  • Quantitative Methods in Finance
  • Financial Econometrics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Clearing Round: 31 March (Applications in Clearing Round will only be considered subject to availability of places.)


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • graduated from a recognized university and obtained a bachelor's degree, normally with honours not lower than Second Class; or
  • graduated from an honours programme of a recognized university with a bachelor's degree, normally achieving an average grade of not lower than "B"; or
  • completed a course of study in a tertiary educational institution and obtained professional or similar qualifications equivalent to an honours degree.
  • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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    5363 USD/year
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    5363 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 5363 USD per year during 12 months.

HK$42,100 per annum 

Living costs for Hong Kong

13720 - 23419 HKD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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