Education, M.Phil. | The Chinese University of Hong Kong | Hong Kong, Hong Kong (SAR)
12 months
5636 USD/year
5363 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Philosophy Education program at The Chinese University of Hong Kong  is designed to provide students the initial research training to enhance their academic and personal development through the study of a topic relevant to their interests.


Students of the Education program at The Chinese University of Hong Kong are required to complete 3 units of courses on "Methods of Educational Research", conduct an independent research, submit a thesis and pass the oral defence.

Students at Education program at The Chinese University of Hong Kong will gain knowledge in:

  • Educational Administration
  • Studies in Education Policy
  • Counselling
  • Educational Psychology

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sports Biomechanics
  • Pedagogy in Sports and Physical Education
  • Sports and Exercise Psychology/Motor Behaviour
  • Sports Sociology
  • Sports Physiology
  • Physical Activity, Health and Fitness
  • Measurement in Physical Education and Sports

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

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


9 alternative credits


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
  • Copies of Identity Document
  • Copies of Transcripts and Grading Scheme of Academic Qualifications 
  • Copies of Certificates of Academic/Professional Qualifications
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency
  • Research Proposal (For PhD, MPhil & DEd)
  • A Paper on “Objectives and Outline of Study” (For Master Programmes)
  • Assessment Report from the HKCAAVQ (if applicable)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5636 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5636 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

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

42,100 HKD per year

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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