12 months
5363 USD/year
5363 USD/year
Tuition fee
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 Computer Science and Engineering at The Chinese University of Hong Kong aims to educate researchers to embark on careers that would allow them to become world leaders in their fields, working as university professors, principal investigators in research institutes, senior managers in enterprises, or experts in other professions related to the pursuit and application of knowledge.


 Computer Science and Engineering at The Chinese University of Hong Kong prepares students to acquire advanced knowledge in major areas of an academic discipline while maintaining a broad understanding of other related fields and gain enough background knowledge to enable them to perform research with minimal supervision. 

Students at Computer Science and Engineering at The Chinese University of Hong Kong will:

  • have the ability to formulate individual research tasks and to develop solution methodologies under minimal supervision. 
  • be capable of producing original, innovative research output, some of which may lead to publication in well-respected scholastic venues. 
  • have gained proficiency in techniques of knowledge dissemination through presentation and writing.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Energy Efficient Computing
  • Hardware for Human Machine Interface
  • EDA for Physical Design of Digital Systems
  • Computer Architecture Hardware
  • Architectures and Algorithms for ParaIle Processing
  • Practical Computational Geometry Algorithms
  • External Data Structures

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.)


12 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.
  • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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    5363 USD/year
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  • National

    5363 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    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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