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Nursing Science

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Master On Campus
36 months
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18057 USD/year
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About

The Master of Nursing Science program at The Chinese University of Hong Kong is designed to prepare those with a bachelor’s degree in any discipline for a career in nursing. 

Overview

This master’s entry programme aims to provide students with the opportunity to study the art and science of nursing from different perspectives and to develop their skills in clinical decision making, critical thinking and problem solving. 

Successful completion of the programme will enable the graduate to register as a Registered Nurse (General) with the Nursing Council of Hong Kong (NCHK).

Career

Graduates of the  Master of Nursing Science program at The Chinese University of Hong Kong are eligible to register as Registered Nurses (General) with the Nursing Council of Hong Kong.

 All graduates of the programme have joined the nursing profession as registered nurses in Hong Kong. The employment rate is 100%. About 90% of the graduates are currently working in public hospitals, while the rest working in private hospitals or non-governmental organisations.

We have kept track of graduate employment over the past few years in order to ensure that the courses in this programme meet with the healthcare needs of our society and the career development needs of our graduates. 

Some courses in the programme have a stronger emphasis on clinical components, some have a broader coverage of nursing art and science, and some focus more on evidence-based practice and research advances. 

Graduates with good academic results may pursue further studies in nursing, such as Doctor of Nursing or Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals of Nursing
  • Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Nursing Development and Trends
  • Fundamental Pharmacology
  • Microbiology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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.
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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).
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Credits

90 alternative credits

Delivered

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.
79
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).
6.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Have a bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognised university, normally with honours not lower than Second Class (or equivalent); and
  • Have a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese (Cantonese); and
  • Fulfil English Language and other requirements stipulated by the Graduate School of CUHK 
  • Fulfil the entry requirement stipulated by the NCHK; and
  • Attend an interview (if necessary).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18057 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18057 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    18057 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18057 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • 140,000 HKD per year

Funding

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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