24 months
22701 USD/year
22701 USD/year
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The Public Health at The Chinese University of Hong Kong engages teaching staff from local faculties of nursing, economics, law, pharmacy, business, journalism, geography, and social sciences.  


Public Health at The Chinese University of Hong Kong engages outside experts and collaborates extensively with stakeholders in public health practice, such as the Department of Health, Hospital Authority, Food and Environmental Hygiene Department, and other public institutions. 

Students at Public Health at The Chinese University of Hong Kong will gain knowledge in:

  • Environmental and Occupational Health & Infectious Diseases
  • Epidemiology & Biostatistics
  • Health Systems Policy & Management
  • Health Promotion & Social Behavior
  • Population & Global Health

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Public Health
  • Epidemiology
  • Biostatistics
  • Health Systems, Policy and Management
  • Environmental Health Sciences
  • Infectious Diseases in Public Health Practice
  • Health & Social Behavior

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications will be processed on a rolling basis until all places have been filled. 

Deadlines for part time option are:

  • Priority: 15 March 
  • Final: 31 May  


36 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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  • International

    22701 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22701 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    22701 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22701 USD per year during 24 months.

HK$178,200 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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