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Accreditation Chemistry

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

12 months
17197 USD/year
17197 USD/year
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The Accreditation Chemistry program at The Chinese University of Hong Kong  is formulated and taught by experts in the education, testing and accreditation sectors, including professors of the University, former professional staff of the Government Laboratory, exaccreditation officers and experienced assessors of the Hong Kong Accreditation Service, and managerial staff of testing laboratories.


The Accreditation Chemistry programme at the The Chinese University of Hong Kong aims at giving graduates with a relevant Bachelor of Science degree a thorough understanding of the concepts of quality assurance in laboratory operations and is intended to develop their technical expertise in various fields of chemical testing. 

Upon successful completion of the Accreditation Chemistry programme at the The Chinese University of Hong Kong , graduates are expected:

  • to acquire the knowledge and skills for the development and implementation of a quality management system required for a chemical testing laboratory;
  • to understand the requirements for laboratory accreditation;
  • to recognize local regulatory requirements and international trade protocols related to testing;
  • to understand chemical testing of foods, environment pollutants, construction materials, toys or related consumer goods

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Laboratory Accreditation Based on ISO/IEC  
  • Measurement Uncertainty
  • Method Validation and Quality Control in Analytical Laboratory
  • Food Safety and Testing
  • Environmental Pollutants, Analysis and Monitoring
  • Analytical Atomic Spectroscopy
  • Principal and Practice of Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry in Analytical Sciences

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications will be processed on a rolling basis until all places are filled. Therefore, early applications are recommended.


27 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor degree in Science or related disciplines  
  • Fulfilment of the English Proficiency Requirement 
  • Experience in Chemical Testing Industry is preferable but not mandatory
  • Application Fee Receipt
  • Submit online application via the Online Application System for Postgraduate Programmes.
  • Official Transcripts
  • Copies of Degree Certificates
  • Confidential Recommendations from two referees
  • Copies of Identity card or Passport

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17197 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17197 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    17197 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17197 USD per year during 12 months.
  • Full-time : $135,000 per annum; 

  • Part-time : $67,500 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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