M.A. On Campus

Global Communication

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

12 months
21262 USD/year
21262 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Being one of the first of its kind, this Global Communication program at The Chinese University of Hong Kong focuses on international and China-specific phenomena related to globalization and communication.


M.A. in Global Communication graduates work in areas such as the media, education, the non-governmental sector, management and research.


Our graduates have found employment in a broad range of fields such as journalism, NGO, and intergovernmental organization work, PR, marketing, commerce, finance and education. 

Overall, the critical thinking skills, knowledge, and experiences gained in the Global Communication program at The Chinese University of Hong Kong have provided them with the necessary tools to thrive in today’s competitive job market, and more importantly, to do so with informed knowledge of and respect for other cultures and lifestyles.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Globalization and Communication
  • Applied Communication Research
  • Communication in Intercultural Settings
  • Seminar in Communication Theories
  • Global Internet: Comparison and Critique
  • Topical Studies in Communication
  •  Statistical Analysis in Communication

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


24 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • In addition to the general qualifications required for admission to the Graduate School, applicants from any discipline may apply.
  • 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.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21262 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21262 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    21262 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21262 USD per year during 12 months.
  • 165,000 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.


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.

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