Construction Law and Dispute Resolution Programme at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Aims
- To integrate the necessary knowledge in construction management and law for the needs of construction professionals;
- To cut through disciplinary barriers by integrating the various skills and strengths of the different professions to make a specialised contribution to the construction industry;
- To apply theory to practice by providing training in the key dispute resolution skills offered by approved trainers; and
- To attract construction graduates and lawyers who wish to specialise in construction law and alternative dispute resolution.
CharacteristicsPart of the programme is designed in the context of international construction projects to acknowledge the need for knowledge of cross-cultural practice and for knowledge of projects in Hong Kong and the Chinese mainland. The programme is targeted at practising construction professionals; hence, it is designed with flexibility to allow part-time study and to allow students to attend lectures and other in-class activities for discussion and experience sharing. To combine theory and practice, the programme also provides practical training in the main dispute resolution skills, namely arbitration and mediation.
- Dispute Management & Law for International Projects
- Arbitration Law & Practice
- Dispute Resolution Project
- Mediation Training or select 1 non-compulsory subject from the Core Subject list.
- 12 months
- 30 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesCivil Engineering & Construction Civil & Private Law Public Law View 12 other Masters in Civil Engineering & Construction in Hong Kong (SAR)
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- As for the Master's degree or Postgraduate Diploma, the basic requirement is a Bachelor's degree from an institution that is recognised by PolyU.
International20460 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 682 EUR per credit during 12 months.
National20460 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 682 EUR per credit during 12 months.
- HK$5,300 per credit for local and non-local students
Living costs for Hong Kong
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Updated in the last year
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