International Affairs, M.A. | Lingnan University | Hong Kong, Hong Kong (SAR)
12 months
Duration
14019 USD/year
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About

The International Affairs programme from Lingnan University provides postgraduates with an understanding of key subjects including international and comparative politics.Hong Kong is undeniably one of the world’s most dynamic cities in terms of trade, finance and general economic activity. 

Overview

Therefore, Lingnan University’s Department of Political Science, has introduced a new taught Master of Arts in  International Affairs programme from Lingnan University.

It aims to provide postgraduates with an understanding of key subjects including international and comparative politics, developmental studies, international security, environmental politics, and Greater China plus issues like nationalism and political culture.

Features

According to programme director Professor Chan Che-po, the Master of Arts in International Affairs is primarily designed for those with a first degree in politics-related disciplines, social sciences, the humanities, law, or journalism. But it is also suitable for professionals in business and communications who want to broaden their outlook and advance their career prospects.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theories and Approaches of International Relations
  • Politics of Global Economic Interdependence
  • International Security   
  • Theories and Approaches of Comparative Politics 
  • Politics of Development in Asia Pacific

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

24 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • hold a relevant bachelor’s degree or at an equivalent standard awarded by a tertiary education institution recognised for this purpose by the University; or
  • have obtained an equivalent qualification; or
  • have provided satisfactory evidence of academic and professional attainment.
  • A personal statement written in English with no more than two pages of A4 paper
  • Copy of academic certificate(s)
  • Copy of academic transcript(s)
  • Copy of English language proficiency result(s)
  • Two recommendation letters in sealed envelopes should be sent to the MAIA Programme Office directly by referees

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14019 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14019 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    14019 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14019 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • Full-time: HK$110,000

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.

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.

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