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Contemporary China Studies

Hong Kong Baptist University

12 months
Duration
11466 USD/year
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About

The Master in Contemporary China Studies from Hong Kong Baptist University is a one-year full-time or two-year part-time multidisciplinary postgraduate degree programme.

Overview

The Contemporary China Studies course from Hong Kong Baptist University are offered under 4 concentrations:

  • Economic Development and Reform

The Economic Development and Reform Concentration aims to meet a growing need for a programme-oriented towards the Chinese economy in the belief that a sound training in economic theories and in Chinese economy gives a particular useful perspective in understanding contemporary China. 

  • History and Culture

The History and Culture Concentration aims to train students to gain a holistic and balanced view of China, thus preparing them for a variety of occupations which demand a full appreciation of the present complexities in light of past developments. 

  • Society and Community 

The Society and Community Concentration aims students to develop sound knowledge of sociological theory and sociological research methods. They will also be required to be familiar with the main features of social development and social organization in mainland China and Hong Kong. 

  • Urban Development and Environmental Management

The Urban Development and Environmental Management Concentration introduces students to the rapidly expanding horizons of the geography discipline and the study of China from a geographical perspective. The curriculum enables students to analyze in-depth the complexities of the geography of contemporary China.

Future Prospects

MCCS is designed to meet the professional and practical needs of employees of government, non-profit organizations and private companies, as well as the educational needs of new university graduates including local and international students.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Core and Common Elective Courses
  • Economic Development and Reform
  • History and Culture
  • Society and Community
  • Urban Development and Environmental Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • should hold a bachelor’s degree, or qualification of equivalent standard from another university or comparable institution; and
  • should have a degree from a university in Hong Kong or an English speaking country; 
  • will be given preference with a background in social sciences and/or humanities

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11466 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11466 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    11466 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11466 USD per year during 12 months.

HK$89,000

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

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