24 months
10726 USD/year
10726 USD/year
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Chinese and History from City University of Hong Kong consists of coursework, research studies and qualifying examination leading to the submission of a thesis.


Chinese and History from City University of Hong Kong is founded to provide a multi- and inter-disciplinary lens to the changing and increasingly important role that China – in both its center and peripheries – plays in today’s global landscape.

Students at Chinese and History from City University of Hong Kong will:

  • be equipped with language proficiency, leadership skills and a critical mindset that is translatable to Hong Kong, the Greater China region and other Chinese-speaking landscapes. 
  • promote cultural learning with a humanistic touch, focusing especially on Chinese literature, history, philosophy, art, music, and cultural heritage.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Chinese Classical Studies (jingxue)
  • Chinese Literary Criticism
  • Chinese Philosophy
  • Classical Chinese Language
  • Classical Chinese Literature
  • Modern Chinese Literature and Culture

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Although admission is mainly considered in the main admission round, applications are accepted throughout the year.  


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • hold a relevant bachelor’s degree with first or second class honours (or equivalent qualification) from a recognised university.
  • English Proficiency
  • Please upload the required supporting documents for your academic and/or professional qualifications (such as academic transcripts and award certificates, examination and English test results) before submitting your application.  
  • Transcripts and certificates that are not in English should be accompanied by an official certified translation.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10726 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10726 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    10726 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10726 USD per year during 24 months.
  • HK$7,016 per month full time option
  • HK$3,508 per month part time option

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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