Linguistics, M.Phil. | The Chinese University of Hong Kong | Hong Kong, Hong Kong (SAR)
12 months
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5363 USD/year
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About

Linguistics from The Chinese University of Hong Kong emphasize foundational training in the core areas of linguistic theory, and original research that sheds light on the properties of language and mind. 

Overview

At Linguistics from The Chinese University of Hong Kong research theses completed at this department aim to integrate general theories of language structure, language acquisition and language use with the detailed, in-depth study of the languages of Hong Kong and the region from a comparative perspective.

We encourage research into different language phenomena pertinent to Hong Kong, China and the Asian-Pacific region, with emphasis on general theory and methodology.  

Students at Linguistics from The Chinese University of Hong Kong will:

  • received a solid training in language study 
  • demonstrate a good ability in independent research.
  • work in one of the areas of specialization of the faculty members: Theoretical Linguistics, Chinese Linguistics, Language Acquisition, Bilingualism, and Sign Linguistics. The data for investigation will depend on the nature of the research project and may involve any relevant language.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theoretical Linguistics
  • Chinese Linguistics
  • Language Acquisition
  • Sign Linguistics
  • Cognitive Neuroscience of Language

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Clearing Round: 31 March (Applications in Clearing Round will only be considered subject to availability of places.)

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

18 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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.
  • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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    5363 USD/year
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  • National

    5363 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5363 USD per year during 12 months.

HK$42,100 per annum  

Living costs for Hong Kong

13720 - 23419 HKD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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