MA in English (Applied English Linguistics) Program By The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) |Top Universities
  • QS World University Rankings
    38
  • Degree MA
  • Study Level Masters
  • Study Mode On Campus
  • Course Intensity Full Time
  • Subject Linguistics
  • Fees(USD) 16055-
  • Scholarships Yes
MA in English (Applied English Linguistics)

Study Mode

Full-time: HK$112,000 per annum ( Funding Nature: Self-financed) Normative Study Period:  1 year Minimum Units Required: 24 units
Part-time: HK$56,000  per annum (Funding Nature: Self-financed)

Normative Study Period: 2 year

Minimum Units Required:24 units

    Admission Requirements In addition to the general requirements of the Graduate School, applicants should
    -  normally possess a good honours degree in English or a language-related field; -  display a strong interest and basic knowledge in applied linguistics; -  submit a 500-word statement about their interests and goals related to postgraduate study in applied linguistics.   Preference will be given to applicants who have:
    -  obtained a degree from a university in Hong Kong or taken a degree programme of which the medium of instruction was English, or -  achieved minimum scores in one of the following English language tests:

    IELTS (Academic): 7.0 (each sub-score should be at least 6.5), or

    TOEFL: 100 (internet-based) / 250 (computer-based) / 600 (paper-based) 

    About University

    Founded in 1963, the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) is a comprehensive research university with a global vision and a mission to combine tradition with modernity, and to bring together China and the West.

    Unique College System

    CUHK is the only university in Hong Kong that offers a collegiate system. The nine Colleges of CUHK offer a plethora of non-formal learning opportunities to complement the formal curricula.

    Academic Programmes

    At CUHK, a wide range of academic programmes leading to the bachelor’s degree are organized in its eight Faculties, including Arts, Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Law, Medicine, Science, and Social Science.

    Given its geographical location, traditions, and ties, CUHK enjoys special advantages in the study of Chinese language, culture, economics, among others. Different specialties in engineering (electronic, information, automation, among others.) command world-leading positions. Its Business School, Law School, and Medical School are reputable training grounds for professionals in their respective fields as well as centres of seminal research.

    Research Excellence

    CUHK promotes interdisciplinary research excellence on a local, national and international scale. It has four research priorities, which are China StudiesTranslational BiomedicineInformation and Automation Technology and Environment and Sustainability. The University is a world leader in non-invasive prenatal testing theory and method, genomic studies on plants for sustainable agriculture and food security, and network coding theory that revolutionized data transmission and network applications.

    The prowess, variety and impact of research at CUHK can be further demonstrated from its establishment of five state key laboratories, past and ongoing Areas of Excellence research projects, and the many research institutes and collaborations with eminent overseas research institutions. CUHK is a member of the Worldwide Universities Network and the Association of Pacific Rim Universities.

    Great Campus in a Great City

    CUHK has the largest, most scenic and sustainably designed and maintained campus in Hong Kong, complete with modern learning facilities and cultural, sport, social and other amenities. Located in Shatin, the campus is conveniently connected with the MTR system to all parts of the city.

     

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