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The Education University of Hong Kong

10 Lo Ping Road, Tai Po Hong Kong,
Hong Kong S.A.R. View map
Hong Kong SAR

Postgraduate Overview

The Education University of Hong Kong (EdUHK) offers a number of postgraduate programmes, including Research Postgraduate (RPg) (namely Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) and Master of Philosophy (MPhil) programmes), a Doctor of Education (EdD) programme, and a variety of taught postgraduate (TPg) programmes. 

Research and taught programmes

Students enrolled in PhD and MPhil programmes benefit from the combined expertise of a team of renowned mentors and rigorous training in research skills and methods. MPhil and PhD candidates are expected to publish their own research and actively participate in conferences and other academic activities locally and overseas.

EdUHK also offers a number of taught master’s degrees, including:

  • Child and Family Education
  • Education
  • Education for Sustainability
  • Educational Counselling
  • Educational Speech-Language Pathology and Learning Disabilities
  • Global Hong Kong Studies
  • International Educational Leadership and Change
  • International Relations and Development
  • Public Policy and Management
  • Mathematics and Pedagogy
  • Music Education
  • Positive Psychology in Education
  • STEM Education
  • Chinese Studies (Language Education) 
  • Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages 
  • Teaching Chinese as an International Language

Browse the details of all postgraduate programmes here

Tuition fees and cost of living

Tuition fees for MPhil and PhD students are around US$5,400 a year, while taught master’s degrees will set you back US$15,385-51,470 for the whole programme. Student accommodation costs between US$1,970-$2,995 per academic year for research students. Explore fees here.

Postgraduate scholarships for international students

All full-time research students admitted to an MPhil or a PhD are eligible for EdUHK’s Research Postgraduate Studentships, which are awarded on the basis of academic merit. It is non-taxable and its value varies from year to year. In the 2020/21 academic year, for example, the monthly stipend is about US$2,260 for all MPhil and PhD students and roughly US$2,320 for post-candidacy PhD students.

Quick links 

●    Download an online prospectus here
●    Explore support services for postgraduate students
●    Read about support services for international students
●    Read about admissions here
●    Find out all the visa and pre-departure information you need
●    For all programme enquiries, email the Graduate School here

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