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The Education University of Hong Kong

10 Lo Ping Road, Tai Po New Territories,
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. Continue reading to find out more about degrees, scholarships and fees at EdUHK.

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
  • Chinese Studies (Language Education)
  • Education
  • Education for Sustainability
  • Educational Counselling
  • Educational Speech-Language Pathology and Learning Disabilities
  • Global Hong Kong Studies
  • International Educational Leadership and Change
  • International Public Management and Administration
  • International Relations and Development
  • Leading Experiential Learning Activities
  • Leading Innovative Learning Organisations
  • Mathematics and Pedagogy
  • Music Education
  • Personal Finance Education
  • Philosophy
  • Positive Psychology in Education
  • Psychology (Schools and Community Settings)
  • Public Policy and Management
  • Sports Coaching and Management
  • STEM Education
  • Teaching
  • Teaching Chinese as an International Language
  • Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
  • Visual Arts Education and Creative Practice

Browse the details of all postgraduate programmes 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 2019/20 academic year, for example, the monthly stipend is about US$2,160 for all MPhil and PhD students and roughly US$2,220 for post-candidacy PhD students.

Tuition fees and cost of living
Tuition fees for MPhil and PhD students are around US$5,430 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.

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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