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Programme Overview

Programme Overview

Mode of Programme Full-time / Part-time
Minimum No. of Credits Required 27
Minimum Programme Length Full-time: 1 year; Part-time: 2 years
Maximum Programme Length Full-time: 2.5 years; Part-time: 5 years
Class Schedule Weekday evenings and/or Saturday afternoons. Evening classes normally start at 7:00 pm. Saturday classes normally start at 2:00 pm.Class schedule is subject to change and the final decision rests with the University.
Medium of Instruction English is the primary medium of instruction, which is supplemented by Chinese (Cantonese and/or Putonghua) in all areas of the curriculum. Exceptions are Chinese language modules, which are taught in Chinese (Cantonese and/or Putonghua).
Tuition fee Tuition fee will be calculated on a credit unit basis. For 2020/21 intake, the typical tuition fee for 27 credits will be around HK$103,140 for local students and HK$128,925 for non-local students.
For information about scholarships, please click here.
QF Level 6
QR Registration No.: 18/000854/L6
Registration Validity Period: 08/11/2018 To 31/08/2024
Area of Study (QR) Languages and Related Studies

Applicants are required to fulfill the following entrance requirements for admission:

  1. A Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university or equivalent; and
  2. Documentary evidence demonstrating English proficiency (Pass in AS/AL Use of English; Level 4 or above in HKDSE English Language; TOEFL ≥ 550 (paper-based), ≥ 213 (computer-based), ≥ 79 (internet-based); IELTS ≥ 6.5; CET 6 ≥ 430; TEM-4 ≥ 70; or equivalent)

Applicants may be required to take an entry test and/or interview. Preference will be given to applicants with a translation/business/law background.
Application deadline is 30 June 2020 (for non-local applicants) and 15 August 2020 (for local applicants). Please access the online application here.