How to Apply?
Application Stage
Step 1:

Explore CUHK Postgraduate Study Options

Step 2:

Prepare for your Application

Step 3:
  • Applications for research programmes may be submitted

from 1 September 2017.

  • Applications for taught programmes may be submitted

from 18 September 20172.

Accept your admission offer online and settle the admission deposit by the payment due date4


  1. The following programmes have different websites for application submission:
    1. Faculty of Business Administration: Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA), Executive Master of Professional Accountancy (Shanghai), Full-time Master of Business Administration (MBA), JD/MBA Double Degree Programme, MBA (Evening Mode), MBA (Weekend Mode), MBA in Finance (Beijing and Shenzhen), MSc in Finance, MSc in Management.
    2. Faculty of Education: Postgraduate Diploma in Education, Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Primary), Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Early Childhood Education).
  2. Applications for taught postgraduate programmes offered by the Faculty of Education are subject to a different timeline. Please visit individual programme pages for more information.
  3. No admission notification will be sent to applicants. Applicants will be informed by email to log in to the Online Application System for Postgraduate Programmes to check their application status should there be any update. 
  4. All fees paid are non-refundable and non-transferable.
  5. The information collected from the application form will be used for the following purposes: 
    1. As a basis for selection of applicants for admission to 2018-19 to postgraduate programmes offered by the University and for related purposes;
    2. For verifying information about the applicant’s public examination results and academic record;
    3. For identifying records of previous studies as a student in the University or other institutions;
    4. As part of the applicant’s student record upon registration for a programme, which will be used for all purposes relating to his/her studies in accordance with the procedures of the University;
    5. For identifying multiple enrolments at this University or at any other tertiary institution upon registration for a programme;
    6. To facilitate admission verification communication, operations and planning of different units within the University; and
    7. For statistical and research purposes subject to removal of personal identifiers.