Academic Programme

Bachelor of Arts
4-year Curriculum offered by the Faculty of Arts
Bachelor of Arts (Literary Studies) and Bachelor of Laws
5-Year Double Degree Programme offered jointly by the Faculty of Law and the Faculty of Arts
Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Education in Language Education - Chinese
5-year full-time double degree programme offered jointly by the Faculty of Arts and the Faculty of Education.
Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Education in Language Education - English
5-Year Double Degree Programme offered jointly by the Faculty of Arts and the Faculty of Education.
Bachelor of Conservation
4-year Curriculum offered by the Faculty of Architecture
Bachelor of Education and Bachelor of Social Sciences
5-year full-time double degree programme offered jointly by the Faculty of Education and the Faculty of Social Sciences
Bachelor of Social Sciences
4-year Curriculum offered by the Faculty of Social Sciences
Bachelor of Journalism
4-year Curriculum offered by the Journalism and Media Studies Centre
Master of Arts in Applied Linguistics
1-year full-time or 2-years part-time programme by the Faculty of Arts is designed for people who are currently teaching, or who want to teach, English at tertiary level
Master of Arts in the field of Chinese Historical Studies
2-years part-time programme by the Faculty of Arts aims at providing students with the requisite knowledge and training to conduct independent research in Chinese history
Master of Arts in the field of Chinese Language and Literature
2-years part-time programme by the Faculty of Arts aims to familiarise students with the latest trends in and methodological approaches to the study of Chinese language and Chinese literature, and to prepare them to engage in independent scholarly activities by honing their research and presentation skills
Master of Arts in the field of English Studies
2-years programme by the Faculty of Arts offers candidates with a good grounding in English Studies the opportunity to participate in an innovative programme that explores latest developments in literary, cultural and linguistic theory.
Master of Arts in the field of Linguistics
2-years Curriculum by the Faculty of Arts offers postgraduate-level education to people who want to engage as professionals in the study of languages, bilingualism and multilingualism.
Master of Arts in the field of Literary and Cultural Studies
1-year programme or 2-years programme by the Faculty of Arts introduces students to a wide range of theoretical, literary and filmic texts, exploring historical and contemporary issues related to modernity and globalisation.
Master of Buddhist Studies
1-year full-time or 2-years part-time programme by the Faculty of Arts offers high-quality teaching on the fundamental understanding and in-depth analysis of Buddhism from textual, doctrinal and historical perspectives.
Master of Expressive Arts Therapy
2-year full-time or 3-year part-time Curriculum offered by the Faculty of Social Sciences
Master of Fine Arts in the field of Creative Writing in English
An innovative 2-year, part-time programme in Creative Writing offered by the School of English
Master of Journalism
1-year full-time or 2-year part-time programme offered by the Faculty of Social Sciences. Students learn the core skills of journalism— reporting and writing, television and video production, media law and ethics and new media.
Master of Science in Conservation
An intensive 1-year full-time or 2-year part-time advanced programme in conservation offered by the Faculty of Architecture
Master of Social Sciences in Media, Culture and Creative Cities
2-year part-time programme offered by the Faculty of Social Sciences with intellectual and professional expertise, track record and exceptional local and international connections in the field
Postgraduate Diploma in Conservation
An intensive 1-year part-time foundation programme in conservation offered by the Faculty of Architecture
Postgraduate Diploma in Journalism
1 or 2 years part-time course diploma course offered by the Faculty of Social Sciences, covering the same core courses as the Master of Journalism degree, but with fewer elective courses.
Certificate Course in Buddhist Textual Studies
Offered by the Centre of Buddhist Studies (Conducted in Cantonese)
HKU Summer Institute
Offers a wide range of programmes in Arts and Humanities and other fields from different faculties, providing quality learning and rare chances to study abroad for students. The programmes are open to all undergraduates and secondary students and are best suited for students who are looking to expand their academic and cultural horizons during summer in one of the most vibrant cities in Asia.
Making Sense of News
A free online course by the Journalism and Media Studies Centre
Non-degree Language Courses
Offered by the Centre for the Promotion of Language Learning of the School of Modern Languages and Cultures