Applications for the research postgraduate programmes and the five taught postgraduate programmes open in September every year.


Application for September 2021 Intake

For general admission questions to the School of Journalism and Communication, please refer to the details HERE (PDF download).

Note: Due to a large amount of enquiries received, email or telephone enquiries on individual admission cases, admission progress and results will NOT be processed. Instead, we will actively contact the applicants for any missing or further documents if necessary. In any case, your application would NOT be disqualified if document is submitted within one week after we ask you for supporting documents.

Application Deadlines

Research Postgraduate Programme 

PhD (via HK PhD Fellowship Scheme) – 1 Dec 2020
PhD (2nd Round / Not via HK PhD Fellowship Scheme) – 31 Jan 2021
MPhil – 31 Jan 2021
Checklist for applications for Research Postgraduate Programmes

Taught Postgraduate Programmes 

Priority Round – 14 Dec 2020
Final Round – 26 Feb 2021
Checklist for applications for Taught Postgraduate Programmes