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


Application for September 2019 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 entertained. 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 (Applications start in September)
PhD (via HK PhD Fellowship Scheme) – 1 Dec 2018
PhD (2nd Round / Not via HK PhD Fellowship Scheme) – 31 Jan 2019
MPhil – 31 Jan 2019
Checklist for applications for Research Postgraduate Programmes


Taught Postgraduate Programmes (Applications start in Late September / Early October)
Priority Round – 10 Dec 2018
Final Round – 24 Jan 2019
Checklist for applications for Taught Postgraduate Programmes