Master of Arts
in Global Communication /
How to Apply?

Applications can be submitted via the Graduate School website.

Please read the FAQ before submitting your application.

Admission Requirements

The programme targets students from Hong Kong, overseas and Mainland China.

In addition to the general qualifications required for admission to the Graduate School, applicants from any discipline may apply.

Preference will be given to applicants with a TOEFL score of 580 (paper-based) or 92 (internet-based) or above; or a IELTS (Academic) score of 7 or above, or students who possess a pass grade in English in one of the following examinations: H.K. Advanced Level Examination (AS Level), H.K. Higher Level Examination, CUHK Matriculation Examination, or achieve Level 4 or above in the English subject of the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) examination, or have a degree from a university in Hong Kong or taken a degree programme of which the medium of instruction was English. *TOEFL and IELTS are considered valid for two years from the test date.

Applicants are required to write a statement (500-800 words) declaring their interest in Global Communication in English, submit two recommendation letters (one must be from an academic source), and possess very good undergraduate academic records.

If applicants submit multiple applications to various programs in the School, they should list the programs according to priority. Each applicant will be given only ONE admission offer from the School if he/she is eligible.

According to the School’s policy, applicants are NOT allowed to switch to another program once they have accepted an offer.