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Programme Overview

Programme Overview

Programme Overview

Mode of Programme
Minimum No. of Credits Required
Minimum Programme Length
Maximum Programme Length
Full-time / Part-time
Full-time: 1 year Part-time: 2 years
Full-time: 2.5 years Part-time: 5 years
Class Schedule
Weekday evenings and/or Saturday afternoons. Evening classes normally start at 7:00 pm. Saturday classes normally start at 2:00 pm.Class schedule is subject to change and the final decision rests with the University.
Medium of Instruction
English is the primary medium of instruction, which is supplemented by Chinese (Cantonese and/or Putonghua) in all areas of the curriculum. Exceptions are Chinese language modules, which are taught in Chinese (Cantonese and/or Putonghua).
Tuition fee
Tuition fee will be calculated on a credit unit basis. For 2020/21 intake, the typical tuition fee for 27 credits will be around HK$103,140 for local students and HK$128,925 for non-local students.
For information about scholarships, please click here.
QF Level
Area of Study (QR)
Languages, Translation and Literature

Applicants are required to fulfill the following entrance requirements for admission:

  1. A Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university or equivalent; and
  2. Documentary evidence demonstrating English proficiency (Pass in AS/AL Use of English; Level 4 or above in HKDSE English Language; TOEFL ≥ 550 (paper-based), ≥ 213 (computer-based), ≥ 79 (internet-based); IELTS ≥ 6.5; CET 6 ≥ 430; TEM-4 ≥ 70; or equivalent)

Applicants may be required to take an entry test and/or interview. Preference will be given to applicants with a translation/business/law background.
Application deadline is 30 June 2020 (for non-local applicants) and 15 August 2020 (for local applicants). Please access the online application here.