Abbreviation FT / PT

The Master of Arts in the field of Chinese Historical Studies (MA) programme aims at providing students with the requisite knowledge and training to conduct independent research in Chinese history. It also caters for the continuing-education needs of secondary-school teachers and enthusiasts of Chinese history and culture.

The programme includes a capstone course and eight courses in Chinese historical materials and methodology, Chinese historiography, and various topics related to the history and culture of imperial, modern and contemporary China.

Mode of Attendance

Full Time (one year, with daytime classes on weekdays and weekends)

Part Time (two years, with evening classes on weekdays and daytime classes on weekends)

Medium of Instruction

Putonghua, Cantonese, and/or English

Programme Entrance Requirements

1.  A good bachelor's degree from a recognised university, or equivalent qualifications.

2.  Candidates may be invited to take a qualifying examination or attend an interview.

Programme Admissions Advisor(s)

Dr SF Tang
Tel: 3917 4293
Fax: 2858 1334


Ms. Yuki Chiu
Tel: 3917 7291