Faculty of Engineering

The Faculty of Engineering is a hub of cutting-edge research and technology transfer as well as an effective training ground for engineers. Its strong professorial contingent consists of, among others, Academicians of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, IEEE Fellows, and the first Chinese scholar to win the prestigious Turing Award. Students will receive a sound engineering education through its rigorous Bachelor of Engineering and other programmes of study, and state-of-the-art facilities. A rich student life and abundant exchange and practical work-study opportunities combine to add value to this education and open up tremendous career prospects in Hong Kong and the world for Engineering graduates.


Research Doctoral Programmes & Research Master's 

MPhil-PhD in Biomedical Engineering

MPhil-PhD in Computer Science and Engineering

MPhil-PhD in Electronic Engineering

MPhil-PhD in Information Engineering

MPhil-PhD in Mechanical and Automation Engineering

MPhil-PhD in Systems Engineering and Engineering Management

Taught Doctoral/Master's and Postgraduate Diploma Programmes

MSc in Biomedical Engineering

MSc in Computer Science

MSc in Electronic Engineering

MSc in Information Engineering

MSc in Mechanical and Automation Engineering

MSc in Systems Engineering and Engineering Management

MSc in E-Commerce and Logistics Technologies

Faculty of Science

Science education is the key to economic growth in a modern society. The Science Faculty is traditionally among the strongest Faculties at the University, and presently has more than 170 faculty members and 2,600 students, offering 14 undergraduate programmes. We have a world class faculty, which includes two Nobel Laureates, a Fields Medallist, Academicians of the Chinese Academies of Sciences and Engineering, fellows and award recipients of learned societies, and members of editorial boards of reputable journals and book series. All faculty members are committed to excellence in teaching and research. Our graduates are highly received by the local and international communities with many recognized as outstanding researchers, educators, and professionals in all sectors, both in Hong Kong and overseas.


Research Doctoral Programmes & Research Master's Programmes 

MPhil-PhD in Chemistry

M.Phil. - Ph.D. in Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

MPhil-PhD in Biochemistry

MPhil-PhD in Biology

MPhil-PhD in Cell and Molecular Biology

MPhil-PhD in Environmental Science

MPhil-PhD in Food and Nutritional Sciences

MPhil-PhD in Molecular Biotechnology

MPhil-PhD in Materials Science and Engineering

MPhil-PhD in Mathematics

MPhil-PhD in Physics

MPhil-PhD in Statistics

Research Master's Programmes

MPhil in Risk Management Science

Taught Doctoral/Master's and Postgraduate Diploma Programmes

MSc in Accreditation Chemistry

MSc in Biochemical and Biomedical Sciences

MSc in Nutrition, Food Science and Technology

MSc in Mathematics

MSc in Physics

MSc in Risk Management Science

MSc in Data Science and Business Statistics

Length: Please refer to the programme information for details

Part Time/Full Time: Please refer to the programme information for details

Start Date: August/September of each year

End Date: July of each year

Application Deadline: Please refer to http://www.gs.cuhk.edu.hk/page/ApplicationDeadlines

Other entry criteria:

Doctor of Philosophy Programme

  1. Master's degree from a recognized university; or
  2. Bachelor's degree, normally with Second Class Honours* in the upper division or above (Applicable to “MPhil-PhD Programmes” only)

Master's Programme

  1. Graduated from a recognized university and obtained a Bachelor's degree, normally with honours not lower than Second Class*;

*For Bachelor's degree without honour classification, student should achieve an average grade of not lower than "B"

Students should also fulfill the English Language Proficiency Requirement prescribed before they are admitted

Location: Hong Kong

Information Requestgradschool@cuhk.edu.hk