MSc Programme > Admission
A limited number of "Admission Scholarship" will be awarded to newly admitted students with exceptional academic standing. The awardee will have half of the tuition fee waived.
Top two students of MSc Programme in Electronic Engineering in a year graduated with an accumulated GPA of 3.5 or above will be awarded Academic Scholarships of HK$20,000 and HK$15,000 respectively.
Students with a bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Information Engineering and Computer Engineering may be admitted to this Programme. Students with a first degree in other fields such as Physics and Mechanical Engineering may also be considered provided that they have some experience and background in electronic engineering. The entrance requirements of the graduate school must also be satisfied.
The entrance requirements of the graduate school:
We also welcome non-local applicants. All admitted non-local students must obtain a student visa or entry permit for entering Hong Kong for the purpose of education.
Notes on English Proficiency:
(a) possess a pass grade in English in one of the following examinations:
- Hong Kong Advanced Level Examination (AS Level);
- Hong Kong Higher Level Examination;
- CUHK Matriculation Examination;
- General Certificate of Education A-Level / AS-Level (1);
(b) achieve Level 4 or above in the English Language subject of the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) Examination (1);
(c) have a degree from a university in Hong Kong or an English-speaking country;
(d) achieve the specified scores in the following tests by submitting one of the following original score reports/certificates for assessment by the programme(s) concerned:
- TOEFL (Paper-based: 550; Computer-based: 213; Internet-based: 79) (2);
- IELTS (Academic: Band 6.5) (3);
- GMAT (verbal: Band 21);
(*TOEFL and IELTS are considered valid for two years from the test date.)
(e) have obtained a recognized professional qualification awarded in Hong Kong or an English speaking country.
(Reference : https://www.gs.cuhk.edu.hk/download/TPG%20(ENG)_LO-RES_8.pdf).
Tuition Fee (provisional): HK$132,000 for the whole programme (including 8 courses)
Applications will be processed on a first-come-first-served basis, the majority of offers will be made in early rounds. The number of places is limited, interested applicants should consider early submission of their applications.
Full-time mode admission: September
*Please refer to this webpage (http://www.ee.cuhk.edu.hk/m_admission.php) for the latest application deadline.
To apply through Internet, please visit the Graduate School's website : https://www.gs.cuhk.edu.hk/page/ApplicationforAdmission.
Submission of Supporting Documents
Applicants are required to send in the hardcopy of supporting documents to the Division by the application deadline. Otherwise, the applications may not be further processed. All documents submitted will not be returned and will be destroyed if the application is unsuccessful.
Postal Address for Submitting application materials:
** Please always quote the Application No. in the future correspondences.
Applicants may login the Application for Admission to Postgraduate Programmes and check your application results in the section of "View Application Result". (link: https://www.gradsch.cuhk.edu.hk/OnlineApp/login.aspx)
An official admission offer letter must be issued only by the department or the graduate school. Applicants who do not receive notification by early September can assume their applications have been unsuccessful. No written notification will be sent to unsuccessful applicants.