For September 2021 admission, the MA in Anthropology programme will be open for application on 1 September 2020, and the application deadlines are: 15 October 2020 (1st round), 15 November 2020 (2nd round), 15 December 2020 (3rd round) and 31 January 2020 (4th round). Rolling admission will start from November 2020.
The tuition fee (pending university approval) is HK$138,500 per annum (full-time); HK$69,250 per annum (part-time).
Applicants are required to submit the application via the Graduate School Online Application System, and mail the supporting documents to our Division.
If you are interested in this programme and would like to explore more, please join our information sessions. Our professors will introduce the programme in detail, and our MA graduates will share their experiences. Please register online.
Prof. Sealing Cheng and Prof. Andrew Kipnis will join this session.
Date: Oct 24 (Sat) 2020
Time: 2-4 pm
Venue: Online using ZOOM (Meeting link: https://cuhk.zoom.us/j/93048994161 Meeting ID: 930 4899 4161 Passcode: 737703)
Prof. Teresa Kuan and Prof. Andrew Kipnis will join this session.
Date: 21 Nov (Sat) 2020
Time: 2-4 pm
Venue: Online using ZOOM. You will receive the meeting info by email after registration.
Both sessions will be conducted mainly in English, with multilingual (English, Putonghua and Cantonese) Q&A. Please register online.
Applications for admission to the MA Programme should include:
All documents above should be sent to our Division BY THE DEADLINE:
Division of Anthropology
RM 407 Humanities Bldg., New Asia College
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N.T.
(Please quote your application number and specify ‘Application for MA Programme’ on the envelope.)
The programme is intended for intelligent students with university degrees and/or work experience who are eager to study anthropology.
Candidates should meet all Graduate School qualification criteria such as a bachelor’s degrees with second degree honors (lower) or better, and the English language requirements. In unusual cases, students with lower grades may be considered for the programme, but they must offer a justification in their application.
Past academic performance, work experience, references, motivation and language ability will all be considered in the admission decision.
Applications will be considered in four rounds, and we encourage students to apply early:
Application results will be posted on the homepage of the Graduate School from mid-November 2020 to mid-March 2021. Successful applications, in normal case, will receive the offer letter latest by the end of May. Applicants will not be informed separately if their applications are not successful.