Admission for Master of Education

Full Time and Part Time MEd:

Child and Adolescent Development
English Language for Teaching
School Leadership and Management
Early Childhood Education
Subject Knowledge for Teaching Mathematics at Junior Levels (P1 – S3)
Teaching Mathematics at Junior Levels (P1 – S3)
Inclusive Education

Deadline of  application for
September 2020 intake:  31 July 2020 (Full Time local students only) (Only Child and Adolescent Development, English Language for Teaching and School Leadership and Management are offered) , 31 July 2020 (Part Time)

Admission Requirements

Applicants seeking admission to the Master of Education Programme should possess:

  1. a bachelor’s degree from a recognized university or equivalent; and
  2. a postgraduate certificate/diploma in education or equivalent, and/or relevant professional experience working with children and adolescent
  3. demonstrated language proficiency in Chinese and English** as recognised by the Department.

Applicants may be required to attend an interview as part of the selection process. Successful selection will be based on the candidate’s communicative skills, language proficiency, maturity and motivation related to the programme of study

**Proof of English proficiency is required for all applicants whose bachelor’s degrees were obtained from programmes where the medium of instruction is not English.

These applicants must meet the following minimum requirements for English proficiency:

For applicants applying for the English Language teaching (ELT) Concentration - An overall band score of 6.5 in International English Language Testing System (IELTS) or equivalent

For applicants applying for non-ELT Concentrations An overall band score of 6.0 in International English Language Testing System (IELTS) or equivalent


Full time: HK$123,750 /academic year (Subject to revision) Part-time: HK$61,875 /academic year (Subject to revision)

MEd Bursary for Students


On-line application:


For programme information, you may reach Department of Education Studies
Telephone: (852) 3411 5782 / 3411 5745
Email :
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For admissions, you may contact Office of Graduate School
Telephone: (852)3411 5127
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