Application Period for 2017 Fall Intake: Closed
Admission Requirements (subject to revision)

Applicants should (a) possess a Bachelor’s degree and a Master’s degree; or a Bachelor’s degree with first class honours or equivalent; and (b) demonstrate a record of at least 4 years of professional experience in the education sector or other relevant sectors as deemed appropriate by the Department.

Proof of English proficiency is required for all applicants whose bachelor’s degrees were obtained from institutions outside Hong Kong where the medium of instruction is not English. These applicants must meet the following minimum requirements for English proficiency:

  • a score of 6.5 in International English Language Testing System (IELTS) or equivalent

For applicants who wish to work on the EdD programme in an area related to Chinese Language/Chinese Language Education or the like, they are required to attain

  • a score of 6.0 in International English Language Testing System (IELTS) or equivalent

Short-listed candidates may be invited to attend an interview.

Tuition Fee

The tuition fees are as follows:

  • HK$264,000 for the full-time mode, payable in six instalments for a minimum study period of three years ($44,000 for each semester)
  • HK$264,000 for the part-time mode, payable in eight instalments for a minimum study period of four years ($33,000 for each semester)

For students who have completed all the instalments but need to extend their study beyond the minimum study period, are required to pay a continuation fee. The continuation fee for a three-month period is $11,000.


Application forms are available at:

Office of Graduate School AAB 904, Level 9, Academic and Administration Building, Baptist University Road Campus Hong Kong Baptist University Kowloon Tong Hong Kong

Department of Education Studies AAB830, 8/F, Academic and Administration Building, Hong Kong Baptist University Kowloon Tong, Kowloon.


On-line application:


For programme information, you may reach Department of Education Studies
Telephone: (852) 3411 7216
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For admissions, you may contact Office of Graduate School
Telephone: (852)3411 5127
Email :
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