Master of Arts in Chinese Studies

Course Duration: Full-Time: 2 – 5 years; Part-Time: 3 – 7 years


中文系(Department of Chinese Studies)继承汉学的传统,教学与研究领域涵盖中华古今语言、文学、历史、哲学,更突破传统学科的模式,包括华人方言族群、马华文学、中日韩文学、东南亚文化、东方与西方比较等新兴学科的教学与研究。


Courses of Study

Students may opt for the programme on either a full-time or part-time basis. Students are required to complete 15 credits (equivalent to 3 courses), including 6 credits of core courses, and 9 credits of research-based Thesis.

• Research Methodology in Chinese Studies (3 credits)
• Directed Readings and Research (3 credits)
• Graduation Thesis* (9 credits)
*A candidate who is unable to complete his/her dissertation within the specified time can be issued “dissertation in progress” and can repeat the same subject until he/she successfully complete the dissertation.

Entry Requirements

• A Bachelor’s Degree with minimum CGPA of 2.75 or equivalent; or
• A professional qualification from a recognised professional body; or
• Other recognised equivalent qualification; or
• A Bachelor’s Degree not meeting CGPA of 2.75 with at least five years of relevant working experience

Other Related Courses

Doctor of Philosophy (Chinese Studies)
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Chinese Studies
Diploma in Chinese Studies