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2020 Intake (class to begin in Sep 2020)
Admissions Criteria:

  • A bachelor’s degree from a recognised tertiary institution
  • Proof of English proficiency by IELTS or TOEFL
    (for applicants whose Bachelor’s degrees are obtained from an institution
    where the medium of instruction is NOT English)
  • Shortlisted candidates may be invited for an online interview
IPS Scholarship Eligibility
You will stand as a strong candidate if you are:

  • An outstanding applicant for one of our 8 full-time postgraduate programmes from countries/ regions outside Mainland China, Macau and Hong Kong
  • A future leader who is determined to make a positive impact on the business community and the wider world
  • Committed to take part in HKBU’s internationalisation projects and activities during the study period
How to Apply
  • Submit your application online to one of the 8 masters programmes listed above. Competition increases as the year progresses, so we recommend starting your application early.
  • Pay a non-refundable application fee of HK$450
  • No individual application for the IPS is required (all eligible applicants will automatically be considered for the IPS, and shortlisted candidates may be invited for an online interview.)
Application Timeline (Sep 2020 intake)
  • September 2019 (tentative) - Start of application
  • 30 June 2020 - Application deadline (different deadlines applicable to different programmes, please check individual programme pages for up to date information.)
  • November 2019 to July 2020 - Candidates contacted for admission and IPS interview
  • Until July 2020 - Offer of admission
  • June to August 2020 - Student visa application
  • Late August 2020 - Programme orientations
  • September 2020 - Start of 1st semester