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Master of Philosophy Programme

 Master of Philosophy Programme
Programme Overview
 
The research programme is designed to prepare nurses to conduct research in nursing through a supervised research project in their chosen area.

Programme pamphlet

MPhil programmes are available in full-time and part-time modes and the periods of study are listed below: MPhil programmes are available in full-time and part-time modes and the periods of study are listed below: 

Degree Normative Study Period Probationary Period
MPhil Full-time 24 months 12 months
MPhil Part-time 36 months 18 months

Please refer to the Graduate School for details of the MPhil programme.

 

 

 

To be eligible for the award of the Master of Philosophy (MPhil), a candidate, who on the successful completion of formal coursework requirements, and an approved scheme of research, shall:

  1. present a successful thesis representing the result of the candidate's research which displays some originality and which demonstrates a sound understanding of the field of study and appropriate research methods; and
  2. satisfy the examiners in an oral examination (and any other examination if required) in matters relevant to the subject of the thesis.
To be eligible for admission to the Master of Philosophy Programme, candidates shall: 
  1.   comply with the General Regulations;
  2.   hold either:
        a. a Bachelor's degree with honours from this University; or
        b. another qualification of equivalent standard from this University or 
            from another university or  comparable institution accepted for this purpose;
  3.   hold any additional qualifications as required by the Faculty concerned; and
  4.   satisfy the examiners in a qualifying examination if required.
 
Note: A candidate who does not hold a Bachelor's degree with honours from this University or another qualification of equivalent standard may in exceptional circumstances be permitted to register for the degree on demonstrating adequate preparation for research studies at this level, and satisfying the examiners in a qualifying examination.
 
  • Hong Kong PhD Fellowships
  • University Postgraduate Fellowships (UPF)
  • Postgraduate Scholarship (PGS)
  • Scholarships and Conference / Travel Support

Please refer to the Graduate School for details of the MPhil programme.

 
School of Nursing

4/F, William WM Mong Block
21 Sassoon Road
Hong Kong

 
 
Contact Information

Tel:       3917 6605
Fax:      2872 6079
Email:  nsro@hku.hk  

*This information has been translated into Chinese. If there is any inconsistency or ambiguity between the English version and the Chinese version, the English version shall prevail.