Doctor of Education (EdD)
Faculty of Social Sciences
Study Mode Full-time: 3 years; Part-time: 4 years
Tuition Fee HK$264,000/programme
Cut Off Date 31 Jul 2019
Year of Entry 2019 September
Funding Nature Self-financed
Application DeadlineFull-time: 15 Jun 2019 (for Non-local applicants) / 31 Jul 2019 (for Local applicants)
Part-time: 31 Jul 2019
Programme DirectorProf Atara SIVAN (Head, Department of Education Studies), Dr Marina WONG (Programme Director)
|Units Requirement||66 units|
|Required Courses||15 units|
|Advanced Content Courses||6 units|
|Elective Courses||3 units|
|Study Curriculum||The study curriculum may change from time to time. Applicants may make reference to the programme website or the University Student Handbook 2018/19 for details of the list of courses.|
Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree and a Master’s degree; or a Bachelor’s degree with first class honours.
Language Proficiency Requirement
Proof of English proficiency is required for all applicants whose Bachelor’s and Master’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:
An overall band score of 6.5 in International English Language Testing System (IELTS) or equivalent.
Applicants should also 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.
Students who, for whatever reasons, are leaving the Programme and have satisfied all the coursework requirements and completed the required units with an overall GPA of 2.5 or above and Grade C- or above in all courses, are eligible to be awarded a Master of Education degree as an interim award.
- The above information is for reference only and is subject to change without prior notice. Hong Kong Baptist University reserves the right of final decision and interpretation in case of any dispute.
- Please note that a non-refundable admission confirmation fee, including the first instalment of tuition fee plus other administrative fees must be paid upon acceptance of the admission offer.