Master of Social Sciences (MSocSc) in Social Work
Study Mode Full-time: 2 years; Part-time: 2 years
Tuition Fee Full-time: HK$302,500/programme ; Part-time: HK$286,000/programme (included the fee for 2 fieldwork placements)
Cut Off Date 24 Jul 2024
Year of Entry 2024 September
Funding Nature Self-financed
Application Start Date1 Nov 2023
Application Deadline5 Jun 2024 (non-local)
24 Jul 2024 (local)
(Early closure of application upon quota full)
Programme DirectorDr WONG King Lai
|Units Requirement||37 units|
|Social Work Courses||21 units|
|Elective Course||3 units|
|Integrative Tutorials||3 units|
|Fieldwork Placements||10 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 for details of the list of courses.|
Applicants should possess:
- a bachelor’s degree from a recognised university, or
- a qualification deemed to be equivalent.
Language Proficiency Requirement
Proof of English proficiency is required for all applicants whose Bachelor’s/Master’s degrees are obtained from institutions with non-English teaching medium. These applicants must meet the following minimum requirements for English proficiency:
- an overall band score of 6.0 in International English Language Testing System (IELTS)*; or
- a score of 74 (internet-based test) in TOEFL*; or
- an equivalent score on a comparable test.
*Note: Test result provided should be within two years from the date of issuance of the Admission Offer letter. TOEFL iBT Home Edition or IELTS Indicator test is not accepted.
Priority will be given to applicants with RSW qualification (registered on the basis of a recognised social work diploma) or with social sciences background at undergraduate level.