MSc Degrees in Hong Kong

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The Master of Science, or MSc, is an academic degree awarded to those who effectively complete about two years of intensive study on a given topic. Many MSc courses offer a combination of classroom and research-based curriculum.

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Master of Science in Technology Management

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Campus Full time Part time 30 hours September 2018 Hong Kong

As the management of technology education is an important preparation for innovation and growth, the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering will offer a flexible, unique and practical Programme – Master of Science in Technology Management starting September 2004. [+]

MSc Degrees in Hong Kong 2017/2018. Introduction As the management of technology education is an important preparation for innovation and growth, the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering will offer a flexible, unique and practical Programme – Master of Science in Technology Management starting September 2004. Under the Closer Economic Partnership Arrangement (CEPA) between Hong Kong and Mainland China, the Hong Kong SAR is becoming a springboard for many companies, both local and overseas to invest in high value, high technology products and services to exploit new business opportunities. As such, these companies will need highly skilled people who can provide solutions to multi-facet problems. Candidates who take up the Master of Science in Technology Management Programme will be well prepared for such challenges. Programme Aims The proposed programme aims at providing knowledge and expertise in technology management to managers and engineers with technology related responsibilities. In particular, the programme will enable you to: Develop your competence in understanding innovation cycles and ultimately turn innovations into commercial successes; Understand the financial and strategic framework for the development, acquisition and adoption of technology in an organization; Keep abreast of the technological development in your chosen field of interest such as manufacturing, design, and logistics. Characteristics The programme is suitable for executives, managers or engineers in all sorts of sector including manufacturing, service, public utilities and financial companies with the responsibilities to acquire, audit, manage, transfer, and finance technology. Apart from compulsory and core subjects, you are able to select subjects from... [-]

Master of Science in Industrial Logistics Systems

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Campus Full time Part time 30 hours September 2018 Hong Kong

The advance in communication technology and transportation has gradually broken regional borders. Global manufacturing refers to the distribution of up-stream and down-stream production activities (ranging from material souring, product development, production assembly and product distribution) in different regions with different comparative advantages through co-ordination and strategic alliances within and amongst enterprises. In other words, companies are now establishing their production bases wherever human resources, technology or markets are available so as to make the best use of resources of a local area. This mode of production method of global co-ordination and integration not only increases market signals. To this end, an integrated approach to manage the logistics planning and operations on a global basis is crucial. [+]

Programme Highlights The advance in communication technology and transportation has gradually broken regional borders. Global manufacturing refers to the distribution of up-stream and down-stream production activities (ranging from material souring, product development, production assembly and product distribution) in different regions with different comparative advantages through co-ordination and strategic alliances within and amongst enterprises. In other words, companies are now establishing their production bases wherever human resources, technology or markets are available so as to make the best use of resources of a local area. This mode of production method of global co-ordination and integration not only increases market signals. To this end, an integrated approach to manage the logistics planning and operations on a global basis is crucial. The programme of study is designed for full-time and part-time students to complete within 1 and 2 academic years respectively (i.e. 2 semesters and 4 semesters). Courses in the programme will be offered on weekday evenings and weekends (Saturday/Sunday). The maximum period of registration for full-time and part-time students is four years from the date of registration. Application for extension will only be approved under exceptional circumstances.. To meet the challenge of world-wide manufacturing competition, it is important that our students should understand what information technologies can contribute in the effective utilitsation of resources and in the creation of systems that produce these products and services. In the MSc award, subjects are arranged as compulsory and elective. The Postgraduate Programme in Engineering requires that the student studying for an MSc award has... [-]

Master of Science in Knowledge Management

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Campus Full time Part time 30 hours September 2018 Hong Kong

Knowledge Management (KM) is a trans-disciplinary area that encapsulates processes and techniques for the creation, collection, classification, distribution, evaluation and re-use of institutional and personal knowledge. KM can help to widely share experiences, minimize re-inventing the wheel, promote trust, and facilitate learning environment in organisations. [+]

MSc Degrees in Hong Kong 2017/2018. Introduction Knowledge Management (KM) is a trans-disciplinary area that encapsulates processes and techniques for the creation, collection, classification, distribution, evaluation and re-use of institutional and personal knowledge. KM can help to widely share experiences, minimize re-inventing the wheel, promote trust, and facilitate learning environment in organisations. Many enterprises, local and international, have leveraged successfully on KM to enhance their competitiveness and innovations in the new economy. This is achieved by, among other things, minimizing “re-inventing the wheel”, maximizing reuse, enhancing the flow of knowledge, harnessing and sharing of critical knowledge, and providing a learning environment for knowledge workers. There is a critical shortage of KM professionals worldwide. With its blended mode of delivery, this MSc program is the first of its kind designed to meet this need and beyond in the Asia Pacific region. The curriculum is co-developed by an international team of leading experts and scholars in KM. Delivery of the program is via a balanced mix of in-person seminars and workshops, online tutorials, and web-based study with enhanced pedagogy. The in-person workshops will be conducted in weekdays evening or weekends. Some subjects have open book examination; some operate with continuous assessments. Programme Aims The aims of the proposed programme are to provide a balanced approach and treatment of the subject area, to provide participants an in-depth understanding of the tools and methods in the design and implementation of a KM programme and to be familiar with the latest development in prevalent issues... [-]

MSc in Business Management

Faculty of Business, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years Open Enrollment Hong Kong Kowloon

This programme aims to help students acquire practical knowledge of management and enable them to make effective contribution to their organizations. [+]

Special Features Candidates with no or little work experience are welcome to apply Students are able to complete a full time Master programme in ONE year “International Experience” in Europe Comprehensive coverage of all basic business disciplines Emphasis on soft skills including design thinking and creativity Coverage of cross-cultural management Focus on ethics, responsibility and sustainability Programme Structure

Academic Curriculum Semester 1 (Six 3-credit subjects) ● Accounting for Managers ● Contemporary Issues in Operations Management ● Global Economic Environment for Management ● Managerial Thinking and Skills Workshop ● Managing Organizations and People ● Marketing Management Semester 2 (Six 3-credit subjects) ● Cross-cultural Management ● Ethics, Responsibility and Sustainability ● Financial Management ● Strategic Management ● Elective subject 1 ● Elective subject 2 Summer Term International Experience (6 credits) Total credits: 42 credits Elective Subjects (any two 3-credit subjects) ● Accounting for Business Analysis ● Corporate Governance ● Entrepreneurship ● Management Information Systems ● Risk Management in Operations ● Total Quality Management International Experience... [-]


Master of Science in Marketing Management

Faculty of Business, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Campus Full time Part time 1.5 - 6 years Open Enrollment Hong Kong Kowloon + 1 more

Globalization and technological change are rapidly transforming the business world. Marketing is an increasingly important discipline in today's economic climate. Trends in current marketing management [+]

Master of Science in Marketing Management

Globalization and technological change are rapidly transforming the business world. Marketing is an increasingly important discipline in today's economic climate. Trends in current marketing management include a growing emphasis on customer satisfaction, services marketing, development of the China market and business-to-business marketing.

The MSc in Marketing Management addresses the above issues, aimed primarily at those who have professional or technical qualifications, but need to broaden their knowledge and skills in the area of marketing management. It covers a range of specialist marketing issues in areas such as online consumer market analysis, managerial issues in marketing, analytic methods for market research and global marketing strategy.... [-]


Master of Science in Management - Human Resource Management

Faculty of Business, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Campus Full time Part time 1.5 - 5 years Open Enrollment Hong Kong Kowloon + 1 more

This programme allows students to mix and match subjects to suit their personal growth and training needs [+]

Master of Science in Management - Human Resource Management

This programme allows students to mix and match subjects to suit their personal growth and training needs.

For those who are interested in a general management education, they may opt for subjects covering issues such as corporate strategy, leading change, global business and managing diversity.

For those who are seeking specialist careers in human resource management, they may opt for, for example, training and development, pay and benefits, employee relations, and human resource development.

Programme Details

To graduate, students need to complete 31 credits. There are two routes for attaining these 30 credits:... [-]


MSc in International Shipping and Transport Logistics

Faculty of Business, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Campus Full time 1 - 5 years Open Enrollment Hong Kong Kowloon

The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HK Government ) has set up the Hong Kong Maritime and Logistics Scholarship Scheme (Scholarship) in PolyU for the academic year [+]

MSc in International Shipping and Transport Logistics

Available scholarship: MSc in International Shipping and Transport Logistics (Full-time) for the Hong Kong Maritime and Logistics Scholarship Scheme

The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HK Government ) has set up the Hong Kong Maritime and Logistics Scholarship Scheme (Scholarship) in PolyU to support students enrolled on the MSc in International Shipping and Transport Logistics programme (Full-time Stream) (39 academic credits + 6 training credits). The Scholarship aims to expand the manpower of the maritime industry in Hong Kong.

Candidates are required to submit applications for the programme and the Scholarship through the eAdmission System. In this Full-time Stream, most classes are scheduled for weekday evenings. Full-time students should take at least 3 subjects (i.e. 9 credits) in each regular semester. ... [-]

Master of Science in Accountancy

Faculty of Business, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 5 years Open Enrollment Hong Kong Kowloon + 1 more

This programme familiarizes you with contemporary and up-to-date accounting knowledge and issues. It aims to build up your accounting knowledge base, enabling you to develop sound analytical skills and [+]

Master of Science in Accountancy (Mixed-mode)

This programme familiarizes you with contemporary and up-to-date accounting knowledge and issues. It aims to build up your accounting knowledge base, enabling you to develop sound analytical skills and judgement, and make efficient and effective business decisions.

Special Features

This is a flexible specialist programme providing a progressive and deepening understanding of major accounting issues for accounting practitioners and executives. The focus is on real world-related and contemporary academic studies, and practical applications. Two of the key elements are PRC accounting and the contemporary application of information systems in accounting.... [-]


MSc in China Business Studies

Faculty of Business, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years Open Enrollment Hong Kong Kowloon

China’s growth and integration into the world economy create opportunities for international business but foreign enterprises face the challenge of adjusting their way of doing business in China. [+]

MSc in China Business Studies 

China’s growth and integration into the world economy create opportunities for international business but foreign enterprises face the challenge of adjusting their way of doing business in China. To thrive in China business, understanding the market environment, the country’s policy making as well as Chinese language and culture is crucial. This programme is designed to provide students with a multi-dimensional understanding of China Business.

This well-tailored, economics-based, multi-disciplinary programme focuses on all specific areas relevant to doing business in China. With relevant theories and up-to-date practical applications, the programme aims to equip students with systematic knowledge of business practices and the ability to analyse changes in government policies and regulations that affect business operations in China.... [-]


MSc in Finance

Lingnan University
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2018 Hong Kong Tuen Mun

The Master of Science (MSc) in Finance is offered and managed by the Department of Finance and Insurance (F & I) at Lingnan University. The MSc Degree will give a broad coverage of the major areas in finance, with an emphasis on fundamental principles and professional practice. [+]

The Master of Science (MSc) in Finance is offered and managed by the Department of Finance and Insurance (F & I) at Lingnan University. The MSc Degree will give a broad coverage of the major areas in finance, with an emphasis on fundamental principles and professional practice. As such, the Degree will cover asset pricing, commercial and investment banking, corporate finance, financial engineering, insurance, investments, risk management, and wealth management. The inclusion of insurance electives will increase the appeal of the degree to both students and potential employers, and it represents an area of strength in the Department. The staff members in the Department of Finance and Insurance are well placed to deliver professionally relevant courses as is evidenced by their professional and academic qualifications in finance, economics, insurance, risk management, accounting and taxation. The Department's Undergraduate Finance Degree is recognized by the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Institute (University Recognition Programme) and the Risk and Insurance Management (RIM) Degree is recognized by the Chartered Insurance Institute and the Insurance Institute of Hong Kong. These features will help distinguish our MSc from others in the market place. The MSc in Finance is designed to help students become finance professionals through leading edge teaching and curriculum design. Our Focus The degree is ideal for those students who have limited or an intermediate level of knowledge of finance but who have a strong desire to learn and who are keen to work in the finance industry in Hong Kong, China, and internationally. The... [-]

MSc in Work and Organisational Psychology Programme

Lingnan University
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Hong Kong Tuen Mun

The MSc in Work and Organizational Psychology Programme is offered and managed by the Department of Applied Psychology, Lingnan University. It will begin in January 2017. The normal duration for the programme is one year full time. [+]

MSc Degrees in Hong Kong 2017/2018. MSc in Work and Organisational Psychology Programme The Programme 1. Focuses on the core elements of modern work and organisational psychology. 2. Offers applied psychology courses including personnel psychology, organisational psychology, occupational health psychology, psychology of IT in the workplace, and interpersonal skills in organisations. 3. Inculcates in knowledge and skills in coaching and counselling, conflict management, and social problem-solving in the workplace. 4. Prepares students for a career as managerial positions particularly in health care sectors, trainers, human resource managers, organisational consultants, or further studies in the field. Notes: (i) Non-local graduates can be granted a one-year extension of visa to search for job (ii) Graduates of this programme can apply for Registered Psychologist membership awarded by the Hong Kong Psychological Society (HKPS) The Faculty 1. The staff involved in teaching the MSc programme are mainly full-time faculty members at Lingnan University. They have extensive teaching, professional and research experience in their fields. 2. Most of them obtained their PhD from universities in Hong Kong, United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Australia, New Zealand, and the United States, and have been involved in teaching and research in these countries for many years. - Prof. SIU Oi Ling - Prof. CHEUNG Yue Lok, Francis - Prof. LI Yau Wai, Simon - Prof. LUN Miu Chi, Vivian - Prof. YEUNG Wai Lan, Victoria - Prof. LEE Lap Fai, Alan - Dr. HUI Ka Ying, Victoria - Dr. Lara C. Roll - Prof. Arnold B. Bakker - Prof.... [-]

MSc in Management of Real Estate and Hospitality Assets

The Chinese University of Hong Kong, CUHK Business School
Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2018 Hong Kong

The CUHK MSc in Management of Real Estate and Hospitality Assets Program delivers world class and state of the art knowledge in global real estate and hospitality assets. The program of study is based in Hong Kong leveraging upon the locational advantage of Hong Kong as a leader of the real estate and hospitality industries in Asia. [+]

The CUHK MSc in Management of Real Estate and Hospitality Assets Program delivers world class and state of the art knowledge in global real estate and hospitality assets. The program of study is based in Hong Kong leveraging upon the locational advantage of Hong Kong as a leader of the real estate and hospitality industries in Asia. The real estate industry is an important pillar of the economies in Asia and the hospitality industry is one of the largest and fastest growing industries in China and Asia. As the economies in Asia grow, the real estate industries in these economies also grow in prominence. The hospitality industry, in turn, is associated with real estate development, including hotels, serviced apartments, resorts, spas, theme parks, timeshares, shopping centers, airports, gaming, casinos and other entertainment venues. In addition to the high quality standardized courses, this business program will specifically teach students how to analyze and execute investment propositions in the real estate and hospitality industries given the rapidly changing institutional and economic environment in Hong Kong, Mainland China and Asia. This program is suited to students who intend to pursue a management career in senior positions in the real estate, hospitality, investment banking and strategic consulting industries. The program is taught by the faculty members of the School of Hotel and Tourism Management of CUHK in conjunction with experienced and leading industry practitioners. Our mission is to nurture a new generation of thinkers and leaders to compliment the continued growth of the real... [-]

MSc in Business Analytics

The Chinese University of Hong Kong, CUHK Business School
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Hong Kong

This programs aims to equip students with knowledge and tools that can help them derive useful information from business data and utilize the information intelligently in making faster and more effective business decisions. Graduates from this program are suitable for working in business consulting, finance, marketing, retailing, logistics, and other service industries. [+]

MSc Degrees in Hong Kong 2017/2018. Hong Kong has been long reputed as a global financial and logistics centre, while new technologies played an important role in facilitating business activities and transactions effectively. Executives rely on sufficient information to make decisions on business activities, how to convert large amount of data into meaningful information and statistics is a great challenge they are facing. Professionals who have the ability of understanding the data, deriving useful information from the data, recommending faster as well as more effective business decisions via analysing business data and applying quantitative tools is highly demanded. Business analytics makes extensive use of business data, statistical tools, and quantitative methods to drive better business management. Specifically, with continuous and interactive exploration and investigation of data, business analytics helps managers and executives gain new insights and understanding of business performance, predict changes and development of business patterns, and improve decision making on business strategies and planning. This programs aims to equip students with knowledge and tools that can help them derive useful information from business data and utilize the information intelligently in making faster and more effective business decisions. Graduates from this program are suitable for working in business consulting, finance, marketing, retailing, logistics, and other service industries. Program Aims The Master of Science Program in Business Analytics aims to equip students with knowledge and tools that can help them derive useful information from business data and utilize the information intelligently in making faster and more effective business decisions. Program... [-]

MSc in IT Management

The Chinese University of Hong Kong, CUHK Business School
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 4 years September 2018 Hong Kong

The Program is aimed at individuals with a technical or engineering background who would like to gain the requisite knowledge in technology management, and at business graduates who wish to acquire cutting-edge IT proficiency. [+]

In this era of market globalization, information technology has emerged as a fundamental factor in the success of business operations. The role of information technology is particularly important for service industries such as finance, insurance, real estates, transport logistics and hospitality in which efficiency provides a definite competitive edge. To improve our service industries and secure Hong Kong’s position as a leading digital city, business managers must be equipped with knowledge of most up-to-date information technology (IT) and business management, and must be able to apply that knowledge to plan and deploy information systems that enhance productivity, competitiveness and performance of their organizations. The Master of Science Program in Information and Technology Management (MSc in ITM) is specially designed to meet this need. The Program is aimed at individuals with a technical or engineering background who would like to gain the requisite knowledge in technology management, and at business graduates who wish to acquire cutting-edge IT proficiency. The Program also offers a good foundation for students who prepare to pursue further studies in PhD. Program Aims The Master of Science Program in Information and Technology Management aims to equip students with the latest knowledge and advanced technical and managerial skills in information technology and management required to pursue successful careers in the new global, knowledge-based economy. Program Features Target Students This taught Master Program is designed for those with either engineering or business backgrounds. The Full-time mode is particularly suitable for individuals from mainland China and other countries, while the... [-]

MSc in Marketing

The Chinese University of Hong Kong, CUHK Business School
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Hong Kong

The MSc Program in Marketing emphasizes the department's present competitive strengths in the areas of Marketing in China, Service Marketing, CRM, Brand Management and Strategic Marketing. [+]

MSc Degrees in Hong Kong 2017/2018. The MSc Program in Marketing emphasizes the department's present competitive strengths in the areas of Marketing in China, Service Marketing, CRM, Brand Management and Strategic Marketing. In addition, the program is unique in that it provides students not only with a thorough and in-depth knowledge base in marketing but also a wide range of advanced marketing electives not usually encountered in a normal undergraduate marketing or MBA program. Program Aims The aim of MSc in Marketing program is to provide students who aspire to be highly capable marketing professionals with advanced marketing knowledge and necessary skills. Upon completion of the program, Students will be able to apply marketing concepts, principles and theories to implement effective marketing operations. Students will be able to apply advanced analytical and quantitative techniques in making sound marketing decisions. Students will be able to analyze the impact of different national features and adapt appropriate marketing strategy and marketing decisions. Students will be able to assess the ethical implications of marketing decisions and be able to respond appropriately to them. Students will understand issues related to leading/managing sales and/or marketing teams. Study Plan Candidates are required to complete one pre-requisite course in the pre-term, seven core courses and four elective courses offered in the regular terms within one year. Each course equals to three credit units. The pre-requisite course and seven core courses are offered by the MSc Program in Marketing. For the elective courses, candidates may choose at most six... [-]