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Master of Social Sciences in Comparative Social Policy (International)

Full Time
1 year
Part Time
2 years
Application Period
1 September 2019 - 30 April 2020
(852) 2616-8113
Programme Details Master of Social Sciences in Comparative Social Policy (International)

Entry Requirements

To be eligible for entry into this program, candidates should have:

  • A bachelor's degree from a recognised tertiary institution; or equivalent qualifications and experience, which will be considered on a case-by-case basis; and
  • An applicant, whose degree is not from a tertiary institution in Hong Kong or an English-speaking country, should obtain a minimum score of 550 (paper-based test) or 213 (computer-based test) or 79 (internet-based test) in the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), or a band score of 6.5 or above in the International English language Testing System (IELTS). Other English qualifications may be considered on a case-by-case basis. 

Lingnan University offers intensive designated foundation courses in English in July & August for students that marginally fail to meet the above English requirement. 

Application Method

Online application:

Application Period

1 September 2019 to 30 April 2020

Application Fee

An additional application fee of HK$350 (non-refundable/non-referable) will be charged upon completion of an online application.