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Entrance Requirements

  1. A Bachelor's degree or equivalent professional qualifications in relevant fields of business.

  2. Preference will be given to applicants with some work experience.

If you are not a native speaker of English, and your Bachelor’s degree or equivalent qualification is awarded by institutions where the medium of instruction is not English, you are expected to fulfil the University's minimum English language requirement for admission purpose.  Please refer to the "Admissions Requirements" section for Taught Postgraduate Programmes at Study@PolyU for details.

Awards & Duration


Students having completed the required 42 credits graduate with the Master of Science in China Business Studies degree.

Exit Award: The Postgraduate Diploma (PgD) in China Business Studies requires completion of 24 credits for five compulsory subjects*, two FB (Faculty of Business) and one FH (Faculty of Humanities) elective subjects.

* Excluding the subject "China Immersion Experience"


Normal Duration

The normal duration of the MSc CBS study is one academic year including summer term.

Fee & Scholarships

Fee for 2024/25 intake

HK$349,500 per programme (HK$8,600 per credit for 36 credits and HK$6,650 per credit for 6 credits) for local and non-local students

For students who demonstrate Chinese language proficiency and are exempt from 6 credits of Chinese language subjects, the tuition fee is HK$309,600



Merit-based scholarships are available.

  • International students merit-based tuition fee waiver
  • Local students merit-based tuition fee waiver
  • Mainland students merit-based tuition fee waiver

Link for scholarship application for MSc in China Business Studies programme will be available soon.

PolyU reserves the right to change or withdraw the scholarship at any time. In case of dispute/disagreement, PolyU's decision is final.


Apply Now

We have a quota for admissions. Early applications are strongly encouraged. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for interviews.

The main round of interviews will be conducted between December 2023 and March 2024. If there are places left after that, subsequent round(s) of interviews will be conducted.

An incomplete application cannot be processed promptly and will reduce your chance of admission. Please complete all relevant fields on the application form and enclose all necessary documents.

After your submission of application, you may log into your at eAdmission account from time to time to check the progress and result of your application.


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