The programme specifically aims to provide advanced academic and practical instructions on music and its broader cultural contexts to equip students with the critical skills and acumen they need in order to thrive in their future endeavors. It is designed not only for individuals who currently work in the music field but also music lovers with strong musical backgrounds from other professions.
Fellowships are available for outstanding local students enrolled in MA in Music programme. Each fellowship awardee receives subsidy from the UGC and pays only HK$42,100 for tuition fee.
2023–24 Hong Kong Sinfonietta Musicians
2022–23 LENK Quartet
Photo Credit: Kurt Chan
2021–22 Cong Quartet
Applications should be made via the CUHK Graduate School website.
In addition to supporting documents as stipulated by the Graduate School, applicants should submit a Personal Statement of 300-500 words (in English). Please upload your personal statement to the Online Application System as one of the supporting documents.
Shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview.
Application Period: 1 September 2023 – 29 February 2024
1st round Application Deadline: 8 December 2023
2nd round Appliation Deadlin: 29 February 2024
Early applications are strongly recommended.
Date: 17 Nov. 2023 (Friday)
Content: Programme Introduction, Student/Alumni Sharing, Live Q&A