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.
Date: 17 Nov. 2023 (Friday)
Content: Programme Introduction, Student/Alumni Sharing, Live Q&A
Video Recording: Click HERE
TARGETED TAUGHT POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES FELLOWSHIPS SCHEME
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.
MASTER OF ARTS IN MUSIC ADMISSION SCHOLARSHIP
Starting from the academic year 2024-25, the MA in Music Programme will launch an Admission Scholarship Scheme for outstanding applicants in full recognition of their talents. There will be ten awards each year. The amount of the scholarship will be $10,000 each. The Programme Admission Panel will nominate outstanding applicants for the scholarship after conducting admission interviews. Please note that awardees of the UGC Targeted Taught Postgraduate Programme Fellowship are not eligible for the Admission Scholarship.
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 Application Deadline: 29 February 2024
Applications will be processed on a rolling basis until all places have been filled. Therefore, early applications are strongly recommended.