CUHK Master of Arts in Music Programme - Now Open for Application




Programme Features

The programme 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 endeavors.

The programme covers three study areas: “Music and Society”, “Music, Industry, and Creativity” and “Style and Interpretation”. It is designed not only for individuals who currently work in the music field, but also for music lovers with strong musical backgrounds from other professions.

Targeted Taught Postgraduate Programmes Fellowships Scheme


Local students have a unique opportunity to apply for the Targeted Taught Postgraduate Programmes Fellowships Scheme offered by the University Grants Committee. Awardees only need to pay a minimum tuition fee of HK$42,100, with the remaining balance subsidized by the fellowship (up to HK$120,000 for the entire programme).

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MA in Music Admission Scholarships

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.

Admission Requirements and Procedures

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Other Learning Activities

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Application Deadline: 29 February 2024


Department of Music

Tel: 3943 6487