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Master of Cultural Studies

Full Time
1 year
Part Time
2 years
Application Period
Please refer to the MCS webpage:
(852) 2616-7496
Programme Details Master of Cultural Studies

Entry Requirements

Applicants for admission to the MCS Degree should:

  • hold a relevant first or second class honours degree; or
  • have obtained an equivalent qualification; or
  • have achieved an outstanding level of attainment or high distinction in relevant professions.
  • Applicants should demonstrate proficiency in English; and
  • An applicant whose degree or, exceptionally, an alternative qualification deemed equivalent is not from a tertiary institution in Hong Kong or an English-speaking country should obtain:
    • TOEFL: minimum acceptable score of 550 (paper-based test) or 213 (computer-based test) or 79 (internet-based test) or
    • IELTS: minimum acceptable score of 6.5,
    • or an equivalent score in a recognised test,
    • or an equivalent qualification to prove his/her language proficiency which will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Application Method

Applications must be submitted online with settling an application fee of HK$ 300 via Lingnan University's Online Application System. [Note]

Lingnan University's Online Application System:

All application fees paid are non-refundable and no receipt for application fee will be issued.

Application Period

Please refer to the MCS webpage at

Application Fee



[Note] All documents submitted will not be returned. Information on all unsuccessful applicants and applicants who have declined the offer will be destroyed after the admission exercise.