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Programme Overview (MA-TCAT)

Programme Overview (MA-TCAT)

Programme Overview

Mode of Programme Full-time / Part-time
Minimum No. of Credits Required 24
Minimum Programme Length Full-time: 1 year Part-time: 2 years
Maximum Programme Length Full-time: 2.5 years Part-time: 5 years
Class Schedule Weekday evenings and/or Saturday afternoons. Evening classes normally start at 7:00 pm. Saturday classes normally start at 2:00 pm. Class schedule is subject to change and the final decision rests with the College.
Medium of Instruction English is the primary medium of instruction, which is supplemented by Chinese (Cantonese and / or Putonghua).
Tuition fee Tuition fee will be calculated on a credit unit basis. For 2019/20 intake, the typical tuition fee for 24 credits will be HK$108,000 for local students and HK$118,800 for non-local students (subject to approval).
For information about scholarships, please click here.
QF Level 6
Area of Study (QR) Languages and Related Studies

Applicants are required to fulfil the following entrance requirements for admission:

  1. A Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university or equivalent; and
  2. Fulfilment of one of the following English language proficiency requirements if
    the applicant’s bachelor’s degree was not obtained from a university where English is the medium of instruction: TOEFL ≥ 550 (paper-based), ≥ 213 (computer-based), ≥ 79 (internet-based); IELTS ≥ 6.5; CET 6 ≥ 430; TEM-4 ≥ 70.

Applicants may be required to take an entry test or interview. Assessment criteria will include translation aptitude, communication skills (English and Chinese), basic computer knowledge, and personal traits.

Application deadline is 30 June 2019 (for non-local applicants) and 15 August 2019 (for local applicants). Please access the online application here.

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