Master of Philosophy (MPhil) / Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Cross-Institutional Course Enrolment Scheme

To enhance the opportunities for postgraduate students to access to courses and expertise at sister universities in Hong Kong, the eight UGC-funded universities (CityU, CUHK, HKBU, HKIED, HKU, HKUST, LU and PolyU) have entered into a collaboration scheme allowing their research students to enroll in courses offered by participating institutions. Interested students please read the relevant information and submit application for course enrolment according to the procedures and deadline specified by the respective participating universities.

For detailed information about guidelines governing the Cross-Institutional Course Enrolment Scheme, application procedures, application deadlines, subject details, course registration, examination and grade results, please visit the website of Chow Yei Ching School of Graduate Studies.

Application Deadlines (for Semester A, 2017-2018)

Institutions Application Deadline Semester Starts on Information Available From
City University of Hong Kong 28 August 2017* 4 September 2017 7 August 2017
The Chinese University of Hong Kong 16 August 2017 4 September 2017 26 July 2017
The Education University of Hong Kong 21 August 2017 4 September 2017 31 July 2017
Hong Kong Baptist University 28 August 2017 4 September 2017 4 August 2017
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University 24 August 2017 4 September 2017 4 August 2017
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology 25 August 2017 1 September 2017 4 August 2017
Lingnan University 28 August 2017@ 4 September 2017 4 August 2017
The University of Hong Kong 21 August 2017 1 September 2017 31 July 2017
* Late application should be submitted with the written approvals (email approvals are also accepted) from the course examiner and the Head of the course offering department, otherwise, the application will NOT be processed.)
@ Taught Postgraduate courses may have earlier deadlines (e.g. 15 August 2016, refer to the course list for details). 

Course List (Semester A, 2017/2018)

City University of Hong Kong

Subject Code Subject Title Unit(s)
MA8006 Functional Analysis and Applications 3
MA8014 Advanced Methods for Scientific Computation 3
MA8019 Topics in Statistical Machine Learning 3

Hong Kong Baptist University

Subject Code Subject Title Unit(s)
MATH7170 Interior Point Methods for Optimization 3
MATH7300 Special Topics in Statistics I 3

Lingnan University

Subject Code Subject Title Unit(s)
Nil Nil

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Subject Code Subject Title Unit(s)
STAT5005 Advanced Probability Theory 3
STAT5010 Advanced Statistical Inference 3
STAT5050 Advanced Statistical Computing 3
STAT5060 Advanced Modeling and Data Analysis 3

The Education University of Hong Kong

Subject Code Subject Title Unit(s)
EDD8008 Conceptualizing Research 3

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Subject Code Subject Title Unit(s)
AMA502 Operations Research Methods 3
AMA505 Optimization Methods 3
AMA515 Forecasting and Applied Time Series Analysis 3
AMA527 Decision Analysis 3
AMA528 Probability and Stochastic Models 3
AMA530 Mathematics of Finance 3
AMA531 Loss Models and Risk Analysis 3
AMA532 Investment Science 3
AMA534 Credibility Theory 3
AMA535 Mathematics of Derivative Pricing 3
AMA541 Simulation and Risk Analysis 3
AMA546 Statistical Data Mining 3
AMA612 Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations 3
AMA615 Nonlinear Optimization Methods 3

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Subject Code Subject Title Unit(s)
MATH5030 Complex Function Theory 3
MATH5311 Advanced Numerical Methods I 3
MATH5350 Computational Fluid Dynamics for Inviscid Flows 3
MATH5351 Mathematical Methods in Science and Engineering I 3
MATH5380 Combinatorics 3
MATH5411 Advanced Probability Theory I 3
MATH5431 Advanced Mathematical Statistics I 3
MATH5460 Time Series Analysis 3

The University of Hong Kong

Subject Code Subject Title Unit(s)
STAT6009 Research Methods in Statistics NA
STAT6010 Advanced Probability NA

Last update: 15 August 2017