Home | Intranet | Privacy | Contact Us


Admission 2017

Information Sessions

Join us at the information sessions, and find out if the Master of Science in Computer Science Programme is the right fit for your career goals. Information Sessions include a programme overview and Q&A, plus the opportunity to talk informally with Programme Director and staff. Potential applicants are welcome.

Information sessions will be organized from January 2017 to March 2017 in Hong Kong. Details of these information sessions will be announced on our website and/or advertised online and in major local newspapers.

Details of the information sessions:

Date: February 27, 2017 (Monday)
Time: 6:15 - 7:15pm
Venue: HKU MapRoom 102, 1/F, KK Leung Building
The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road
Register here
Date: 11 December 2016 (Sunday)
Time: 2:00pm - 6:00pm
information session:
4pm - 5pm
Venue: Website of the hotelVision Hotel,
39 College Road, Haidian District,
Beijing, China
北京市海淀區學院路39號 唯實國際文化交流中心二层贵宾厅
Website of the Hong Kong Postgraduate Education Expo
Date: 27 November 2016 (Sunday)
Time: 2:00pm - 5:00pm
information session:
2pm - 3pm
Venue: Website of the hotelJianguo Hotel Shanghai,
439 Cao Xi Road (N),
Shanghai, China
Website of the Hong Kong Postgraduate Education Expo

Quick Facts

To help you make a decision, here is a summary of the facts and details you will need - programme schedule, programme fees and application deadlines.

Programme schedule

The MSc(CompSc) programme is offered in both part-time and full-time mode. Class commences in September, and runs throughout each year. Students attend classes usually on weekday daytime or evenings, or during weekends. Each course consists of 30 contact hours. Some may have more if there are additional lab-based activities and tutorials. You may be prepared to spend approximately another 120 hours for class preparation, review and assignments.

For more information, go to The Programme section.

Programme fees

The cost of the programme is comprehensive and includes tuition, free access to HKU Libraries and sports centre and the use of University Health Service. Parking costs are not included.

For students admitted in the academic year 2017-2018, the programme fees of the programme are: HK$120,000 (subject to final approval by the University).

For more information, go to the Composition fees section.

Application deadlines

Completed application deadline
Main - January 31, 2017
Clearing - 12:00nn (HKT), April 18, 2017

To be considered, you must submit a complete application on the day of the deadline, including uploading all supporting materials.

For information on application requirements and procedures, go to the Admission section.

Department of Computer Science The University of Hong Kong 香港大學 計算機科學系