The Department offers Master of Philosophy (MPhil) and 3-year and 4-year Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degrees organized around a clearly defined research project culminating in a dissertation. Faculty in the department supervise students and provide them with opportunities to develop their professional profile. Courses designed to support research in comparative literature, film, and cultural studies are compulsory.
We have the following aims for our students:
We are looking for exceptional candidates with a strong research plan in any of the following areas.
Visual Culture and Film Studies
Feminism and Gender Studies
Postcolonial and Global Studies
Literature and Theory
Critical Asian Studies
Joint PhD Programme with King’s College London:
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HKU Research Postgraduate Admission Information
To apply, read through the Graduate Office’s pages and proceed accordingly:
• Please note that the MALCS program is separate from the MPhil and PhD programs.