3 for local students
6 for non-local students
HK$238,500 per programme (HK$7,950 per credit) for local students
HK$288,000 per programme (HK$9,600 per credit) for non-local students
Dr Sunny Sun
Dr Bruce Li
DBA, MPA, BSc(QS), PGDE, FCPA, FCA, FCS(PE), FCIS, MIHRM(HK), MCIArb(Mediation), AHKIArb, HKRFP
Note to Applicants
An incomplete application cannot be processed promptly and would reduce your chance of admission. Please complete all relevant fields on the application form and upload all necessary documents.
The Master of Corporate Governance (MCG) programme aims to provide an educational pathway for business or business-related degree graduates to specialise in corporate governance. It equips corporate administrators, including chief executive officers, directors, financial controllers, treasurers, company secretaries and holders of other key corporate positions, with a sound knowledge of, and competency in, corporate governance so that they can effectively participate in the planning, implementation and monitoring of corporate financial policies and strategies.
On completion of the MCG programme, graduates will be able to:
Graduates of the programme may be eligible for full exemption from the qualifying programme of The Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries (HKICS). Subject to the fulfilments of the membership requirements of HKICS, they may apply for election to the membership for dual qualifications of Chartered Secretary and Chartered Governance Professional of The Chartered Governance Institute and HKICS. However, graduates of this programme who have registered with the HKICS on or after 1 November 2002 and have already attempted but failed any HKICS examination paper(s) should check with these professional bodies about exemption from those failed paper(s) even if they successfully graduate from this programme.
Graduates of the programme may also be eligible for professional examination exemption in respect of other professional bodies, such as ACCA, CPA(Australia), and the Taxation Institute of Hong Kong (TIHK).
Year One (15 credits)
Year Two (15 credits)
* Subject to the University’s minimum enrolment requirement, not all subjects are offered each year. Registration is subject to the availability of quota. The School of Accounting and Finance reserves the right to revise or withdraw the offer of any subject.
+ These subjects of this programme have been included in the list of reimbursable courses under the Continuing Education Fund. The mother programme (Master of Corporate Governance) of these subjects is recognised under the Qualifications Framework (QF Level).
Information on the subjects offered can be obtained at www.af.polyu.edu.hk/study/master-programmes/mcg.
If you are not a native speaker of English, and your Bachelor's degree or equivalent qualification is awarded by institutions where the medium of instruction is not English, you are expected to fulfil the University’s minimum English language requirement for admission purpose. Please refer to the "Admission Requirements" section for details.
We have a quota for admissions. Early applications are strongly encouraged. Suitable candidates may be invited to attend admission interviews.
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