Bachelor On Campus


The Chinese University of Hong Kong

48 months
18685 USD/year
5425 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Our Sociology programme at The Chinese University of Hong Kong offers a comprehensive sociology curriculum that emphasises theories and methods, encompasses a wide range of social issues and social institutions and studies societies of various historical and cultural backgrounds.


The structure is designed to offer high flexibility. Besides the required foundation courses, students can choose from a wide variety of more specialised elective subjects to build their own tailor-made study scheme. 

Students of the  Sociology programme at The Chinese University of Hong Kong are also given the option to concentrate on two areas at most from three subject areas: 

  • Social Research,
  • Sociology and Liberal Studies and
  • Sociology and Social Policy

Completion of these concentrations will be recognised in the academic transcript. We also have a credit transfer scheme to facilitate international academic exchange.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Sociology 
  • Approaching Sociology 
  • Social Research Methods 
  • Social Statistics 
  • Classical Sociological Theory
  • Contemporary Sociological Theory
  • Qualitative Research

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


123 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

GCE-AL / International-AL / IB / Other high school qualifications

  • GCE-AL / International-AL: 3AL / 2AL+2AS in one sitting (All grades must be obtained from examinations taken within a twelve-month period.)
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma 
  • Other high school qualifications: A recognised non-local qualification which qualifies them for admission to a university in the country / region where such qualification is originated
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 Post-secondary qualifications

  • Completed at least one year of undergraduate study at a recognised university
  • Completed at least one year of study leading to the qualification of associate degree / higher diploma or its equivalent

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18685 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18685 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    5425 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5425 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National: 42,100 HKD per year
  • International: 145,000 HKD per year

Living costs for Hong Kong

13720 - 23419 HKD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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