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Cultural Studies (Honours)

48 months
17842 USD/year
5365 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Cultural Studies (Honours) programme from Lingnan University, with a solid grounding in the interdisciplinary training, is designed to produce citizens with cross-disciplinary knowledge and equip our students with critical and practical knowledge. 


Faculty members have diverse interests and areas of expertise, covering reflexive cultural theories, digital humanities, Marxist or postcolonial theories, Hong Kong studies and Great China studies. They provide a challenging bilingual education to enable students to engage in analysis of culture and society, to be aware of the complex interplay between the self, society and history, to be sensitive to the diversity of perspectives, and to open themselves intellectually to the changing conditions of life in the contemporary world. 

Cultural Studies (Honours) students from Lingnan University acquire skills in critical writing, analysis and judgment, and a capacity for cultural engagement, planning and management.  

Ready for diverse career pathways

The Cultural Studies (Honours) programme from Lingnan University equips students with skills and cultural knowledge relevant to the global changes taking place in the age of information. It prepares them for a wide range of careers in the

  • media,
  • community service,
  • education,
  • cultural tourism,
  • the performance and arts sector,
  • cultural administration,
  • government, and
  • business.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Perspectives in Cultural Studies
  • Methods in Cultural Research
  • Culture and the Modern World 
  • Critical Writing Workshop
  • Curating Digital Practice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • a degree or a sub-degree awarded by a recognised post-secondary institution;
  • Grade E or above in both Advanced Supplementary (AS) Level Use of English (UE) and Chinese Language and Culture (CLC); PLUS Grade E or above in two Advanced Level (AL) subjects OR Grade E or above in one AL subject and in two AS Level subjects other than UE and CLC in the Hong Kong Advanced Level Examination (HKALE); or
  • other acceptable non-local qualifications.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17842 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17842 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    5365 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5365 USD per year during 48 months.
  • International: HK$140,000
  • Local: HK$42,100

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.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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