Study Schemes

Students are required to complete 8 courses (or 24 credit units) for graduation. Two modes of study are offered:

Part-time Mode Study

  • Normative Study Period: 2 years
  • Maximum Study Period: 4 years

Full-time Mode Study

  • Normative Study Period: 1 year
  • Maximum Study Period: 3 years

Students are required to complete at least 8 graduate courses (24 units or above) for graduation; at least 6 of which are offered by the Master of Science in Information Engineering programme (please click here for the curriculum and course list).

Students can select up to 2 courses from the other master of science programmes offered by the Faculty of Engineering at CUHK, subject to the availability and enrollment in the corresponding courses.