What will I learn?

The major objective of the programme is to incorporate management techniques into the technical aspects of environmental protection and effective maintenance of a healthy environment using an interdisciplinary approach. The programme will focus on sustainable management, environmental health and risk management. In addition to the conventional issues of environmental protection, the relationships among economics, regulation and policy, management techniques, health risk analysis, social and ethical value and environmental conservation will be explored in detail.

Programme Structure

Units Requirement 27 units

  • Required Courses 6 units
  • Elective Courses 15 units
  • Dissertation 6 units

Which department am I in?

Faculty of Science

Study options

Full Time (1 year)

Tuition fees
HK$109,000.00 (US$ 13,990) per year
Application deadline

Expected May 2022

More details

Start date

Expected September 2022


Hong Kong Baptist University

Kowloon Tong,

Kowloon City, Hong Kong, Kowloon

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Applicants should normally hold a Bachelor's degree for admission to a Taught Postgraduate degree programme; English Language Requirements: TOEFL - 550 (Paper-based), 79 (Internet-based); or IELTS (Academic): Overall Band at 6.5; or CET-6 (College English Test band 6): 450.

For international students

Academic Qualification

Applicants should possess:

  • A bachelor’s degree from a recognised university or comparable institution in any discipline; or
  • A higher diploma with at least 5 years’ relevant working experience after graduation; or
  • A qualification deemed to be equivalent.

Language Proficiency Requirement

If the medium of instruction for the undergraduate study of the applicant was not English, then the applicant is expected to demonstrate his/her English proficiency by fulfilling either one of the following:

  • a TOEFL score of at least 79 (Internet-based test); or
  • an IELTS score of at least 6.5 (academic); or
  • a new College English Test (CET-6) of China score of at least 450.

Applicants with an IELTS score of 6.0 or a TOEFL score of at 74 (Internet-based test) may also apply, and will be required to satisfactorily complete an English enhancement course offered by the University if admitted.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


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