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Admission Requirement

To be admitted to the MA in Translation programme, applicants must fulfil ALL of the following requirements:


Table for IELTS scores:

IELTS (Academic) Band 7 with no subtest lower than 6.0

University Entrance Requirements

Programme Entrance Requirements

  1. A Bachelor's degree from a recognised university, or equivalent qualifications.
  2. Candidates with an equivalent professional qualification may also be considered.
  3. Candidates may be invited to take a qualifying examination.

English Language Requirements
In addition to satisfying the requirements for admission to the curriculum concerned, an applicant who is seeking admission on the basis of a qualification from a university or comparable institution outside Hong Kong of which the language of teaching and/or examination is NOT English is required to obtain one of the following test results:


Test Minimum requirement
TOEFL: Paper-based test (PBT) Overall score of 550 with 4 in Test of Written English (TWE); or
TOEFL: Internet-based test (iBT) Overall score of 80 with 25 in Writing; or
IELTS (Academic) Band 7 with no subtest lower than 6.0

(Note: Only TOEFL/IELTS scores recorded in the two years before the date of application will be considered.) 



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