A masters is the first level of graduate coursework and can be obtained after you receive a bachelor’s degree. Earning a masters usually requires two years of full-time study, which amounts to 36 to 54 semester credits.
A Master of Arts or Master of Science degree is a graduate-level course of study that typically requires more rigorous and focused work than an undergraduate degree. Students may pursue this education to deepen their understanding of topics learned in undergraduate school or to train for a specific career field.
Hong Kong Baptist University School of Communication
This course provides professional postgraduate studies in international journalism with a particular emphasis on Hong Kong, Mainland China and East/Southeast Asia. This i
Hong Kong Baptist University has taught International Journalism for more than a decade as a branch of its Journalism degree, which started in 1968 as the founding programme of what is now the School of Communication. The MA in International Journalism Studies Programme was founded in 2007 and aims to provide professional postgraduate studies in international journalism with a particular emphasis on Hong Kong, Mainland China and East/Southeast Asia. The programme has two concentrations: International Journalism and Business and Financial Journalism.
The Business and Financial Journalism concentration aims to accommodate students with or without previous experience working in or studying business and economics. Students not only learn how companies and markets function, but are also taught the skills of writing and reporting business and financial news for daily newspapers, business journals and financial websites....
Hong Kong Baptist University - Faculty of Social Sciences
The Faculty offers two research-based degrees, namely Master of Philosophy (MPhil), & Doctor of Philosophy (PhD). Our MPhil and PhD students are supervised by a Depar
The Faculty offers two research-based degrees, namely Master of Philosophy (MPhil), & Doctor of Philosophy (PhD). Our MPhil and PhD students are supervised by a Department-based scholar and choose additional supervisors from the same or other Departments, or other universities.
Our Global Distinctiveness
The distinctive features of our programmes are:
Emphasis on trans-disciplinary problem-solving.
Global diversity. Our current and recent graduates come from Hong Kong, China, and a further 14 countries across Asia, Europe, Africa and North America.
Financial and professional support for conference participation and overseas placements.
Caring and cohesive graduate community. Our students have an effective voice in Faculty governance, and network with/ learn from peers from across our social sciences disciplines, all housed in one building.
Opportunities to take courses and attend lecture across Hong Kong's universities and to access data and field across China and South East Asia.
A flexible range of funding models including government scholarships, Faculty scholarships, and Department scholarship
The goal of the NUCB Business School is to instill in our students the motivation for embarking upon or enhancing successful and rewarding careers in global business envi
The English MBA and MIM (MSc in Management) are the two flagship English degrees of the NUCB Business School that feature both professional and international exchange students representing over 40 different nationalities, practitioner instructors with international business experience, and a dedicated administrative team to assist your career development during enrollment and post-graduation.
Located in the business and finance district of Nagoya at the new Marunouchi Tower Campus, we welcome you to visit our campus and learn about how you can upgrade the skills you need to reach the next level in your career through the NUCB Business School!
The English Master’s program designed for those who seek quality and flexibility to improve their skills for future employment and leadership opportunities. The aim of the program is to cultivate highly skilled professionals with a global mindset, a strong sense of ethics, and the ability to contribute positively to the international business community....
SMU MPA is a graduate qualification that has received accreditation from various global professional bodies (ISCA, CPA
SMU MPA is a graduate qualification that has received accreditation from various global professional bodies (ISCA, CPA Australia, ICAA, ICAEW, CIMA, SAC and AACSB). The MPA curriculum offers academic rigour and first-hand industry knowledge and is taught by a world-class faculty with significant industry experience. The MPA appeals to two main groups of aspirants – non-accounting graduates who wish to join the accounting profession, and those who require accounting knowledge in their expanded or future roles. MPA graduates are well sought after in areas of accounting, taxation, auditing and consulting in both the public and private sectors.
Applicants must demonstrate good prior academic performance in an undergraduate degree from a recognised institution of higher learning.
Applicants must have sufficient background in Mathematics/Calculus.
GMAT is compulsory for all applicants. More information about GMAT is available at the GMAT website. Candidates should take the GMAT as soon as possible. The results should be sent directly from Educational Testing Service (ETS) to SMU (code for SMU MPA: F8D-3B-56). If the official GMAT scores are not ready yet, candidates may submit their MPA application using the unofficial scores and submit the official results later.
Applicants with post-undergraduate working experience will have an added advantage. - Shortlisted applicants will be invited for an interview by members of the MPA Admission Panel. For international students, telephone interviews will be conducted if they are not in Singapore.
Applicants must show proficiency in the English language. Applicants whose Undergraduate medium of instruction was not in English,...
Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) School of Business
This programme empowers graduates with essential HR knowledge, skills, and competencies to facilitate excellence in managing and developing talent. With a dual emphasis o
This programme empowers graduates with essential HR knowledge, skills, and competencies to facilitate excellence in managing and developing talent. With a dual emphasis on theory and practice, this programme is designed for aspiring young graduates, practicing HR professionals, and line managers who seek an advanced education in HRM.
HKBU School of Business is amongst the 1% of business schools worldwide accredited by the three leading international accreditation bodies focused on business education: AACSB, AMBA, and EQUIS.
This programme is mapped to the CIPD Advanced Certificate in Human Resources. As the CIPD Approved Centre, MHRM students who register as CIPD student members are eligible to achieve the CIPD Level 7 Advanced Certificate in Human Resources qualification and apply for the CIPD Associate membership after graduation.
This programme is endorsed by the Hong Kong Institute of HRM.
Curriculum / Course Structure
The MRes Low Carbon Electrical Power and Energy Technology programme provides advanced and systematic education and training in the areas of electronic science and techno
The MRes Low Carbon Electrical Power and Energy Technology programme provides advanced and systematic education and training in the areas of electronic science and technology. It has been designed to respond to the vigorous development of electric power and energy technology in China and worldwide.
The programme contains taught courses covering solar converters, wind power systems, energy storage technology and smart grids. It places a strong emphasis on hands-on experience and practical skills development. A 12-month extensive research project is required which leads to the submission of a dissertation after students have finished the taught modules.
The MRes Low Carbon Electrical Power and Energy Technology programme provides advanced systematic education and training in the areas of electronic science and technology. You will develop the understanding of state-of-the-art electrical power and energy technology, be able to research and critically evaluate trends in current technologies of energy management, sustainability, renewable energy and nuclear energy. You'll acquire skills in planning, project management and communicating complex ideas and gain experience in conducting extended research and/or developing project work....
The M.P.A. has been designed to develop professionals in the public sector, who understand the increasingly complex issues shaping policies and projects at the local and
The M.P.A. has been designed to develop professionals in the public sector, who understand the increasingly complex issues shaping policies and projects at the local and national level, and who have the necessary analytical and managerial skills to apply their knowledge to real-world situations. The Master in Public Administration program equips graduates with the skills, perspectives and understanding needed to function effectively in solving problems and tackling challenges within the wider public sector.
Online and through Supported Open Learning
Regular admission to a Master’s program requires an accredited Bachelor degree
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The Masters in Islamic Finance Practice (MIFP) programme is a postgraduate course aimed at producing industry practitioners with global insight, holistic knowledge and cu
MIFP is accredited by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA), and is designed by renowned international thought leaders, academicians and experts from both conventional and Shariah financial fields, ensuring that scholars graduate with a working knowledge of both disciplines.
The course modules cover a wide range of critical topics ranging from wealth management, banking and investment to financial services, ethics and governance.
The programme provides students with a comprehensive and practical understanding of Islamic economics, finance and Shariah as well as the environment in which Islamic Finance players operate within.
Online Study - Students are actively supported through...
This Master’s Degree closely aligns learning to professional practice. You will apply the theories and skills developed, to a practical industry project in your sphere of
University of South Australia
Structure and Content
This Master’s Degree closely aligns learning to professional practice. You will apply the theories and skills developed, to a practical industry project in your sphere of interest, or to a minor thesis related to a research institution affiliated with the School of Engineering.
You will gain advanced knowledge and skills in operations management, total quality management, supply chain management, enterprise resource planning, automation, energy and society, and project management.
The Master of Engineering (Engineering Management) programme can be completed in a minimum of 15 months in Singapore.
Engineering Research Practice
Engineering Economic Analysis
Enterprise Resource Planning
Minor Thesis 1 (Eng)
Supply Chain Management G
Operations Management Systems
Minor Thesis 2 (Eng)
MLS - Master in Liberal Studies (60 credits)
Our graduate programs, each with different program requirements, are based on and are fully compatible with the established European and American educational systems. The European guidelines for higher education are outlined in the Bologna agreements. Once a minimum number of credits has been earned, a request for graduation can be submitted. Not all programs are offered at all campuses. Refer to the program schedule for further details.
Graduate courses are divided into core courses and specialization courses. Electives can be chosen from any of the scheduled courses offered at the graduate level. Specialization courses are scheduled based on enrollments and may not be available at all campuses. Specialization courses scheduled are available to all students also as electives. Refer to the program schedule for further details. Refer to the course overview for the list of available courses. Students are recommended to complete courses and earn credits at the highest level possible....
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Nilai University’s Master of Engineering Science is an extensive research degree that is specially crafted to help you become a highly credible and respectable researcher
These postgraduate programs are research degrees that are intended to boost your research capabilities in the field of engineering. These programs will be ideal for you if you wish to be a researcher or academician in Engineering and related fields, or for professionals to expand their development beyond industrial understanding and practice. The programs will help you gain comprehensive knowledge and skills in Engineering and at the same time open doorways to better career opportunities in fields of your choice.
United Arab Emirates University College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Master of Social Work (MSW) prepares graduates for advanced professional practice in an area of concentration. The MSW program will prepare UAEU graduates to enter the jo
Master of Social Work (MSW) prepares graduates for advanced professional practice in an area of concentration. The MSW program will prepare UAEU graduates to enter the job force as specialized practitioners, accepting leadership roles within the areas of health/mental health, criminal justice, applied research, policy analysis, community education, schools and in the planning and provision of social services in other areas.
The Master of Social Work consists of 30 credit hours of specialized course-work and practicum for students with a Bachelor degree in Social Work (BSW). The MSW program also welcomes students with a bachelor degree in disciplines other than social work. However, for these students, the program of study will consist of foundation courses (30 credit hours) in year 1 and specialization courses (30 credit hours) in year 2 for a total of 60 credits hours....
Raffles University Iskandar’s MBA will fast track your career and maximize your managerial skills, as it is focused on the market’s needs and latest trends. This is a pro
Raffles University Iskandar’s MBA will fast track your career and maximize your managerial skills, as it is focused on the market’s needs and latest trends. This is a professionally-oriented programme to develop advanced skills in business for students who already have some practical business experience. The aim is to provide the knowledge and skills for them to operate effectively as senior managers or executives.
The MBA programme at RUI is designed to deliver a solid, integrated and multidisciplinary curriculum focussing on general and evolving management theories and practice through the use of lectures, readings, case studies, group projects, presentations, business simulations and the dissertation or business study mission, all of which are emphasized to give students the necessary abilities to handle real-life business situations....
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Hotel and Tourism Management
The MSc in International Tourism and Convention Management develops students’ knowledge and management skills by blending strategic perspectives with effective implementa
The MSc in International Tourism and Convention Management develops students’ knowledge and management skills by blending strategic perspectives with effective implementations in the tourism and convention sectors. We endeavour to develop in students industry practice, management skills and research competencies through the interdisciplinary subject exposure, problem identification, decision-making theory and management application.
The Master of Communications and Media Studies corresponds with the unprecedented change in communications and media content, forms, technology, and policy.
The Master of Communications and Media Studies corresponds with the unprecedented change in communications and media content, forms, technology, and policy.
This program distinguishes itself with wide-ranging implications for business, politics, public administration and everyday life. It specifically caters to the increasing challenges posed by digital media, globalization and cross-cultural exchange. In examining past, present and future trends, this program seeks to further the understanding of communications and media systems both locally and globally. Contemporary policy debates which shape markets will determine and engage responses to address the changing processes of mediation and consumption....