Abbreviation FT / PT
MSocSc(CEG) FT / PT

This programme equips students with the necessary skills and techniques to deal with the challenges of sustainable development from a business perspective, as well as an appreciation of the wider context of globalisation, social responsibility and market issues.  The experience is especially relevant for those already in business management who wish to learn more about material issues affecting business decision-making as a result of the pressing issues related to climate change impacts, resource constraints and changing public attitudes.  The programme provides a series of courses that address contemporary theories and practices concerning the integration of environmental, governance and social issues into business strategy. It is aimed at students who want to not only work in the field of: environmental management and policy; corporate social responsibility and reporting; ESG management or consultancy, but for those also looking to develop their career through the integration of sustainability performance in to their chosen profession. For details, please click here

Mode of Attendance

Full Time (one year, including classes on evenings and weekends)

Part Time (normally two years, up to a maximum of three years, including classes on evenings and weekends)

Medium of Instruction
English
Programme Entrance Requirements

A Bachelor's degree from a recognised institution with relevant work experience, or an equivalent qualification. Work experience can include internships and recognised project work. It is preferred that candidates have two or more years of related work experience in order to be more prepared for the demands of the programme.  Applicants who do not meet the above admission requirements may in exceptional circumstances be permitted to register if they demonstrate preparation for studies at this level and satisfy the examiners in a qualifying interview.

Programme Admissions Advisor(s)
Dr Margaret Burnett [for questions about the courses]
Tel: 3917 7391
Fax: 2857 2521
Email: maggieb@hku.hk

Contacts
Ms. Jamie Yuen [for administrative questions]
Tel: 3917 4767
Email: ccsg@hku.hk
Website: http://www.socsc.hku.hk/psl/mceg/

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