Department of Music

the university of hong kong

Welcome to the Department of Music at the University of Hong Kong. Founded in 1981, the Department of Music is part of the School of Humanities in the Faculty of Arts and is affiliated with The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts. The Department is a happening place, providing a culturally enriching environment for immersive learning. We provide an integrated learning experience in music second to none in the region. Joining us will connect you with the wider world of musicology.

UPCOMING EVENTS

8
WED
NOV
2017

Johannes S. SISTERMANNS
Un—the World or Ma Un Ma:  
A Composer’s Perception on Gaps, Decoupling and No Messages

5:00pm 11.01, 11/F Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, HKU

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12
SUN
NOV
2017

Mostly Brahms I
3:00pm Lee Shau Kee Lecture Centre, Centennial Campus, HKU

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1
FRI
DEC
2017

Music in Words: In Conversation with Lang Lang
7:00pm Loke Yew Hall, HKU

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NEWS

Edwin Li, fourth year BA Music Major, is awarded a six-year full scholarship to pursue both Master's and Ph.D. degrees in music theory at Harvard University.
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Postgraduate Application for 2018/19

Apply now for entry in the 2018/19 academic year. Applicants are advised to observe the deadlines, apply in the main round, and note the HKPF and the Joint KCL-HKU PhD possibilities.

For further details on our PhD or MPhil programme in Music and other funding opportunities
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Hong Kong Postgraduate Fellowship (HKPF)
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Joint PhD: King’s College London and HKU (Joint KCL-HKU PhD) 
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