Postgraduate Programmes : General Information


An applicant can apply for either M.Phil. or Ph.D. programme and an applicant with a bachelor degree may apply for Ph.D. programme directly.


M.Phil. - Ph.D. in Systems Engineering and Engineering Management

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Fields of Specialization: 
- Decision Support Systems / Management Information Systems 
- Financial Engineering 
- Machine Intelligence and Applications 
- Resource Planning and Management 
- Information Systems / Database Systems 
- Management of Information Technology 
- Engineering Management 
- Logistics and Supply Chain Management 
- Operations Research / Optimization 
- Systems and Control 

Financial Support: Postgraduate Studentship is available for all full-time students.
Relaxation of Employment Restriction for Non-local Students : 
English version | Simplified Chinese version 


These are taught master programmes. A student needs to take a minimum of eight courses within a normal period of two years (Part-time) or one year (Full-time), including four required and four elective courses.


M.Sc. in Systems Engineering and Engineering Management

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- To offer students a well-rounded education in engineering management through a select set of courses on state-of-the-art subjects and cutting-edge technologies. 
- To provide advanced training for engineers and other professional who aspire to take up more management responsibilities in their career. 

Some sample courses are as follows: 
- Client / Server Information Systems 
- Open Systems and Electronic Commerce 
- Models and Decision with Financial Applications 
- Project and Technology Management 
- Information Technology Management 
- Principles of Engineering Management 
- Stochastic Investment Models 
- Financial Analysis and Security Trading 

Relaxation of Employment Restriction for Non-local Students : English version | Simplified Chinese version 



M.Sc. in E-Commerce and Logistics Technologies

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The Programme focuses on information and logistics technologies that support Internet business, and aims at training a new generation of talents in both the management and engineering aspects of E-Commerce and Logistics Technologies.

Some sample courses are as follows: 
- Fundamentals of E-Commerce Technologies 
- Electronic Payment Systems 
- Logistics Management 
- Cryptography, Information Security and E-Commerce 
- Distributed and mobile Systems 
- Mobile Commerce and Mobile Logistics 
- Decision Methodology with Financial Applications 
- Supply Chain Management 

Relaxation of Employment Restriction for Non-local Students : English version | Simplified Chinese version 




Executive M.Sc. in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

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This part-time taught programme is offered jointly with the Tsinghua University Graduate School at Shenzhen. The objective of the programme is to help local and multinational companies, facing logistics and supply chain issues, develop creative new solutions to improve logistics and supply chain efficiencies and reduce costs by grooming their logistics and supply chain executives.



The Department has a highly qualified faculty, all with Ph.D. degrees from world-renowned universities, and provides a very stimulating intellectual environment with closed faculty-student interaction. It is well-equipped with the most up-to-date equipment and facilities for advanced research. The Department has a number of modern laboratories, including:

  •  Enterprise Resources Planning Laboratory 
  •  E-Services Laboratory 
  •  Financial Engineering Laboratory 
  •  Human-Computer Communications Laboratory 
  •  Information Systems Laboratory 
  •  Knowledge Engineering Laboratory 
  •  Operations Research and Management Laboratory 

For information, please contact: 
Division of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management 
Room 609, William M. W. Mong Engineering Building, 
The Chinese University of Hong Kong 
Shatin, HKSAR 
Tel: (852) 3943-8470 / 8313 / 8215 
Fax: (852) 2603-5505 

Graduate School Office
7th Floor, Yasumoto International Academic Park
The Chinese University of Hong Kong Shatin, HKSAR
Tel: (852) 3943-8976 / 8977
Fax: (852) 2603-5779