Programme Overview

The Master of Science programme in Hong Kong is especially designed for those wishing to pursue advanced business studies and to concentrate on a specific discipline such as HRM, Marketing or Finance.

The programme provides students the opportunity to cultivate their capacity for strategic thinking, autonomous learning, innovative and agile problem-solving and advanced critical enquiry. Students of this programme will acquire the ability to reflect critically, engage ethically and improve their understanding of the international business world.

UCD provides a transformative learning environment which pushes programme participants to strategically assess business practices and theories, individually or collectively within a team environment, in order to further develop individual and team capacities for management, critical enquiry, ethical governance, leadership and strong interpersonal engagement.

The MSc programme is based on a stimulating curriculum structured upon exciting teaching, learning and assessment approaches designed by leading experts in their fields of business. The innovative learning atmosphere draws on in-class participation, teamwork and online fora. Moreover, programme participants will learn to navigate the global business environment using case studies, project work, in-class debate, presentations and online resources reinforced by a wealth of knowledge from our teaching faculty. Students will also have the opportunity to undertake a primary research project that reflects the importance of a research-led pedagogy within an area of their choice.

With both full-time and part-time offers of this degree in Hong Kong, we have a programme that will suit a variety of timeframes.

Master of Science Curriculum

Global Strategic Management

Corporate Financial Management

Organisational Behaviour 

Research Paper 1

Research Paper 2


Human Resource Management

Managing Workplace Learning

International Human Resource Management

Derivative Securities

Portfolio and Risk Management

Strategic Finance

Capital Markets

Project Management

Managing Organisational Change

Decision Analysis


MSc Digital Marketing Curriculum

Brand Management Marketing
Digital Marketing Practice Marketing in Digital
Digital Marketing Communications Online Research
Digital Business Model and Ecommerce Applied Digital Project
Global Market Strategy  


How to Apply

Applications for the Master of Science programme in Hong Kong are managed by our partner institution, Kaplan Higher Education Hong Kong. They will address any questions you may have regarding our application process. Please follow the link below for further information on the application process:

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