This institutional profile has been created for use by University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate programs.
Other name: Lingnan College.
First degree/qualification: 3 year bachelor's degree since 1991; before that 3 year honours diploma.
Minimum quality for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: Upper ranges of class II lower.
Minimum level for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: 3 year bachelor's degree or 3 year honours diploma.
Documents required: Official transcript; official certification of degree, degree classification and date awarded.
Description: Originally a college founded in Guangzhou, mainland China in the 19th century. Instituted in 1967 as a postsecondary college in Hong Kong. Upgraded to tertiary status in 1991; became a university in 1999. Usual admission requirement is the Hong Kong Advanced Level Examination (13 years of education).
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Languages of instruction: English and Chinese.
Master's: 2 years after appropriate (minimum of class II) bachelor's; by research, thesis and examination.
PhD: 3 years; by research, thesis and examination.
Last updated: May 09, 2005