Supporting Documents

Note:   

  • All documents submitted will not be returned.

1) Transcript of University degree

  • For CUHK graduates, please provide a copy of transcript.

  • For non-CUHK graduates, they are required to apply for an official transcript from their former/current university, and send it to the SMHS Programme Office. The transcript must be sent by the University to the SMHS Programme Office directly

    • If the University issues hardcopy: To be considered “official” your transcript must remain sealed. Applicants must not open the envelope as this will void the transcript.

    • If the University issues e-transcript: Please request to send it to smhs@ort.cuhk.edu.hk directly.

Submission Methods:

  • CUHK Graduates:  Online submission to Application System

  • Non CUHK graduates: 

    • Hardcopy: send the official transcript to Programme Office by post.

    • e-transcript: send it to smhs@ort.cuhk.edu.hk directly.

2) Copy of University certificate of graduation

3) Copy of resident Identity Card

4) A written statement explains the purpose of application and motivation (one to two pages).

5) Copy of certificates of professional qualifications

  • Examples: certificates of registration from Medical Council of Hong Kong / Physiotherapists Board of Hong Kong / Nursing Council of Hong Kong / Occupational Therapists Board of Hong Kong / Hong Kong Society of Certified Prosthetist-Orthotists; certificate of registration as a Teacher issued by Education Bureau of HKSARG

6) Two confidential recommendations (either in hardcopy OR softcopy)

  • Softcopy:  Applicants can input information of the TWO referees through the Application System. The University will send invitations for confidential recommendations to the referees.

  • Hardcopy:  Forms can be obtained at Application for Admission to Postgraduate Programmes System

Submission Methods (either in hardcopy or softcopy):

  • Online submission to Application System; OR

  • Send the documents to Programme Office by post

Note: 

  • Item 4:  Please upload to the "Certificate" file category. 

Additional Documents Required

i) For applicants who did not graduate from the universities in Hong Kong:

  • If applicants are graduated from non-English speaking countries (e.g. China, Japan), they are required to provide TOEFL or IELTS score report for assessment of English Language Proficiency. Applicants should apply for an official score report from the test institute, and send it to Programme Office.

  • For more information, please click here.

 

ii) Documents that are not in English or Chinese must be accompanied by an official English translation.

Submission Methods:

  • Official documents are required. Please send the documents to Programme Office by post.

iii) For applicants who did not study human anatomy and human physiology courses during their undergraduate / postgraduate studies:

  • Applicants have to submit the e-certificates as a proof of fulfillment.

  • For more information, please click here.

 

iv)  Applicants who obtained degrees from universities in Mainland China are required to provide an Online Verification Report of Higher Education Qualification Certificate (教育部學歷證書電子註冊備案表) issued by the CHESICC (學信網) together with other supporting documents. 

Please refer to the official website of the CHESICC on the sample of the Online Verification Report of Higher Education Qualification Certificate at https://www.chsi.com.cn/xlcx/bgys.jsp .

Submission Methods (either in hardcopy or softcopy):

  • Online submission to Application System; OR

  • Send the documents to Programme Office by post

Address of Programme Office and Graduate School 

  • Programme Office

MSc in Sports Medicine and Health Science

Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology

Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Room 74029, 5/F, Lui Che Woo Clinical Sciences Building

Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, N.T.,

Hong Kong SAR

  • Graduate School

Graduate School, 7th Floor, Yasumoto International Academic Park,

The Chinese University of Hong Kong,

Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong SAR