Professional Certificate Programme in Parent Education

  • Admission Level

    Bachelor's Degree

  • Venue

    The Chinese University of Hong Kong

  • Study Mode


  • Normative Period

    1 Year

    (Actual study period may be extended based on the schedule of compulsory module(s))

  • Date of Commencement

    1st Round: September 2024

    2nd Round: November 2024

    3rd Round: January 2025

    4th Round: March 2025

  • Application Deadline

    23 July 2024 (Tuesday)

    (for Admission in September 2024)

  • Language


    (English is used as a supplement when required)

Admission Details

  • Photocopies of academic/professional certificates and transcripts (e.g. diploma awarded by institutions, public examination certificates, etc.)

  • Photocopy of the applicant’s HKID Card OR other identity document as given in the application form

  • Original Copy of the completed and signed Employer’s Certification [download here]

  • Reply to the Self-introductory Questions [download here]

  • Application Fee (HK$200)*:

    1. A Crossed Cheque or Cashier Order of HK$200, made payable to “The Chinese University of Hong Kong” (Name of applicant, application no., contact number and programme title should be clearly marked on the back of the cheque) OR;

    2. Photocopy of Bank-in Slip of HK$200 (Name of applicant, application no., contact number and programme title should be clearly marked on the back of the slip)

      Bank Name: Hang Seng Bank Limited
      Account Name: The Chinese University of Hong Kong
      Account No.: 293-005005-001 (HKD)

      *Fees paid are neither refundable nor transferable.

  • Read the "Notes for Applicants" carefully [download here]

  • Complete the Online Application Form [apply now]

  • The application fee and required documents should be submitted by post* before the application deadline:

    Hong Kong Institute of Educational Research
    Room 204, Ho Tim Building
    The Chinese University of Hong Kong
    Shatin, N.T. Hong Kong
    Attn: Ms. Alice Sung [CGC/CPT/CSD]
    [Please quote your online application number on the envelope]

*Please affix sufficient stamps on the envelope (According to Hongkong Post, mails with insufficient postage may not be delivered). To avoid delay in the application process, please make sure that your application package bears sufficient postage by weight and mail format (i.e., small letter, large letter or packet). For details, please visit the website of Hongkong Post:

  • Applicants are selected on a competitive basis and an interview is required for some programmes in the selection process. Successful applicants will be notified by e-mail within six weeks after the interview.