Research course

Chinese Studies Research

King's College London · School of Arts and Humanities

Entry requirements

A Masters degree or, in exceptional circumstances, only a first class or good 2:1 Honours degree from a British University, or an equivalent qualification from a university outside the UK.

Months of entry


Course content

The newly established King's China Institute offers a unique and exciting environment for the in-depth study of China, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Singapore. The Institute is able to draw on academic expertise in a range of disciplinary departments across the College, and supervision may be provided from within the Institute or jointly with other staff of the College.

Department specialisms

See King's China Institute website at

Information for international students

For those students whose first language is not English, please view our English language requirements:

Fees and funding

King's China Institute and Graduate School studentships and bursaries; self-funded. Applicants should consult our graduate funding database at

Qualification and course duration


part time
36 months
full time
24 months


part time
48-72 months
full time
36 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Officer, Centre for Arts & Sciences Admissions (CASA)
+44 (0) 20 7848 2736
+44 (0) 20 7848 7200