General Information
The MPhil/PhD Programme in English is designed to provide vigorous training in literary and critical cultural theories and solid foundation in Anglo-American Literature as well as cultural texts. The MPhil/PhD Programme aims at producing scholars who are articulated in theoretical discussions, highly original in their approach to cultural texts, and specialized in a chosen area and yet have exposure to the broader picture of literary and cultural studies. Interdisciplinary approaches are encouraged. 
Unique features of the Programme: We put a special emphasis on Interdisciplinary Studies and welcome thesis that deals with intersections of areas including but not limited to: literary texts, cultural texts, philosophy, technoscience, environmental ethics, gender and feminism, etc. 


The applicants should:

  • Possess a bachelor or a master degree in relevant disciplines; and
  • Have excellent command of spoken and written English (preferably IELTS overall results 7.5 or above). 
Teachers List and Research Fields
Prof. WONG Kin Yuen
  • Interdisciplinary & Intercultural Studies
  • Technoscience Culture
  • Ecology and Environmental Ethics
  • Science Fiction Studies
  • Anglo-American Literature
  • Deleuzian Studies 

Dr. CHAN Kit Sze Amy
  • Interdisciplinary & Intercultural Studies
  • Technoscience Culture
  • Gender Studies
  • Feminism
  • Literary Studies 
Dr. YAM P.S. Josephine
  • Second Language Acquisition
  • Phonetics and Phonology
  • Sociolinguistics 
Dr. LEE Sherman 
  • Language contact and multilingualism
  • Discourse Analysis 
  • Sociolinguistics and language variation
  • English for academic purposes 
Dr. LIU Jianwen Kacey
  • Translation criticism
  • Gender–based translation studies
  • Study of translation history from gender perspectives
  • Gender studies
Dr. LAM Yeeman
  • Environmental ethics and culture
  • Ecocriticism 
Contact Us


Department head: Prof. WONG Kin Yuen
Programme Specific Enquiry:
Tel: (852)2806 7307
Fax: (852)2806 8044
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