PhD in Literary Studies (Chinese) Duration: 4 years Medium of Instruction: Chinese Aims Fostering scholars who are well-versed in ancient and modern Chinese language and literature as well as related theories; Enhancing capacity for independent research and publication of research findings; Enabling candidates to produce high-quality doctoral theses. Features In-depth research into specific aspects of Chinese literature; Excellence in academic research in Chinese literature and innovative findings in the field; Courses spanning two semesters followed by the writing of a doctoral dissertation. Curriculum Curriculum for students admitted in or after 2020/2021 Curriculum for students admitted in or after 2018/2019 Curriculum for students admitted in or after 2016/2017 Curriculum for students admitted in 2015/2016 CORE FACULTY >Graduation Requirements Students who have obtained a relevant Master’s degree are required to take 5 courses (8 credits), otherwise students are required to take 9 courses (20 credits). Write a doctoral dissertation and pass the oral defence Entry Requirements Please refer to the website of the Graduate School for further details. Career Prospects Our graduates enjoy a competitive edge in leading universities and research institutions across the world. Pursue a career in the educational institutions and government departments in Chinese mainland, Hong Kong, and Macao. Work in fields including the media, writing, publishing, and cultural creative industry, etc. Remarks Resources for the current students at the Graduate School; Please refer to the Course Catalog for course information of the curriculum.