Message from Director

Professional Recognition & Accreditation

Admission Requirement



Learning Format

Teaching Venue


Overseas Students

Occasional Students

Course Fees


Overseas Students

Overseas student can avail of on-line teaching for lectures and tutorials*. Video-taped lectures will be accessible from the HKU Moodle website for which only registered students can log-in. Self-assessment exercises and MCQ examinations are all administered on-line.

The minimum attendance requirement of 75% for the lectures, tutorials and practical sessions will be applied through the log kept by the Moodle system.
Registered overseas students will be required to come to Hong Kong at least once over the 2 year cycle, to attend the Practical session that will cover Molecular Modules PATH6001, 6002 and 6003, which will be held before/after PATH6003. Those registered for the Diploma course should discuss details of their project with their supervisors during their visit to Hong Kong.

Laboratory visits arranged are optional.

Information on possible accommodation will made available in due course.  Students are strongly advised to make bookings well in advance.


*Please note:
The lectures of PATH6008 will not be available on-line.
PATH6007 being a Practical Course in Laboratory Methods by its nature has to be attended in person.




Curriculum Team

Comments from External Examiners & Reviewers

Comments from Alumni & Students

Have a Glance

Department of Pathology, The University of Hong Kong

Contact Us