Entrance Requirements

Prior Educational Background

Applicants should have obtained a bachelor's degree from a university or tertiary institution. For those who are not econ/business major, a strong quantitative background and a commitment to academic study and research are expected.

English Proficiency Requirements

Applicants whose first language is not English and whose degree or equivalent qualification was awarded by an institution where the medium of instruction was not English will also have to meet the University English Requirements:

1. Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)

  • Paper-based test (PBT) score ≥ 550
  • Internet-based test (IBT) score ≥ 80
  • TOEFL-iBT Special Home Edition score ≥ 80 in one single attempt; OR

2. International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

  • overall score ≥ 6.5, with all sub-scores ≥ 5.5.
  • IELTS Indicator overall score ≥ 6.5, with all sub-scores ≥ 5.5; OR

3. Duolingo English Test score ≥ 105

N.B TOEFL and IELTS scores are valid for two years from the test date.


Applicants are strongly advised to include GRE/GMAT result in their applications.


Interviews are tentative and only shortlisted applicants may be invited.