Admission Requirements

  • General Entry (for Master’s Degree Holders)

    Possess a Master’s degree or academic background recognized as equivalent by the University of Macau.

  • Accelerated Entry (for UM Master Students)

    Have been registered in a Master’s Programme at the University of Macau for at least one year. Have successfully finished the coursework part and have demonstrated strong research ability.

  • Direct Entry (for Bachelor’s Degree Holders)

    Possess a Bachelor’s degree with outstanding performance and have demonstrated strong research ability.

  • Proof of English Proficiency (Details)

    Applicants who received their Bachelor’s/Master’s degree from a university where the medium of instruction was not English are required to provide any of the following as proof of English proficiency:

    • Obtained a TOEFL* score of 550 (paper-based examination) / 80 (Internet-based examination) or above or,

    • An IELTS* overall score of 6.0 or above with no sub-score lower than 5.5 or,

    • College English Test (CET) score is acceptable to some academic units, please visit corresponding website of each academic unit for details.

    *Note: TOEFL and IELTS scores are valid for two years from the test date.

Specialization of Doctoral Degrees Programmes

The Doctor of Business Administration programme is now open for online application

Academic Unit Specialization
Faculty of Arts and Humanities Linguistics (Chinese)

Linguistics (English)

Literary Studies (Chinese)

Literary Studies (English)

Literary and Intercultural Studies (Portuguese)

Applied Linguistics (Portuguese)

Philosophy and Religious Studies


Faculty of Business Administration Doctor of Business Administration

Business Administration

  • Accounting
  • Information Systems
  • Decision Sciences
  • Finance
  • Business Economics
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Gaming Management
  • Hospitality Management
Faculty of Education Education
Faculty of Health Sciences Biomedical Sciences
Faculty of Law Law

  • Constitutional Law, Basic Law and Administrative Law
  • Civil, Procedural and Commercial Law
  • Comparative Law
  • Criminal and Procedural Law
  • European Union Law
  • International Business Law and Dispute Resolution
  • International Law
  • Jurisprudence and Legal History
  • Law on Technology and Medicine
Faculty of Social Sciences Communication




Public Administration

Political Science

Faculty of Science & Technology Civil Engineering

Computer Science

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Electromechanical Engineering


Institute of Applied Physics and Material Engineering Applied Physics and Material Engineering
Institute of Chinese Medical Sciences Biomedical Science