The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts

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Address: 1 Gloucester Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong
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E-mail: GAO@hkapa.edu
Website: http://www.hkapa.edu

The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, established by Government Ordinance in 1984, is a leading tertiary institution for the performing arts in Asia. It provides professional undergraduate education and practice-based postgraduate studies. The study encompasses Chinese Opera, Dance, Drama, Film and Television, Music, and Theatre and Entertainment Arts. Its educational philosophy reflects the cultural diversity of Hong Kong with emphasis on Chinese and Western traditions, and interdisciplinary learning.

The Academy awards master's degree, bachelor honours degree, advanced diploma, diploma and certificate programmes that are accredited by the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications.

Besides the main campus in Wanchai, Béthanie, the site of the Academy’s Landmark Heritage Campus in Pokfulam, has housed training facilities for the School of Film and Television since 2006.

  • +Academic Year »
    Start of year: September
    Start term 1: September
    Start term 2: January / February
    Description of exchange application deadline 1: Application Deadline for Exchange in Term 1 (Fall Semester)
    Date of exchange application deadline 1: 31 March of the same year
    Description of exchange application deadline 2: Application Deadline for Exchange in Term 2 (Spring Semester)
    Date of exchange application deadline 2: 20 October of the previous year
  • +Curriculum and Developments »
    Young talent/pre college: Unknown
    1st cycle: Unknown
    2nd cycle: Unknown
    3rd cycle: Unknown
    Pop and Jazz Programme: Unknown
    Early Music Programme: Unknown
    World Music Programme: Unknown
    Pedagogical studies: Unknown
    New Technology Studies: Unknown
  • +Exchange Programmes and Information for Incoming Students »
    Use of ECTS system: Unknown
  • +International Relations Coordinator (IRC) »
    First name: Pauline
    Surname: Chan
    Title: Head of Global Affairs
    Function: Mainland and International Affairs
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    Email: paulinechan@hkapa.edu
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    IRC workgroup member: No
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