City University of Hong Kong

City University of Hong Kong

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
2010
Location: 
Hong Kong, China
Genres Include:
Poetry, Fiction, and Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Low
Duration: 
2-3 Years
Program Size: 
55
Application Deadline: 
March 31, 2014
Application Fee: 
25
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Xu Xi
Core Faculty Includes: 

Sybil Baker, Tina Chang, Marilyn Chin, Evan Fallenberg, Luis Francia, Robin Hemley, Justin Hill, Rodney Jones, Tabish Khair, Sharmistha Mohanty, Suzanne Paola, Jess Row, James Scudamore, Ravi Shankar, Madeleine Thien, Xu Xi

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

Two one-year tuition merit scholarships offered to each new cohort.

Other Features: 

This program offers an Asian focus. The student mix is very international with current students living in 14 different countries and comprising 18 nationalities. Beginning in fall 2012, the program will offer two post-graduate distance courses: a 9 credit book project and a 6 credit advanced creative writing course (these are open to holders of MFAs).