MSc Organizational Management

Year of Entry


Application Deadline

Local & Non-local : 31 Mar 2021

Mode of Study


Mode of Funding


Indicative Intake Target


Minimum No. of Credits Required


Normal Study Period

Full-time: 1 year

Maximum Study Period

Full-time: 2.5 years

Mode of Processing

Applications are processed on a rolling basis. Review of applications will start before the deadline and continue until all places are filled. Early applications are therefore strongly encouraged.
Programme Leader
Dr Shipeng YAN
PhD (IESE Business School), BBA - Business Administration (University of Hong Kong)
General Enquiries
Ms Nancy CHUNG
+852 3442 7899
+852 3442 0309
Programme Aims and Objectives

This Program aims to nurture professional managers and executives who want to acquire a broad-based understanding of how to effectively manage in order to achieve strategic objectives. In order to achieve this ultimate aim, the Program aims to help managers develop the critical thinking, analytical, and behavioral skills needed to deal with complicated management environments.


Entrance Requirements

To be eligible to apply, applicants must hold a recognized degree or equivalent.

Applicants whose entrance qualification is obtained from an institution where the medium of instruction is NOT English should also fulfill the following minimum English proficiency requirement:

  • a score of 59 (revised paper-delivered test) or 79 (Internet-based test) on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)@#; or
  • an overall band score of 6.5 in International English Language Testing System (IELTS)@; or
  • a score 450 in the new College English Test (CET6) of Chinese mainland; or
  • other equivalent qualifications.

@TOEFL and IELTS scores are considered valid for two years. Applicants are required to provide their English test results obtained within the two years preceding the commencement of the University's application period. 

# Applicants are required to arrange for the Educational Testing Service (ETS) to send their TOEFL results directly to the University. The TOEFL institution code for CityU is 3401.

Course Description

Core Courses

  • Strategic Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Effective Managerial Decision Making
  • High Performance Collaborations
  • Leadership: Managing in Adverse Situations
  • Employee Engagement and Performance
  • Management Consulting Skills
  • Organizational Change and Development
  • People Analytics

Elective Courses

Participants must select one of the following electives:

  • Organization Analysis Project/Internship
  • Doing Business in Asia
  • Overseas Business Discovery
Bonus Features

Key Features

A key feature of this program is that it finished off with a practical internship in organization management where students will engage with actual organizations. Past organization have been multinational corporations, local SMEs, and NGOs. A few selected students may also participate in an overseas business study trip.