To be eligible for admission, applicants
* Qualifications which are accepted include:
(a) a Professional Diploma in Housing Management awarded by the HKU School of Professional and Continuing Education and possession of at least five years’ work experience in the housing field; or
(b) full membership of the Hong Kong Institute of Housing (MHKIH) and possession of at least five years’ work experience in the housing field (at least two of which must be post-qualification); or
(c) chartered membership of the Chartered Institute of Housing (MCIH) and possession of at least five years’ work experience in the housing field (at least two of which must be post-qualification).
Candidates who hold these qualifications, if selected, shall not be offered admission until they have satisfied the examiners in a qualifying examination to test their academic ability to follow the courses of study prescribed. The qualifying examination shall consist of one or more written papers and shall be set prior to the final selection of candidates for admission into the curriculum.
Candidates seeking admission to the MHousMan shall indicate their choice of streams for consideration. Once admitted to a stream candidates are not allowed to transfer to another except with approval.
Since 1994, the Hong Kong Housing Society offers two Father Cronin Memorial Awards annually to the programme. One award is granted to the best graduating student, and the other to the graduating student who produces the best dissertation.