The MSc in Musculoskeletal Medicine, Rehabilitation
and Geriatric Orthopaedics (MSc MRGO) is designed to meet the needs of increasing training and education demand of the health care professionals in the field of rehabilitation, musculoskeletal medicine and geriatric orthopaedics in line with the projected ageing population and associated announced major development strategy of the Hospital Authority and SAR Government Health Care expansion plan in Hong Kong.
This consolidated MSc programme is combined from our
previous programme, known as the MSc in Musculoskeletal
Medicine and Rehabilitation and MSc in Geriatric Orthopaedics, since 2017.
Please find below the course structure of MSc MRGO (applicable to 2017 to 2023 admission) (click
the chart to see details)
New course structure in 2024/25
In order to increase the flexibility of module selection for favorable contents, we are now applying for the phasing-out of Streaming policy starting from the 2024/25 admission. Students admitted from 2024/25 academic year are not required to select the stream of studies (click the chart below to see the details)
This programme is to provide advanced academic training to professionals who are working closely with musculoskeletal disorders and/or with geriatric orthopaedic issues, such as medical doctors, nurses, physiotherapists, occupational therapists and other allied healthcare professionals, researchers and community practitioners.