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Talent 100 PhD Scholarship Scheme

Aiming to enhance the University’s research capacity and elevate the standards of postgraduate training, training on interdisciplinary research in particular, Hong Kong Baptist University has launched the Talent 100 PhD Scholarship Scheme (Scheme) to recruit meritorious PhD students via a fast track arrangement.


Students admitted under the Scheme will be hosted under the Institute of Interdisciplinary Studies (IIS).  With an aim of taking a more proactive role to enable the offering of interdisciplinary programme for PhD training, IIS has organised a project-based research training for students to enhance a variety of skills, which are essential for conducting research, by involving them in interdisciplinary research projects during their first year of study.  From the second year onwards, students will have their affiliation with the departments in alignment with their Principal Supervisors.


The interdisciplinary research projects are subsumed into 6 Interdisciplinary Research Labs and are listed as follows:




Augmented Creativity Lab


Computational Medicine Lab


System Health Lab


Smart Society Lab


Data Economy Lab


Ethical and Theoretical AI Lab


* Research projects under multiple Labs