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HK PhD Fellowship Scheme

The University invites candidates from all cultural and ethnic backgrounds, with evidence of academic excellence, research ability and potential, and good communication, interpersonal and leadership abilities to apply for full-time PhD study under the Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (HKPFS). HKPFS is established by the Hong Kong Research Grants Council (RGC) with an aim to attract the best and brightest students from all over the world to pursue their PhD studies in Hong Kong.

Applicants for admission to HKBU’s PhD programmes via HKPFS will concurrently be considered for our regular postgraduate studentship programme.

HKBU at a Glance

Stipend

HK$25,800 (approx. US$3,300) monthly/

HK$309,600 (approx. US$39,600) annually

Tuition Waiver/ Scholarship*HK$42,100 (around US$5,400) per year for each of the 4 years of studies
Conference and Research-related Travel AllowanceHK$12,900 (approx. US$1,650) per year for a maximum of three years plus the University’s provision of HK$20,000 (approx. US$2,560) for the entire study period.

*Subject to satisfactory academic progress

 

To download HKBU’s leaflet on introducing HKPFS, please click here.

To learn more details of the Scheme, please visit RGC's website.

 

 

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Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme at Hong Kong Baptist University