Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme for International Students

Post Date: 02-11-2017

Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme for International Students: Hong Kong Research Grants Council (RGC) offer PhD fellowship scheme for international students to pursue their PhD degree in Hong Kong’s institutions.

Award: More than 230 PhD Fellowships will be awarded for the  academic year 2018-19 with an annual stipend of HK$240,000 (and a conference and research-related travel allowance of HK$10,000  per year to each awardee for a period of up to three years.


Eligible PhD Programs offered by participating institutions (UGC-funded institutions). For details of PhD programs offered by individual institutions, please refer to their respective websites (links found below).

City University of Hong Kong
• Hong Kong Baptist University
• Lingnan University
• The Chinese University of Hong Kong
• The Education University of Hong Kong
• The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
• Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
• The University of Hong Kong

Deadline & How to apply:

Interested candidates should first make an Initial online Application through the Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme Electronic System (HKPFSES) to obtain an HKPFS Reference Number by 1 December 2017 before submitting applications for PhD admission to their desired universities.



Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme for International Students

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