PhD Fellowship Scheme 2018 for International Students in Hong Kong


Established in 2009 by the Hong Kong Analysis Grants Council (RGC), the Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme goals to draw excellent college students on the earth to pursue their PhD diploma programmes in Hong Kong’s institutions.

Application Deadline:
1 December 2017
Study in: Hong Kong, China

Study starts in: September 2018

University Names:
These are university which participate in this program. You can do your PhD in any of these:

• 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

Field of Study in PhD:
Eligible PhD Programmes offered by participating institutions.

Number of Scholarships:
More than 230 PhD Fellowships will be awarded in the 2018/19 academic year

Scholarship Benefits:
The Fellowship provides an annual stipend of HK$240,000 (approximately US$30,000) and a conference and research-related travel allowance of HK$10,000 (approximately US$1,300) per year to each awardee for a period of up to three years.

Eligibility Requirements:
Applicants should demonstrate outstanding qualities of academic performance, research ability/potential, communication and interpersonal skills, and leadership abilities.

Who can Apply:
International students, all countries.

How to Apply:
How to apply instructions:

Official Scholarship Website: