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HK PhD Fellowship Scheme (2017/18 admission application deadline: 1 Dec 2016)
Date: 1 Sep 2016

PhD Programme Director:
Prof. Ji-Chai Lin (

PhD Programme Co-director:
Prof. Jeffrey Ng (

For detailed programme information, please click here.


  Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (HKPFS) (2017/18)
[Apply Online]
Level of Study PhD only
Financial Support Monthly stipend of HKD20,000
Tuition Scholarship Waiving of tuition fees for the entire normal study period
Application Procedures

Each applicant is allowed to make one initial application to the Research Grants Council (RGC) through the HKPFS Electronic System to obtain a HKPFS reference number, and then submit a full application to PolyU via Web Application System.

Application Deadline

1 December 2016 at Hong Kong Time 12:00:00 (GMT+8 hours) (Submitting initial applications to the Research Grants Council (RGC) for allocation of reference numbers)

1 December 2016 at Hong Kong Time 23:59 (GMT+8 hours) (Submission of full applications to PolyU)

Note: GMAT or GRE result is a mandatory admission requirement of our PhD programmes.
* Subject to revision from time to time