Why HKUST

An institution where research excellence is a reality, and “dare to dream” is our invitation.

Among Top Young Universities in the World st 1 12 th Best Student City in the World 100 % Faculty with PhD Degree Globally Recognized +

We uphold our excellence in scholarship and research while staying true to who we are: globally focused and diversely grounded. And we welcome the brightest minds like you to join us.

Postgraduate Students Profile 70 %+ Non-Local Student s

Why HKUST

Postgraduate Students Coming from 60+ Countries and Regions

Postgraduate Studentship

  • HK$199,920/year (~US$25,600/year)
  • Up to 2 years for full-time MPhil students and 4 years for full-time PhD students

Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme

  • A prestigious award for the best PhD students around the world
  • Stipend of HK$301,200 (~US$38,600) per year for 4 years
  • Excellent Research Award of HK$40,000 (~US$5,000) in the first year of study
  • Conference Travel Allowance of HK$12,600 (~US$1,600) per year for 4 years

Asian Future Leaders Scholarship Program

  • A scholarship for new students from East, Southeast and South Asia to pursue postgraduate studies and cross-cultural enrichment

Accomodation

  • Guaranteed university accommodation for the first 2 years of your full-time research postgraduate studies

A place where freedom meets discipline
and vision coincides with innovation.

Globally Recognized

Postgraduate Studentship

  • HK$199,920/year (~US$25,600/year)
  • Up to 2 years for full-time MPhil students and 4 years for full-time PhD students

Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme

  • A prestigious award for the best PhD students around the world
  • Stipend of HK$301,200 (~US$38,600) per year for 4 years
  • Excellent Research Award of HK$40,000 (~US$5,000) in the first year of study
  • Conference Travel Allowance of HK$12,600 (~US$1,600) per year for 4 years

Asian Future Leaders Scholarship Program

  • A scholarship for new students from East, Southeast and South Asia to pursue postgraduate studies and cross-cultural enrichment

Accomodation

  • Guaranteed university accommodation for the first 2 years of your full-time research postgraduate studies

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