HKUST provides generous scholarships for you to join our research and taught postgraduate community, which can well cover your tuition fee, accommodation fee and other living costs in Hong Kong.
It is an internationally recognized award to draw the best PhD students around the globe to Hong Kong. HKUST has the largest HKPFS awardee community in Hong Kong, with around 500 HKPFS recipients. More than 10% of our PhD students is from the Scheme, coming from 40+ countries and regions.
The application for 2021/22 Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme is now closed. Successful candidates will be notified by RGC via email in March 2021. For more details about the scheme, please click here.
* subject to continual meeting of renewal conditions and compliance to RGC's regulations
It is a scholarship for excellent PhD candidates, in recognition of their outstanding academic performance and research capacity.
It is a scholarship for new students from East, Southeast and South Asia to pursue master's studies and cross-cultural enrichment.
What it offers:
The application for 2021/22 Asian Future Leaders Scholarship Program is now closed.
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The Fellowships Scheme is set up by the University Grants Committee to award meritorious local students to pursue further studies in priority areas conducive to the development of Hong Kong.
Eligible students will receive subsidy in the tuition fee payment.
To build up a pool of local research talents to sustain Hong Kong’s competitiveness and propel the development of our higher education, the Hong Kong Government has introduced this new scheme.
More funding and scholarships are available to PG students, including Overseas Research Awards & Greater Bay Area Research Award, Fulbright Junior Research Awards, Research Travel Grants, etc.
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Guaranteed university accommodation will be given in the first 2 years of your full-time research postgraduate studies at HKUST.
For details, please visit the website of Student Housing and Residential Life Office (SHRLO).