MPHIL/PHD IN PUBLIC POLICY

Scholarship/Studentship

HONG KONG PHD FELLOWSHIP SCHEME

The Hong Kong PhD Fellowship scheme is established by the Hong Kong Research Grants Council (RGC) with aims to attract the best and brightest students from around the world to pursue doctoral studies at HKUST.


THE FELLOWSHIP WILL BE OFFERED IN 2017-18 ACADEMIC YEAR

  1. A Fellowship of HK$240,000 (~USD30,000) per year, for 4 years

  2. A Conference Travel Allowance of HK$10,000 (~USD1,300) per year, for 4 years

  3. A Research Excellence Award amounting to HK$40,000 in the first year of study

For more details, please visit http://pg.ust.hk/hkpfs/web/overview.php


POSTGRADUATE STUDENTSHIP (PGS)

Full-time regular research postgraduate students are eligible for a postgraduate studentship of HK$16,330 per month (2017-18 academic year) during their normative study period. The studentship is intended to help cover daily subsistence, tuition fees and other expenses that students may incur during the course of their study.