Friday, 27 September 2013

Hong Kong PhD Scholarship Scheme for international Students in Hong Kong

Research Grant council (RGC) of Hong Kong offering PhD scholarships for international students in Hong Kong.More than 200 PhD Fellowships will be awarded in the 2014/15 academic year.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.




Who can apply??? :- Pakistani and All international Students can Apply

No's of Scholarships:- More then 200 PhD scholarships will be awarded 
Duration of Scholarships:- Scholarships are offered for 3 years

Eligibility

  1. Candidates who are seeking admission as new full time PhD students in the following eight institutions, irrespective of their country of origin, prior work experience and ethnic background, should be eligible to apply.
  • City University of Hong Kong
  • Hong Kong Baptist University
  • Lingnan University
  • The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • The Hong Kong Institute of Education
  • The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
  • The University of Hong Kong 
      2.Applicants should demonstrate outstanding qualities of academic performance, research ability / potential, communication and interpersonal skills, and leadership abilities.

Selection Criteria

While candidates' academic excellence is of primary consideration, the Selection Panels will take into account factors as follows:
  • Academic excellence;
  • Research ability and potential;
  • Communication and interpersonal skills; and
  • Leadership abilities.
Following program are offered:
  • Sciences, Medicine, Engineering and Technology
  • Humanities, Social Sciences and Business Studies

Application form and Detail Information 





CityU
City University of Hong Kong
Application Deadline: 10 December 2013
HKBU
Hong Kong Baptist University
Application Deadline: 2 December 2013
LU
Lingnan University
Application Deadline: 3 December 2013
CUHK
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Application Deadline: 2 December 2013
HKIEd
The Hong Kong Institute of Education
Application Deadline : 5 December 2013
PolyU
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Application Deadline: 5 December 2013
HKUST
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Application Deadline: 4 December 2013
HKU
The University of Hong Kong
Application Deadline: December 2, 2013