Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (HKPFS)

Applicants may apply to the University directly from 1 November 2017 to 26 January 2018. Normally, full-time PhD students will be awarded Postgraduate Studentships which offer a monthly stipend of HK$16,390* (amount subject to review).

Application Info

Please login the Admission System of the RGC at www.rgc.edu.hk/hkphd from 1 September to 1
December 2017.



Level of education

PhD student

Next Deadlines


Funding Types

scholarships / personnel costs, project, travel expenses


Each Fellowship awardee will be provided with HK$240,000/year (HK$20,000/month) and a conference/research-related travel allowance of up to HK$10,000/year for a maximum period of three years.

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