Welcome to the online application system for admission to the Master of Philosophy (MPhil) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) programmes of the University of Hong Kong. If you would like to apply for admission to a taught postgraduate programme instead of a research degree programme, please refer to the Postgraduate Prospectus.
We have attracted over 1,000 applications for admission each year recently. At present, more than 550 research students from over 10 countries, including Canada, China, Germany, Malaysia, South Korea, UK and US, are in different stages of studies in the Faculty allowing students to embrace cultural diversity through mixing with their fellow classmates from all over the world.
We aim to cultivate higher degree graduates to serve the increasingly sophisticated needs of the society and to make contributions to the pool of human knowledge through the highest quality research.An applicant for admission to PhD programmes should have a bachelor's degree with first class honours (or equivalent qualification) from a recognized university; or a Bachelor's degree with honours and a Master's degree (or equivalent qualification) from a recognized university.Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (HKPFS) Established by the Hong Kong Research Grants Council (RGC) in 2009. Aims to attract the best and brightest students in the world to pursue their PhD programmes in Hong Kong's universities.
Graduate School, The Education University of Hong Kong. Research Postgraduate Programmes (RPg) General Requirement. PhD A Master degree (or equivalent qualification) from a recognised university; or a Bachelor degree with first class honours (or equivalent qualification) from a recognised university.Read More
Joint PhD Programmes between The University of Hong Kong (HKU) and King's College London (KCL) (information as of September 1, 2019) Admissions Interested applicants should first contact the Faculty concerned on available supervisors and subject areas.Read More
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Founded in 1912, The University of Hong Kong is the leading and oldest tertiary institute in Hong Kong. In the early years, the University was host to four Faculties: Arts, Engineering, Medicine and Science. The late 1940’s and the 1950’s were characterized by the city’s dramatic expansion due to emigration from China and the needs of the industry.Read More
Established in 1911, the University of Hong Kong (HKU) is the territory’s oldest institute of higher learning and also an internationally recognized, research led, comprehensive university.Read More
The University of Hong Kong is a world-class university located on the doorstep of China in the heart of Asia, one of the world’s most vibrant regions. The university offers English-language instruction in a multicultural environment.Read More
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