Applications are now being accepted from students around the world for the Hong Kong PhD Fellowship 2023 For International Students. Successfully Selected applicants will get an opportunity to complete their degrees from the best Universities in Hong Kong.
There is no IELTS test requirement if the previous degree is in English. The Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Program Applicants having Bachelor/Undergraduate degrees in any Academic field can apply for Scholarships directly and Master’s applicants are also eligible.
This is a fully funded scholarship offered by the Hong Kong Government which also will cover all the expenses related to Tuition Fees with Research Grant.
About the Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Program
The Hong Kong Ph.D. scholarship scheme was introduced by the Research Grant Council to attract the Most Talented brain globally. The PhD Fellowship Scheme allows Students having Research skills to apply for this Fully Funded Scholarship.
A total of 300 International Scholarships are announced under this scheme, and the recipients will study in the heart of Asia.
The Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Is a Famous program in Hong Kong Universities. All interested Applicants around the globe are eligible for these Scholarships. However, the Applicants are expected to show Outstanding Qualities of Academic Performance, Research ability/potential, communication and interpersonal skills, and leadership abilities.
Summary of the Hong Kong PhD Fellowship 2023
- Country: Hong Kong
- Number of Scholarships: 300
- Course Level: Ph.D. (Doctorate)
- Application Deadline: 1st December 2022
- Financial Coverage: Hong Kong PhD Fellowship 2022 grants an annual stipend of HK$325,200 (approximately US$41,690) to the scholarship recipients
- Also, the scholarship recipients’ expenses for Conference will be covered and a research-related travel allowance of HK$13,600 (approximately US$1,740) per year for a period of up to three years.
- More support will be given to awardees (by the Universities) who need more than three years to complete the Ph.D. degree.
How To Apply for the Hong Kong PhD Fellowship 2023
- The first step is making an initial application under the HKPFS. The application must be submitted through the Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme Electronic System.
- Automatically, the system will assign an HKPFS Reference Number which an applicant needs to quote in their application for admission to their selected universities.
- There are no application fee charges for the HKPFS. But, universities may charge application or other processing fees.
- Visit the webpage below to apply for the Hong Kong PhD Fellowship 2023: https://cerg1.ugc.edu.hk/hkpfs/index.html
Requirements for the Hong PhD fellowship 2023
- Interested Applicants must demonstrate outstanding qualities of academic performance, research ability/potential, communication and interpersonal skills, and leadership abilities.
- The Hong Kong PhD fellowship is open to all Nationality holders
- Also, all applicants must have a bachelor & Master’s Degree Program to apply for this scholarship
There are two selection panels that will review the shortlisted applications. This panels comprises experts in the relevant board areas:
- Sciences, Medicine, Engineering, and Technology
- Humanities, Social Sciences, and Business Studies