Financial Support

Various forms of financial support are available to postgraduate students. They can be classified as follows:


Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme

The Fellowship provides a monthly stipend of HK$27,600 and a travel allowance for conferences and research.


Scholarships and Prizes

A number of scholarships and prizes are available from Hong Kong universities. They are usually awarded on the basis of academic performance.


Postgraduate Studentships

A postgraduate studentship is a form of financial assistance provided to full-time students who are enrolled in research postgraduate studies.


Grants and Loans

Grants and loans are available to postgraduate students through Government Financial Assistance Schemes. Full-time students must have the right of residence.