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.
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.