Fast-Track Admission for PhD in Chinese Studies by 16 April

CUHK offers a Vice-Chancellor’s PhD Scholarship Scheme to those who are offered a PhD place in top overseas universities, but would like to realise their goals at CUHK. Selected candidates with outstanding academic performance (obtained a minimum CGPA of 3.5 out of 4.0 or equivalent), and obtained a PhD admission offer for 2021-22 from a top overseas university will be offered with the followings.

  • An award of total HK$80,000 (HK$40,000 in the first year of attendance and HK$20,000 each in the second and third years subject to satisfactory study progress); and
  • Studentships of HK$216,300 per annum (HK$ 18,025 per month) within the normative study period.

The Centre for China Studies welcomes interested students to submit a copy of the offer letter from a top overseas university by email to Applicants are required to submit an application via the Online Application System by 16 April 2021 (Friday). Please refer to CUHK Graduate School webpage for details.