Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme

The Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme aims to attract top international students to pursue PhD studies in Hong Kong’s world-class research universities. The fellowship provides a monthly stipend of HKD 26’900 and a conference and research-related travel allowance of HKD 13’500 per year for a period of three years. 300 fellowships will be awarded for PhD studies commencing in the 2022/2023 academic year. The deadline for initial application is 1 December 2021.

Please find more information on the official website: https://cerg1.ugc.edu.hk/hkpfs/index.html

Travel regulations for Hong Kong: Candidates from Switzerland holding a student visa are allowed the enter Hong Kong. Please read the regulations for persons travelling from Switzerland to Hong Kong carefully:  https://www.eda.admin.ch/hongkong > High Risk Countries (including Switzerland): https://www.coronavirus.gov.hk/eng/inbound-travel.html