Research Postgraduate Programmes

The application deadlines for 2024-2025 are:
Articulated M.Phil.–Ph.D. Programme
(Online application for the M.Phil.–Ph.D. Programme: )
Hong Kong Ph.D. Fellowship Scheme,
Articulated M.Phil.-Ph.D. Programme (main round)
1 December 2023
Articulated M.Phil.–Ph.D. Programme (second round, subject to quota availability)31 March 2024
Hong Kong Ph.D. Fellowship Scheme
The Ph.D. Programme in SEEM is participated in the Scheme.It was established by the Research Grants Council (RGC) of Hong Kong in 2009, aims at attracting the best and brightest students in the world to pursue their PhD studies in Hong Kong’s institutions. Eligible candidates should make initial applications through the online system at to obtain a reference number before submitting applications to CUHK.