Postgraduate Studentships for MPhil/PhD students at Lingnan University, HK

Sponsor: Lingnan University

Submission Deadline

January 28

Field(s) of Study

Sociology, Philosophy, Accounting, Political Science, History...

Award Amount

HK$14,200*/Month


Description

Lingnan is Hong Kong’s liberal arts university, whose small size, top international faculty and strong emphasis on close staff/student relations offer a unique environment for the pursuit of advanced studies in this exciting part of the world, in the areas covered by the university which are the range of disciplines in the Arts, Business and Social Sciences. Our top value is student-centred learning hence, for graduates, to ensure close and supportive thesis supervision. At Lingnan, students establish peer-type working relationships with world-class scholars who offer expert and close-contact supervision in their respective areas. You will get better understanding of the strengths of our various departments at the link below.

Other Criteria

We offer ten popular and excellent research-based postgraduate programmes at master's (Master of Philosophy, MPhil) and doctoral level (Doctor of Philosophy, PhD). Both of these programmes lead to in-depth study in specific research areas as follows: Arts - Chinese; Cultural Studies; English; History; Philosophy; Translation; and Visual Studies; Business Accounting, Finance, Information Systems Management, Insurance, International Business, Management, Marketing, Operations Management and Decision Science; Economics; and Social Sciences Political Science and International Relations, Sociology, Social Gerontology, Social Policy and Psychology.

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More Award Details

Number of AwardsDepends
Host InstitutionLingnan University
IncludesMPhil programmes Applicants who are interested in seeking admission to the MPhil programmes should apply to the University directly online at the link below during 1 November to 28 January. Successful applicants will normally be provided with a Postgraduate Studentship with a monthly stipend of HK$14,200*. (US$1 = HK$7.8) PhD programmes Applicants may seek admission to the PhD programmes in two ways as follows: 1.Outstanding and brilliant applicants may seek admission via the Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme established by the Research Grants Council (RGC). Successful awardees of the Scheme will be provided with a Fellowship with a monthly stipend of HK$20,000 (US$1=HK$7.8). 2.Applicants may apply to the University directly. Successful applicants will normally be provided with a Postgraduate Studentship with a monthly stipend of HK$14,200* (US$1=HK$7.8). Applicants may seek admission to the PhD programmes in two ways as follows: 1.Outstanding and brilliant applicants may seek admission via the Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (HKPFS). Successful awardees of the Scheme will be provided with HK$240,000/year (HK$20,000/month) and a conference/research-related travel allowance of up to HK$10,000 per year for a maximum of 3 years. (US$1 = HK$7.8). To seek admission to our PhD programmes viz HKPFS, applicants should log on to www.rgc.edu.hk/hkphd to get a reference number and submit a full application online at the link below by 2 December. Students who apply for and do not get the fellowship can still be considered for the regular PhD places at Lingnan. 2.Applicants may apply to the University directly. Successful applicants will normally be provided with a Postgraduate Studentship with a monthly stipend of HK$14,200* (US$1=HK$7.8). Applicants may apply for admission to our PhD programmes directly through our online system during 1 November to 28 January. Most admitted full-time students will be awarded Postgraduate Studentships which offer a monthly stipend of HK$170,400 (HK$14,200/month)*. (US$1 = HK$7.8) For more details regarding application methods and requirements, please visit our website at the link below.
Nationality RequiredUnrestricted
Host CountriesHong Kong (SAR)