On 1st September, the Government of Hong Kong Scholarship 2022 will be open for applications. This is a fully funded scholarship offered by Hong Kong for International Students. Hong Kong Fellowship Scheme will provide 300 scholarships this year. Hong Kong International Scholarships for international students are available to students who are studying a Bachelor’s degree (16 years of education) and Master’s degree.
Hong Kong Government Scholarship 2022-Fully Funded
Studying at one of the Top 8 Universities in Hong Kong is an option for international students. Any of the University’s academic study fields are open to applicants. Students of all academic backgrounds are eligible. Study in Hong Kong Scholarships will be available for 300 students in 2021. If you have previously studied in English medium, you do not need to take a language test like IELTS.
It is not necessary for foreign students to take IELTS to study abroad. Students from Hong Kong who are the most qualified and brightest are encouraged to apply for this scholarship program. Hong Kong Government Department does not charge application fees. For the full duration of the program, the Fellowship will cover all expenses. A number of Hong Kong’s universities rank among the top 100 in the world. For more information regarding the Scholarship, please see the following link.
Information about Scholarship 2022
It is situated in Hong Kong
Scholarships awarded: 300
All nationalities are eligible
A full funding of the project is guaranteed
Applicants must submit their applications by 1st December 2021
Listed below are the universities that participate in the Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme
There are eight universities in the following list that offer PhDs. This list includes universities across the country.
City University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong Baptist University
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
The Education University of Hong Kong
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
The University of Hong Kong
The following fields and majors are available
Engineering and Technology
Social Science and Business Studies
A total of HK$309,600 (about US$39,700) will be spent on housing and food per year (to cover the entire cost of living).
A travel allowance of HK$12,900 is provided for conferences and research events
Students who need more than three years to complete their Ph.D. degree may receive additional support from the selected universities. Contacting individual universities will provide more detailed information.
Hong Kong Fellowships are awarded based on the following criteria:
Excellence in academics
Ability to conduct research
The ability to communicate and relate to others
Deadlines for submission
Please complete the online application by midnight, December 1, 2021, to be eligible for the Hong Kong Government Scholarship 2022-2023.
How to Apply
Before applying to Ph.D. admissions at their desired universities, candidates must submit an Initial Application for the Hong Kong Ph.D. Fellowship Scheme Electronic System (HKPFSES) before 1st December 2021 to obtain an HKPFS Reference Number.
The first step in the application process is to contact the Research Grants Council
The second step is to submit full applications to the universities you have selected
Students are advised to submit full Ph.D. applications to their chosen universities before the universities’ respective deadlines after completing an initial application. You can apply online for the Hong Kong Fellowship Program at its official website.