$ 41,000 RCG PhD Scholarship in China/Hong Kong 2022

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Scholarship details

  • Area of study

  • Country of the Scholarship

  • Scholarship Valid Until (Year)

  • Type of scholarship

    Ph.D. scholarship
  • Scholarship amount given

    > 12000
  • Type of scholarship administrator

  • Mode of scholarship (Online/Offline)

  • Applier's country

  • Expenses covered

  • Scholarship Contact Details

    For Enquiries About The Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme, Please Contact Us By Email At [email protected].

Study for a doctorate degree in Hong Kong universities with everything paid. This international award project gives foreign students a perfect opportunity to fulfill their academic dreams on Asian soil with all expenses covered. 

It is available for students from any nation on the globe who show commitment and a high level to apply.

The Hong Kong PhD Scholarship is a scheme introduced by the Research Grants Council (RGC) to attract the brightest minds on the planet to continue their training at the universities subscribing to the program. 

For this fully funded scholarship, professionals who are talented, with extraordinary potential and skills such as communication, research ability, and leadership qualities can apply to the best institutions in Hong Kong, China.

Since RGC launched the full scholarship program in 2009, numerous students and professionals have benefited from and participated in research to create solutions to the world’s problems.

The Fully Funded Ph.D. The scholarship is an opportunity for fellows to gain world-class experience in all academic programs and research activities in Asia. The highly competitive scholarship awards 300 seats to students from all corners of the globe.

Study doctorate in China 2022

Institutions where the studies will be carried out:

Hong Kong universities and institutions subscribed to the China RGC program.

Levels and areas of studies:

Doctorate in the following areas:

  • Sciences.
  • Medicine.
  • Engineering.
  • Technology.
  • Social Sciences.

Who can participate?

Students from any nation in the world presenting a high-level academic record can apply for the Asia Excellence Full Scholarships 2022.

The endowment of the scholarship:

Among the prizes and benefits granted by the RGC 2022 Full Global Scholarship Project, are the following:

  • Scholars will receive an annual stipend of $ 41,000 for up to three years.
  • $ 1,700 per year travel allowance for research-related conferences and transfers.
  • The university will provide additional support if the doctorate is extended for 3 years.
  • Fully funded college tuition.

Conditions that participants must meet:

  • It does not require previous work experience.
  • To be an international student of a high academic level that demonstrates excellence.
  • Not having completed the doctoral program. If you are currently doing it, you can no longer apply for this international scholarship in Asia 2022, you can still register and hope to get a place in another funding class at one of the Hong Kong universities. It is emphasized that its main objective is to benefit new doctoral students.
  • The command of the English language is very important. The corresponding authority will request proof that you carried out your previous education in said language, in case of not fulfilling this requirement, only presenting a certificate of knowledge of spoken and written English will be eligible to apply.
  • The process for entering this award is different from those mentioned above. You will first need to apply for the RGC 2022 scholarship in Asia. After completing this step, the online system of the program will guide you to successfully complete your registration.

Instructions to apply:

Supporting data: Transcripts and transcripts, personal statement, certificate of English language proficiency, application for a full scholarship in Asia, reference number (this is obtained by completing a successful registration in the RGC system), among others. Visit the official Research Grants Council website for an in-depth understanding of each requirement and step you will need to take to be a happy winner of this world-class scholarship.


Until December 1, 2021

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