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 Application dates/deadlines for 2022-2023 academic year 


Application Dates of Each
Admission Round
Scholarships/Fellowships Available 
Main Round September 1, 2021 - December 1, 2021

 HKU Presidential PhD Scholar Programme

Hong Kong PhD Fellowship (HKPF) Scheme

Initial Application to Research Grants Council (RGC):
September 1, 2021 (HKT 12:00 nn or GMT +8 hours) - December 1, 2021 (HKT 12:00nn or GMT +8 hours)
Full Application to HKU:
September 1, 2021 - December 1, 2021 (HKT 23:59 or GMT +8 hours)

Postgraduate Scholarships (PGS) 

1st Clearing Round^  December 2, 2021 - April 30, 2022

 HKU Presidential PhD Scholar Programme

Postgraduate Scholarships (PGS) 

2nd Clearing Round^ May 1, 2022 -  August 31, 2022

^ Applications will be considered only if there are vacancies after the Main Round.

Successful MPhil applicants will commence studies on either September 1 or January 1. Successful PhD applicants may commence studies on the first day of any calendar month. Due to the limited number of student places, it would be to your advantage if you submit your application for the main round.

Please click here for programme and admission details.