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Admission

Admission Timeline

 Key Dates and Application Process

Step 1

Initial application to RGC

1 September -
1 December 2018 
(Hong Kong Time 12:00 noon)

  • Make an initial application through the Online Application System at the RGC's website (applicants may choose up to two programmes/departments at one or two universities for PhD study)
  • Obtain an HKPFS reference number

Step 2

Full application to HKBU

1 September -
1 December 2018
(Hong Kong Time 23:59)

  • Find out admission requirements and fields of study on offer
  • Submit a full online application to HKBU through our online application system* (please quote the HKPFS reference number obtained from RGC)

*Once the registered account is activated, applicants should submit the application within 30 days or before 1 December 2018 (whichever earlier prevails). Otherwise, all application data would be removed automatically from the system.

Step 3

Result announcement

Late March / April 2019

The result will be announced at the RGC's website, and individual awardee will receive an email notification direct from RGC