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Please be informed that the Graduate School office will be closed at 1pm on 24 January 2020 for the festive season. Services will resume from 9am on 29 January 2020. Happy Chinese New Year.
 
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Admission

Admission Timeline

 Key Dates and Application Process

Step 1

Initial application to RGC

1 Sep - 2 Dec 2019 
(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 Sep - 2 Dec 2019
(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 2 December 2019 (whichever earlier prevails). Otherwise, all application data would be removed automatically from the system.

Step 3

Result announcement

Apr 2020

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

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