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Double-degree PhD Programme in Economics and Business (offered with University of Groningen)

School of Business


Study Mode Full-time

Tuition Fee HK$42,100 /year

Cut Off Date 01 Dec 2022

Year of Entry 2023 September

Funding NatureHong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme

Tuition FeeHK$42,100/year 

Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme

We invite candidates from all cultural and ethnic backgrounds, with evidence of academic excellence, research ability and potential, and good communication, interpersonal and leadership abilities to apply for full-time PhD study under the Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (HKPFS). HKPFS is established by the Hong Kong Research Grants Council (RGC) with an aim to attract the best and brightest students from all over the world to pursue their PhD studies in Hong Kong. Applicants for admission to our PhD programmes via HKPFS will concurrently be considered for our regular research postgraduate programmes.

To learn more about the details, please click here.

Remarks for HKPFS awardees enrolled in the double-degree PhD programme:

  • The required residence period at HKBU is at least two years of the normative study period.
  • Stipend and the conference and research-related travel allowance cover the duration of in-residence study at HKBU only.


Important Application Dates for Academic Year 2023/24

  Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme
Application Start Date 1 September 2022
Application Deadline 1 December 2022

 Applicants are advised to familiarise themselves with the application details at the following link before submitting applications. 

Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme


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  1. The above information is for reference only and is subject to change without prior notice. Hong Kong Baptist University reserves the right of final decision and interpretation in case of any dispute.
  2. Please note that a non-refundable admission confirmation fee, including the first instalment of tuition fee plus other administrative fees must be paid upon acceptance of the admission offer.