Welcome aboard! Please study the following important information about research postgraduate students registration:
Important Notes about COVID-19
You are reminded to strictly follow the measures below to ensure the health and safety of yourself and others:
|Date:||3 January 2023|
The Orientation session (around 50 minutes) will:
Before Orientation - Activation of Student Account and Download of HKBU Mobile Apps (after 18 December 2022)
After Orientation - Registration and Student Card Collection
Student Card Collection
You are required to complete the following procedures, where applicable, before collecting your student card on the same day after the Orientation session.
1. Academic Qualification(s) Verification
Please make sure you have:
✔ requested the institution(s) of your past education to send your transcript(s) to the HKBU Graduate School directly.
✔ submitted a copy of the "Online Verification Report of Higher Education Qualification Certificate" (教育部学历证书电子注册备案表 sample ) to the Graduate School. (For students having graduated from universities in Mainland China ONLY)
2. Identification Documents Verification (Non-local students ONLY)
Please maske sure your have:
✔ uploaded a photocopy of the following documents to the University’s Visa Application System upon your arrival in Hong Kong
✔ received an email from the Graduate School acknowledging that you have uploaded the documents above. (You will be required to show the acknowledgment email when you collect your student card.)
The registration procedures will be completed when you get your student ID card for using other University’s services.
Submit a completed “Commencement Form” duly signed by your Principal Supervisor, Department Head and Faculty Dean, to the Graduate School within 10 days from your commencement date.
Tuition Fee and Studentship
For tuition fees, there are three types of arrangements for students under different schemes or study modes:
Studentship/Fellowship recipients will be required to provide their Hong Kong bank account* and personal particulars information on BUniPort (My Profile → Study Record & Personal Particulars, then press the “Modify” button at the bottom right corner of the page) within 10 days from their study commencement date.
* Studentship/Fellowship is paid monthly in arrears by auto-pay to the studentship/fellowship recipients' bank accounts in Hong Kong.
To open a bank account in Hong Kong, you will need to provide the following to the bank:
Students can register for HKBU courses (see BUniport) and courses offered by other local universities under the Cross-institutional Course Enrolment Scheme (link) after student registration.
To have an overview of the coursework requirements, please refer to Academic Requirements and Coursework Registration.