Lingnan University offers ten popular and excellent research-based postgraduate programmes at master’s (Master of Philosophy, MPhil) and doctoral level (Doctor of Philosophy, PhD). Full-time postgraduate studentships are available and cover a monthly stipend of HK$14,200 (amount subject to review). Awards are based on academic merit and the suitability of the proposed programme of study, as is the selection of applicants for admission to postgraduate studies. Online application must be submitted by 28 January 2014.
Study Subject (s): The research position is available in Arts – Chinese; Cultural Studies; English; History; Philosophy; Translation; and Visual Studies; Business Accounting, Finance, Information Systems Management, Insurance, International Business, Management, Marketing, Operations Management and Decision Science; Economics; and Social Sciences Political Science and International Relations, Sociology, Social Gerontology, Social Policy and Psychology.
Course Level: The position is open for Research-based postgraduate programmes at master’s (Master of Philosophy, MPhil) and doctoral level (Doctor of Philosophy, PhD) are available at Hong Kong.
Scholarship Provider: Lingnan University
Scholarship can be taken at: Hong Kong
Eligibility: Applicants may seek admission to our PhD programmes in two ways as follows:
– Outstanding and brilliant applicants may seek admission via the HKPFS by 2 December 2013 (Hong Kong Time 12:00 noon). Students who apply for and do not get the fellowship can still be considered for the regular PhD places at Lingnan.
– Applicants may apply to the University directly during 1 November 2013 to 28 January 2014. Normally, full-time students will be awarded Postgraduate Studentships, which offer a monthly stipend of HK$14,200 (amount subject to review). We also have our popular and excellent research-based 2-year MPhil Economics programme. Applicants may apply for admission to our MPhil programmes directly during 1 November 2013 to 28 January 2014. Postgraduate Studentships are also awarded.
Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: Applicants from Hong Kong are eligible for this postgraduate research program.
Scholarship Description: Lingnan is Hong Kong’s liberal arts university, whose small size, top international faculty and strong emphasis on close staff/student relations offer a unique environment for the pursuit of advanced studies in this exciting part of the world, in the areas covered by the university which are the range of disciplines in the Arts, Business and Social Sciences. Our top value is student-centered learning hence, for graduates, to ensure close and supportive thesis supervision. At Lingnan, students establish peer-type working relationships with world-class scholars who offer expert and close-contact supervision in their respective areas.
Number of awards offered: Ten popular and excellent research-based postgraduate programmes will be offered.
Duration of award(s): Research-based 2-year MPhil program and three year PhD research program will be offered.
What does it cover? Postgraduate Studentships (PGSs) will awarded to full-time MPhil/PhD students to support their daily subsistence, tuition fee and other expenses that may incur during the course of their studies. The monthly stipend for 2013-14 is HK$14,200.
Selection Criteria: Awards are based on academic merit and the suitability of the proposed programme of study, as is the selection of applicants for admission to postgraduate studies.
Notification: Not Known
How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.
Scholarship Application Deadline: Apply for admission to MPhil/PhD programmes directly, applications have to submit applications from 1 November 2013 to 28 January 2014.