Research Postgraduate

Programme Overview

Distinctive features of our Programmes


  • Emphasis on trans-disciplinary problem-solving.
  • Global diversity: Our current and recent graduates come from Hong Kong, China, and a further 14 countries across Asia, Europe, Africa and North America.
  • Financial and professional support for conference participations and overseas placements.
  • Caring and cohesive graduate community: Our students have an effective voice in Faculty governance, and network with / learn from peers from across the 7 social sciences disciplines, all housed in one building. 
  • Opportunities to take courses and attend lectures across Hong Kong's universities and to access data and fields across China and South East Asia.
  • A flexible range of funding models including government scholarships, Faculty scholarships, and Department scholarships.
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