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HKU IDS will be joining the Summer Research Programme 2023

If you are interested in pursuing research postgraduate studies at HKU, apply NOW to spend 10 weeks with us for some fun and productive courses and activities. Don’t waste your summer!

Benefits to Participants

One-to-one mentorship by HKU IDS scholars for carrying out a research project

Up to HK$10,000 scholarship

Possible conditional offer for a HKU Presidential PhD Scholarship

Unique research environment at HKU campus

Team-building workshops and extra-curricular activities

Prizes and awards for top performers

Programme Highlights

  • Individual research work with guidance from the mentor;
  • Peer Seminars: Project Plans and Summary Presentations;
  • Research skills courses and seminars;
  • Team-building workshops;
  • Programme completion ceremony 

(Programme details to be followed)

More information can be found at the Graduate School programme webpage.

Eligibility

Outstanding undergraduate students in year 3 and year 4 with excellent CGPA; or students in Master’s degree programmes with excellent Bachelor’s degrees from top universities, who are interested in pursuing a PhD at HKU, are welcome to apply.

Timeline

Important EventsDates
Application periodDecember 1, 2022 – January 27, 2023 (HKT 23:59, GMT+8)
Selection of applicantsFebruary 1, 2023 – February 23, 2023
Result announcementWeek of March 1, 2023
Visa application for non-local students March – May, 2023
10-week HKU Summer Research Programme May 29 – August 4, 2023

Apply now