HKUST RedBird PhD Scholarship Program Remains Open

At HKUST, we value every opportunity to enable talented students to pursue postgraduate studies. We understand that the recent pandemic and global situation may have interrupted your plan for pursuing a PhD program in the coming Fall. HKUST is launching the Fast-Track PhD Application Program such that your dream to join a top-rate research university remains possible under the unanticipated situation. In view that you may need more time to work on your application submission, we have extended our application deadline to 30 June 2020. Act now to submit your application online. All successful applicants will receive the same treatment as our regular PhD students. Excellent candidates will further be granted an additional renewable award of HK$40,000 a year in the name of RedBird PhD Scholarship in recognition of their outstanding academic performance and research capacity.


  • Application Period: from now up to 30 June 2020
  • Program details:
  • Apply online:
  • Note: If you have secured other admission offers, please upload the offer letters for our reference


We look forward to receiving your application and supporting you to fulfill your dream. Please don’t hesitate to contact us for details or assistance in the application.

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