Financial Awards / Assistance

  • The Postgraduate Studentship is granted to selected full-time research students on the basis of academic merit. The Studentship rate for 2000-2001 is $14,500 per month, which is subjected to revision in September every year. In the case of TCS, the monthly stipend is $15,000.
  • Research Tuition Scholarships are awarded on academic merit. Both full-time and part-time students can apply. The Scholarship is granted in the form of a tuition fee exemption.
  • Research students are eligible to apply for the Conference Grant to support their attendance at conference. The Conference Grant covers a subsistence, and 90% of the return passage and the conference registration fee, subject to a maximum of $10,000.
  • The government and the University offer various kinds of grants and loans to help students who are in financial need. Details can be obtained from the Student Development Services at http://www.cityu.edu.hk/sds/w_f/index.htm.