Postgraduate Studies

Research Postgraduate Admissions


Excellence in medical research and education at the Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine is driven by a community of top faculty members and students from around the world and empowered by cutting-edge technology and facilities.

We are proud to have achieved impactful results. However, these achievements would not have been possible without the people who make up our diverse community.

While making discoveries and developing innovations, we also build enriching and enduring relationships, ones founded on shared vision and values, and the commitment to excellence. And like a family, we support each other through challenges and celebrate every success together.

Why HKUMed?

For more than 130 years, the Faculty has been at the forefront of medical research and the development of new clinical services that benefit mankind.

Learn more about the opportunities and support you will get as a research student at HKUMed in our pamphlet:

RPg Application
Hong Kong PhD Fellowship/University Postgraduate Fellowship

For Applicants

  • How to Apply for HKPF
  • Composition Fee Waiver & Hall Place
    • The University will waive the first-year composition fee of HK$42,100 and guarantee the availability of a hall place for HKPF awardees in the first year.
  • How to Apply for UPF

For Supervisors

Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme Statistics