RPG Studentship in the Department of English

Location
Hong Kong (HK)
Posted
09 Nov 2016
End of advertisement period
01 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

RESEARCH POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP IN HONG KONG
THE DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH @ THE CHINESE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

 
The Department of English at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) boasts an outstanding faculty who are internationally recognized for their work in the areas of Applied English Linguistics and English Literary Studies.  Ranked within the top 40 Departments of English in the world and within the top five in Asia (QS Rankings, 2013), the Department of English at CUHK is currently seeking outstanding postgraduate students with research interests that complement those of the faculty.

In conjunction with the Hong Kong government, the Department of English is able to offer full funding for study through this mechanism:

Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme

The Fellowship provides a monthly stipend of HK$20,000 and a conference travel allowance of HK$10,000 per year.  The application deadline is December 1, 2016.  Details of the scheme can be found at http://www2.cuhk.edu.hk/gss/hkphd/

The current monthly stipend for a Postgraduate Studentship is HK$15,600-$16,140 per month.  Prospective applicants are advised to submit their application materials before December 31, 2016 for both English Literary Studies and Applied English Linguistics to be considered for 2017-2018 admission. 

Details of RPG admissions can be found at http://www2.cuhk.edu.hk/gss/
Visit the Department website at http://www.eng.cuhk.edu.hk/eng/ or email enquiries to english@cuhk.edu.hk.