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Global Outreach and Exchange Opportunities

Joint PhD Programme

Joint PhD Programme

The Faculty offers the Joint PhD Programme (JDP) with the Faculty of Engineering of Imperial College London (ICL) since October 2010.  Students admitted to the Programme will be offered research opportunities under the supervision of teaching staff from both institutions, while those who successfully complete the Programme will be conferred PhD Degree by HKU and ICL. 

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Joint Education Programme for PhD

HKU and Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) have established a Joint Education Programme for PhD in 2016. The two institutions, making use of their own research strengths and networks in different areas, will design together a tailor-made programme of study for each candidate admitted to the programme and offer them a unique learning experience and exposure. Students who are able to successfully complete the programme will receive the degree of PhD from HKU. For further details about the Programme, please click here.

Research Exchange

The Faculty has developed a remarkable global appeal by establishing research collaborative relations with local and overseas institutions.  Ample exchange opportunities are provided to our research students to help them gain distinct experience in research and valuable exposure overseas.  Students are also encouraged to participate in international conferences in their research fields so that they could build a strong research profile before graduation. 

Example of institutions offering exchange opportunities to our RPg students:

  • California Institute of Technology, U.S.
  • Cornell University, U.S.
  • Georgia Institute of Technology, U.S.
  • Imperial College London, U.K.
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology, U.S.
  • McGill University, Canada
  • Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • Princeton University, U.S.
  • Tsinghua University, China
  • University of British Columbia, Canada
  • University of California, Berkeley, U.S.
  • University of California, Los Angeles, U.S.
  • University of California, San Diego, U.S.
  • University College London, U.K.
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, U.S.
  • University of Michigan, U.S.
  • University of New South Wales, Australia
  • University of Pennsylvania, U.S.