Summer Research Programme
The Graduate School has organized the first Summer Research Programme in 2021, supporting around 40 elite senior year undergraduate and Master’s students to attend an eight-week programme from June to August 2021. In 2023, the Programme has been extended to 10 weeks and admitted around 100 outstanding senior year undergraduate and Master’s students around the world to participate in the intense research training programme with extra-curricular activities. The Programme has been successfully completed in August 2023. Selected participants with outstanding academic records and excellent performance during the Summer Research Programme have been awarded a conditional offer of the HKU Presidential PhD Scholarship.
Application details for Summer Research Programme 2024 will be announced in November 2023. Stay tuned.
Undergraduate Research Fellowship Programme
The Undergraduate Research Fellowship Programme (URFP) is a prestigious programme aimed to enhance students’ learning experience and to nurture the next generation of researchers/scholars. It offers opportunities for academically outstanding undergraduate students to undertake research under the guidance and supervision of academics who have a strong research track record and experience in training research postgraduate students. Students enrolled in the URFP are required to undertake a research study. If research internship forms an essential part of the research study, the enrolled students will be considered for awards for undertaking such research internships locally, in the Mainland or overseas. For details, please visit the URFP page.