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Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme 2021-2022


In the 2020 Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University rankings by subject of Engineering – Civil & Structural, PolyU is ranked top 19th globally. If you wish to start your PhD studies under the supervision of top researchers, please apply ASAP.


Application Period

Date Milestones
1 Sep 2020 (at Hong Kong Time 12:00 (GMT +8 hours)) Call for applications
1 Dec 2020 (at Hong Kong Time 12:00 (GMT +8 hours)) Deadline for submitting initial applications to the Research Grants Council (RGC) by the applicants for allocation of reference numbers
2 Dec 2020 (at Hong Kong Time 23:59 (GMT +8 hours)) Deadline for submission of full applications and payment of application fee through the eAdmission System of PolyU


For the application procedures and other useful information, please refer to the PolyU HKPFS Promotional Website:


Our Research Areas and Teams

Research Area Academic Staff
Construction and Transportation Prof. William Hing Keung LAM
Prof. Anthony CHEN
Dr Mark Shu-Chien HSU
Dr Zhen LENG
Prof. Yuhong WANG
Dr Wei MA
Environmental Engineering and Science Prof. Chi Sun POON
Prof. Xiangdong LI
Prof. Shun Cheng LEE
Prof. Tao WANG
Prof. Wei CHU
Prof. Hai GUO
Dr Ben Shao-Yuan LEU
Dr Daniel Chiu Wa TSANG
Dr Peng WANG
Dr Tony Nang Ngai SZE
Geotechnical Engineering Prof. Jianhua Yin
Dr Andy Yat Fai LEUNG
Dr Zhenyu YIN
Dr Chao ZHOU
Coastal & Hydraulic Engineering Prof. Kwok Wing CHAU
Dr Huanfeng DUAN
Dr Alessandro STOCCHINO
Structural Engineering Prof. Jinguang TENG
Prof. Tao YU
Prof. Jianguo DAI
Prof. Yong XIA
Prof. Siu Lai CHAN
Prof. Yiqing NI
Prof. Kwok Fai CHUNG
Dr Tak Ming CHAN

Dr Eddie Siu Shu LAM

Dr Songye ZHU
Dr Ken Siu Kai LAI



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