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How to Apply for Research Studies

You can apply for admission throughout the year.

Simply follow step 1-2-3 to start your application today!

Step 1

Open an account in the eAdmission system

  • Tell us who you are, where you are from and how to contact you.
  • Provide your education/ professional/ employment background.


Login with your registered email and password

  • Fill in the online application form.
  • Save the progress and retrieve your application to continue anytime.
Step 2

Explore our research postgraduate programmes


Apply timely before the deadline

  • Choose your preferred entry semester here and click "Search".


  • Observe the application deadline of individual Departments/ Schools for specific entry periods.
Step 3

Prepare your documents

  • Follow the guidelines to save your academic transcripts, official examination results and other supporting documents in PDF format before uploading to the system.


Submit your application

  • Preview your application summary and ensure all information entered is accurate and complete.
  • Settle the application fee after submitting your application.
  • Keep the application number assigned to you and quote it in future correspondence with PolyU.


Find Your Research Postgraduate Programmes

Faculty of Business
School of Accounting and Finance
Department of Logistics and Maritime Studies
Department of Management and Marketing


Faculty of Construction and Environment
Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics
Department of Building Environment and Energy Engineering
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Department of Building and Real Estate


Faculty of Engineering
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Department of Computing
Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Department of Aeronautical and Aviation Engineering
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering


Faculty of Humanities
Department of Chinese and Bilingual Studies
Department of Chinese History and Culture
Department of English and Communication


Faculty of Health and Social Sciences
Department of Applied Social Sciences
Department of Health Technology and Informatics
Department of Rehabilitation Sciences
School of Nursing
School of Optometry


Faculty of Science
Department of Applied Physics
Department of Applied Biology and Chemical Technology
Department of Applied Mathematics
Department of Food Science and Nutrition


School of Design
School of Fashion and Textiles
School of Hotel and Tourism Management


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