The Master of Philosophy (MPhil) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Programs provide rigorous training in public policy research to academically outstanding students aspiring to pursue a career in policy research and teaching.
PROGRAM DURATION AND CLASS HOUR
Master of Philosophy (MPhil): Normally 2 years for full-time and 4 years for part-time study.
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD): Normally 3 years if a relevant master’s degree is earned prior to entering the PhD program or 4 years with a first degree for full-time; 6 years for part-time study.
MEDIUM OF INSTRUCTION
All lectures and materials are in English
Details about accommodation arrangements are available at: https://sao.ust.hk/housing/application.html
Full-time RPg tuition fees* per annum HKD 42,100
*Payable in two equal installments at the beginning of each semester.