Lingnan University offers scholarships on MPhil and PhD programs for Bangladeshi students
MPhil, PhD Level.
An applicant for admission to candidature for the degree of MPhil should normally:
a. hold a relevant bachelor's degree with first or second class honors or at an equivalent standard awarded by a tertiary education institution recognized for this purpose by the University; or
b. have obtained an equivalent qualification; or
c. have provided satisfactory evidence of academic and professional attainment.
An applicant for admission to candidature for the degree of PhD should normally:
a. hold a master's degree awarded by a tertiary education institution recognized for this purpose by the University; or
b. hold a relevant bachelor's degree with first or second class honors or at an equivalent standard, and have registered in a program of study for a master's degree at a recognized tertiary education institution for at least one year and have evidence of research achievement; or
c. have obtained an equivalent qualification of a) or b) above; or
d. have provided satisfactory evidence of academic and professional attainment.
Some of the programs have specified additional requirements. Applicants are required to fulfill additional requirements, if any, set by the programs to which they apply for admission.
Applicants who are interested in seeking admission to the MPhil programs should apply to the University directly. Full-time admittees will normally be awarded with Postgraduate Studentships with a monthly stipend of HK$14,300 (rate for 2014-15).
Applicants may seek admission to the PhD programs in two ways as follows:
Outstanding and brilliant applicants may seek admission via the Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme established by the Research Grants Council (RGC). Successful awardees of the Scheme will be provided with a Fellowship with a monthly stipend of HK$20,000.
Applicants may apply to the University directly. Successful applicants will normally be provided with a Postgraduate Studentship with a monthly stipend of HK$14,500*.
*To be revised to HK$14,800 after confirmation of candidature (rates for 2014-15). (Note: US$1=HK$7.
Scholarship for: MPhil, PhD Level.
Total Scholarship: 0
Start Date: November 03, 2014
Last Date: January 30, 2015
More Info: www.ln.edu.hk/reg/info/pgrad
Access to Online Application
An applicant may access the University's online application system via the Internet at www.ln.edu.hk/admissions/applyonline.Only
one program can be applied for in one application. An applicant who wishes to apply for two programs has to submit two applications.
No. of Applications
An applicant is expected to submit one application indicating one program choice. The maximum number of programs an applicant may apply for is two. The program choice(s) cannot be changed after submission. Application for more than two programs or applications for the same program may lead to disqualification of all the applications concerned and any fees paid will be forfeited. For PhD applicants submitted applications in both ways, i.e. via Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (HKPFS) and directly to the University, the total number of programs applying is limited to two also.
Uploading of Documents
An applicant should upload his/her a detailed research proposal, one for each application to the Online Admission System.
The applicant should substantiate the qualifications entered on the application forms by uploading the following documents to the Online Admission System: a. a copy of the graduation certificate(s) and transcript(s) with a complete record of courses attended and examination results of his/her undergraduate studies and above; and b. a copy of the relevant documents, e.g. reports of GMAT/TOEFL results and certificates of professional qualifications.
HKPFS applicants are additionally required to submit the following supporting documents: a. a brief research plan (to describe the proposed research topic and plan) and Past Research Experience (minimum 200 words and maximum 400 words); b. a vision statement of no more than 400 words; and c. a TOEFL/IELTS test report (for an applicant whose degree is from a non-English speaking tertiary institution. For more details, please refer to Section 5 of Admission Criteria and Requirements).
If an applicant is selected for admission, he/she will be required to arrange for the relevant institution(s) to send directly to the University a copy of his/her official transcript(s) for the bachelor's degree(s) and above qualification(s) he/she has obtained. Furthermore, the successful applicant shall show the originals of the documents and identity documents (viz. HKID Card/Passport/Certificate of Identity), to the Registry for verification.
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