Hong Kong Postgraduate Scholarship

The University of Birmingham is delighted to offer the Hong Kong Postgraduate Scholarship. This award is worth up to £15,000 towards the cost of tuition fees for a 1 year Masters course in any subject area.

Candidates for this scholarship must fulfill the following requirements:

  • have resided in Hong Kong for the seven years preceding 1st October 2014
  • be holders of a degree (or expect to obtain a degree before September 2014) from an institution of tertiary education in Hong Kong. Those with Diplomas and other non-degree qualifications from such institutions may be considered for admission to a relevant Postgraduate Program if their qualifications and working experience are acceptable to the University of Birmingham
  • have applied by the 25th April 2014 for admission to the University of Birmingham through the normal admissions procedures
  • be eligible for admission to their intended course of study (Note: The scholarship award will only be confirmed when the candidate has been offered a place at the University of Birmingham)
  • be able to provide evidence satisfactory to the University of an adequate knowledge of written and spoken English
  • should not have previously studied in the United Kingdom
  • should be able to fund the remaining costs of their studies at Birmingham from other sources

Applications open 9 December 2014, information and application forms are available from The SFAA website in English or Chinese  or by contacting:

Ms Lavinia LAM

Student Financial Assistance Agency

Room 1217, 12/F

Cheung Sha Wan Government Offices,

303 Cheung Sha Wan Road,


Hong Kong

Tel: 2150 6101 or 2150 6110

Please Supply a HK$3 stamped and self addressed A4 size envelope for reply.