Application Procedures

  • For Applicants of Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (HKPFS)
    Please visit for details.
  • For All Applicants
    • Submit an Application
      Read, and then submit an online application at

      (Remarks: The Programme starts to accept applications for the 2021-22 Intake on 1 September 2020.)

      Before clicking "Submit" at the System, please ensure all information is complete and accurate. If you have not yet completed filling out the application form, please click "Save" instead of "Submit". It is because very soon after you click "Submit", you will be unable to revise your application form via the System as our Admission Panel will freeze your application so as to start processing your application. Amendments can be made, only by contacting us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., but would unavoidably delay the time your application is handled.

    • Pay the Application Fee
      The application fee for each application is HK$300. The application fee, once paid, is not refundable. You can pay by credit card or bank draft/ cheque.

    • Arrange all supporting documents (see “Application Document” for details) to reach the Graduate Division of Social Work by post mail preferably on or before 1 December 2020 or by 29 January 2021, the latest.