¿Qué aprenderé?

The Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Program provides rigorous training in public policy research to academically outstanding students aspiring to pursue a career in policy research and teaching. Given the breadth and depth of research faculty expertise across departments and schools in HKUST, students in the Public Policy Programs will have the opportunity to specialize in one of the following key policy area: Science, Technology and Innovation Policy, Environmental Policy and Sustainability, Social Changes and Public Policy, and China’s Development Policy.

The PhD Program seeks to train students in original research in public policy and to cultivate the independent, interdisciplinary and innovative thinking that is essential for a successful career in public policy research and formulation. A candidate for a PhD degree is expected to demonstrate mastery of knowledge in the chosen discipline and to synthesize and create new knowledge, making an original and substantial contribution to the discipline.

Students in PhD in Public Policy program will have the opportunity to specialize in one of the following four policy areas.

Research Foci

The following areas are the Division's main foci:

  • Science, Technology and Innovation Policy
  • Environmental Policy and Sustainability
  • Social Changes and Public Policy
  • China's Development Policies

¿En cuál departamento estoy?

Division of Public Policy

Opciones de estudio

a tiempo completo (3 YEARS (WITH A RELEVANT RESEARCH MASTER’S DEGREE), 4 YEARS (WITH A BACHELOR’S DEGREE ONLY))

Costos de estudio
HK$42.100,00 (US$ 5.414) por año

*El precio que se muestra es una referencia, por favor verificar con la institución

Fecha de inicio

1 Septiembre 2020

Lugar

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Clear Water Bay,

Sai Kung, Hong Kong, Kowloon

Requerimiento de entrada

Para estudiantes de Estados Unidos

Applicants seeking admission to a doctoral degree program should have obtained a bachelor’s degree with a proven record of outstanding performance from a recognized institution; or presented evidence of satisfactory work at the postgraduate level on a full-time basis for at least one year, or on a part-time basis for at least two years. Applicants have to fulfill English Language requirements with one of the following proficiency attainments: TOEFL- iBT: 80; TOEFL- pBT: 550; TOEFL-Revised paper-delivered test (effective from 2018/19 admission): 60 (total scores for Reading, Listening and Writing sections); IELTS (Academic Module): Overall score: 6.5 and All sub-score: 5.5; Applicants don't need to present TOEFL or IELTS score if their first language is English, or they obtained the bachelor's degree (or equivalent) from an institution where the medium of instruction was English.

Para estudiantes internacionales

Applicants seeking admission to a doctoral degree program should have obtained a bachelor’s degree with a proven record of outstanding performance from a recognized institution; or presented evidence of satisfactory work at the postgraduate level on a full-time basis for at least one year, or on a part-time basis for at least two years.

Applicants have to fulfill English Language requirements with one of the following proficiency attainments:

  • TOEFL- iBT: 80*
  • TOEFL- pBT: 550
  • TOEFL-Revised paper-delivered test: 60 (total scores for Reading, Listening and Writing sections)
  • IELTS (Academic Module): Overall score: 6.5 and All sub-score: 5.5

* refers to the total score in one single attempt

Applicants don't need to present TOEFL or IELTS score if

  • their first language is English, or
  • they obtained the bachelor's degree (or equivalent) from an institution where the medium of instruction was English.

Additional Information

  • Applicants must possess a bachelor’s degree in any field with strong academic performance, especially in analytical courses.
  • Applicants are highly recommended to have a satisfactory GMAT or GRE score.

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La Hong Kong University of Science and Technology es una distinguida universidad de investigación de renombre mundial.

  • La 32.a entre las mejores universidades del mundo
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