Lingnan is now offering PhD programmes in Chinese for applicants who want to pursue research various areas.
PhD in Chinese
Duration: 3 or 4 years (Full-time)
Place: Hong Kong
Lingnan is now offering PhD programmes in Chinese for applicants who want to pursue research in the following areas:
Chinese language, linguistics, and stylistics
Classical Chinese literature
Creative writing and media writing
Literature and cinema
Modern and contemporary literature in Chinese (from Chinese Mainland, Hong Kong, and Taiwan)
Applicants may seek admission to the PhD programme in two ways as follows:
1. Apply for PhD Programmes via the Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (HKPFS)
Outstanding and brilliant applicants may seek admission via the HKPFS by 1 December 2018 (Hong Kong Time 12:00 noon). Fellowship awardees will be provided with a Fellowship with a monthly stipend of HK$25,100*, and waived the full tuition fee for his/her first year of study. Students who apply for and do not get the fellowship can still be considered for the regular PhD places at Lingnan....
The Department is able to supervise MPhil and PhD degrees by research and thesis in a wide range of cultural and linguistic subjects. Intending research students should n
Research Degrees in Chinese and Inner Asian Studies
Mode of Attendance: Full Time or Part Time
The Department is able to supervise MPhil and PhD degrees by research and thesis in a wide range of cultural and linguistic subjects. Intending research students should not feel constrained to limit their choice of topics to those indicated against the names of current staff members (postgraduate students have recently been working on such diverse topics as color symbolism in ancient Chinese texts, Chinese cinema, and Chinese Braille systems, and translation studies). If necessary, arrangements can be made for joint supervision with teachers from other departments of SOAS. Research undertaken at MPhil and PhD level is based on literary, documentary, and archive materials in the languages of the area and/or on fieldwork conducted in those languages....