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Admission to the Collaborative PhD Programs of Southern University of Science and Technology 2021(2nd Batch)

 

Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) cooperates with world top universities to offer Collaborative PhD Programs with joint training, dual supervision and awarding of PhD degrees from the partner universities. All outstanding students are welcome to apply.

 

Programs

Program

Maximum Quota

Program Duration

Special Request

University of Macau

30

4 years

 

The University of Hong Kong

7

4 years

 

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

19

4 years

 

City University of Hong Kong

2

4 years

 

University of Warwick

2

4 years

 

University of Surrey

4

4 years

 

University of East Anglia

4

4 years

 

University of Birmingham

15

4 years

 

Polytechnic University of Turin

5

3 years

Limited to students with Master's degrees.

University of Copenhagen

5

3 years

Limited to SUSTech School of Environmental Sciences. Limited to students with Master's degrees.

Université de technologie de Troyes

5

3.5 years

Limited to SUSTech Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering. Limited to students with Master's degrees.

University of Technology Sydney

6

4 years

Limited to SUSTech Department of Biomedical Engineering.

University of Notre Dame

5

4 years

Limited to SUSTech Department of Mechanics and Energy Engineering

 

 

SUSTech PhD Scholarships

SUSTech offers the PhD Scholarship to full-time Collaborative PhD students with excellent research potential. The Scholarship provides stipend for up to three or four years' study period:

 

During the study period in the partner university, SUSTech will provide a stipend according to the PhD stipend rate of the partner university (The Polytechnic University of Turin and University of Notre Dame programs’stipend rate are same as SUSTech rate); during the study period in SUSTech, student will be provided an annual stipend of RMB 100,000.

 

Criteria for PhD Scholarships

 

Applicants should have graduated from a leading university in a country/region, and have demonstrated outstanding potential for research excellence.

 

Minimum GPA requirements:

        For Master level applicants: both Bachelor and Master GPA should be 3.0 or above.

        For Bachelor level applicants: GPA should be 3.0 or above in general, and not lower than 3.4 for applying to HKBU program, not lower than 3.6 for HKU program.

 

Minimum English language requirements:

        Student must meet the English language requirements of the partner university.

        All English test score reports should be issued within the past two years.

        If the English language requirement in any particular subject of any partner university is higher than the general requirement, applicants must meet the higher requirement.

 

Tuition and Accommodation Fees

Students in Hong Kong and Macau programs need to pay the tuition fee to partner universities by themselves. For other programs, tuition fee of partner universities are waived or provided by SUSTech.

 

During the study period in SUSTech, students enrolled in 2021 will be charged SUSTech Tuition fee at RMB10,000 per year. Students are eligible to apply for SUSTech on-campus accommodation. Accommodation fee is RMB 1,300 per year for a single room in the graduate student dormitories.

 

Accommodation while study abroad, visa application, international transportation and all other fees are borne by students themselves.

 

The fees listed above are for reference and are subjected to adjustment according to the regulations of Shenzhen Price Bureau.

 

How to Apply

 

1. Application deadline:

March 14, 2021. Please email the application documents to SUSTech academic department contacts listed below before 6:00PM. Subject of email: Application for SUSTech Collaborative PhD Program 2021 (2nd Batch)-SUSTech Department-Name. List of academic department contacts: https://gs.sustech.edu.cn/callus

 

It is strongly recommended that applicant should contact SUSTech supervisors before submitting the application.

 

2. Application Documents (PDF version):

(1) Application Form (Please download the “Application form-SUSTech PhD” from http://gs.sustc.edu.cn/zhaoshengQ&A)

(2) Personal Statement, in Chinese or English.

(3) Degree certificates and academic transcripts, which must be original documents or notarized copies. If applicants are university students, they shall also provide an official pre-graduation certificate/letter showing their student status and stating the expected graduation date. For all documents in languages other than Chinese or English, notarized copies of translations in Chinese or English need to be provided.

(4) Photocopies of language proficiency certificates.

(5) Research proposal, in Chinese or English.        

(6) Two letters of recommendation with appropriate contact details, in Chinese or English.

(7) A photocopy of passport information page.

(8) Other documents that prove academic abilities.

 

Departments may require hard copies of the above documents. Application materials will not be returned regardless of the result of application.

 

Evaluation and Admission

 

Applications will be considered on the basis of the documents provided by the applicants. An interview and/or additional tests may be needed. Students who pass SUSTech selection will be notified to apply to the partner university. The final admission result will be announced by SUSTech or the partner university and offer letters will be issued by partner universities around May to July 2021. Enrollment will be in September to October 2021.

 

Enquiries

Miss Bao Zhu,

Program Coordinator, SUSTech Graduate School

Email:zhub@sustech.edu.cn