Program Structure And Requirement

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The PhD program in finance is a rigorous, highly structured doctoral program that develops the core skills required for modern finance research.

The Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) program in Finance at HKUST is a two-year research-oriented degree that aims to prepare students for a research and teaching career in universities and research institutes. After successful completion of the M.Phil. program and passing a written qualifying exam, the students may choose to enter the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) program in Finance at HKUST. Students who have been awarded scholarships under the Hong Kong PhD. Fellowship Scheme (HKPFS) enter the PhD program in its first year.