To meet basic requirement of CityU admission, English proficiency test result must be provided.

English Proficiency Requirement of College of Engineering:
---a minimum TOEFL score of 550 (paper-based) or 213 (computer-based) or 79 (internet-based); or
---a minimum overall band score of 6.5 in IELTS; or
---a score of 490 in the Chinese mainland’s College English Test Band 6; or
---other test scores that may be regarded as equivalent to TOEFL 550 (paper-based) or 213 (computer-based) or 79 (internet-based).
(Please note that individual Departments in the College may adopt a higher standard.)

You may have better opportunity with one or two peer-reviewed papers published. (Must be SCI and top 50% in its category).
Admission Book of CityU PhD students:
To apply (please apply "Research Degree Program"):

Financial Support for Graduate Students:
  Hong Kong govement provides a stipend of  > HKD 18,000 per month, 12 months per year, to all successful candidates. The tuition fee may be waived and travel funds is provided to students with good academic performance.

With a high GPA and an excellent publication record, you are encouranged to apply HKPFS.
  Hong Kong PhD  Fellowship
  Funding and Scholarship
• Monthly stipend of HK$25,000               plus
• Conference and travel allowance of    HK$10,000 per year
  Details about Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme:
Since our research programs is highly interdisciplinary, bridging chemistry, materials science, as well as energy science etc, all the lab members will have the opportunities to be exposed to and master a broad spectrum of fundamental and technical knowledge in the synthesis, characterization, as well as energy oriented applications of nanomaterials. Students will also learn project management and presentation proficiency. This skill set is essential for future success in both the academic and industrial environments. 

Graduate student positions available: interested applicants should send their CV via emails to <>. I will try my best to reply all emails received.