O que eu aprenderei?

The Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Program caters for those wishing to pursue a career in advanced industrial research and development or university research and teaching. It emphasizes training in original thinking and independent research. 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.

Energy has been considered a core research area within the broadly-based disciplines of environmental science and technology. It is one of the most salient emerging disciplines amongst many in the fields of engineering, science and social science. Energy Technology research covers many areas, including sustainable technology, conventional technology, and energy efficiency and conservation. The interdisciplinary research postgraduate program in Energy Technology in the School of Engineering at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology provides long-term support to our ongoing educational training and fast-developing research in technology in general.

Due to the multi-disciplinary nature of Energy Technology, research and training in the field is integrated with different disciplines so that students are equipped with the necessary knowledge and experience. The Energy Technology Concentration covers different disciplines including Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electronic and Computer Engineering, Industrial Engineering and Decision Analytics and Mechanical Engineering. Students can enroll in a particular discipline for research with a special focus on topic(s) in Energy Technology.

The School of Engineering has introduced an Energy Technology Concentration in different disciplines with the following research foci and facilities.

Research Foci

The School of Engineering has unrivaled strength in Energy Technology with a strong team of more than 40 faculty members working in one or multiple topics related to energy. The following core research areas represent the current expertise and research activities across the six departments in the School:

  • Conventional Technology
  • Economy and Society
  • Energy Efficiency and Conservation
  • Production of Ethanol from Cellulosic Materials
  • Sustainable Technology

De qual departamento farei parte?

Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Opções de estudo

Período integral (3 YEARS (WITH A RELEVANT RESEARCH MASTER’S DEGREE), 4 YEARS (WITH A BACHELOR’S DEGREE ONLY))

Valores
HK$42.100,00 (R$ 30.523) por ano

*O preço é estimado e tem caráter informativo, por favor, verifique esta informação com a instituição.

Data de início

1 Setembro 2021

Localização

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Clear Water Bay,

Sai Kung, Hong Kong, Kowloon

Requisitos de admissão

Para estudantes internacionais

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.

Os requisitos para o IELTS podem variar de acordo com o curso que você escolher.

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A Universidade de Ciência e Tecnologia de Hong Kong é uma distinta universidade de pesquisa de renome mundial.

  • 27º lugar entre as Melhores Universidades do Mundo
  • 1º lugar entre as Melhores Universidades Jovens do Mundo
  • 10º em empregabilidade global no mundo
  • Docentes - 100% com um grau de PhD