School of Law Admission Scholarship for the Full-time PCLL Programme

Purpose of the Scholarship

To reward outstanding applicants to the School of Law’s Postgraduate Certificate in Laws (PCLL) Programme who fulfill the criteria for the award.

Number and Value of Award

A maximum of 10 scholarships will be awarded to the PCLL students in each academic year. The value of each scholarship will be HK$50,000. The number of scholarships and allocation of scholarships each year are left entirely at the discretion of the School, and the decision is final.

The Scholarship is payable directly to a successful applicant. .


All PCLL students (local and non-local) are eligible for the Scholarship.

Criteria for the Award

Selection of recipients will be based on a consideration of relevant factors, primarily their academic merits.

The Scholarship will be paid to the recipients after their completion of studies of Semester A in their PCLL study. To receive the Scholarship, a recipient must:

  • accept an admission offer, enrol in the PCLL programme by paying all required fees and commence his/her study in Semester A of the given academic year; and
  • undertake all the required credit units in each of the two semesters of his/her study and complete the study within one academic year.

Failure by any student to comply with any condition specified above will result in forfeiture of the Scholarship. The School of Law may also require a recipient in breach of the above to repay the money to the School.

Application Procedure and Deadline

All PCLL programme applicants will enter the application for the scholarship automatically.


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