The UM Macao PhD Scholarship provides each awardee with a monthly stipend of MOP 20,000 (approx. GBP 2,000) and a conference or research-related travel allowance up to MOP 10,000 (approx. GBP 1,000) per academic year for a period up to 4 years. Tuition fees are not included.
The UM Macao PhD Assistantship provides each recipient with a starting monthly stipend of MOP 12,500 (approx. GBP 1,250), this increases to MOP 14,000 (approx. GBP 1,400) after successful defence of the thesis proposal. Tuition fees are not included.
Low cost post-graduate housing is available on campus.
Applicants should as soon as possible approach a potential supervisor to discuss their proposed research project and gain advice about the application procedure. For potential supervisors and their research interests, please see the Programme’s webpage:
Faculty specialise in: Chinese and Comparative Philosophy; Contemporary European Philosophy, especially German Philosophy; Philosophy of Mind; Philosophy of Language; Philosophy of Religion; and Political Philosophy.
For further information about the PhD programme in Philosophy and Religious Studies at the University of Macau, please see:
For information about our funding opportunities, please see: