The University places great emphasis on the inter-relationship between teaching and research, and currently offers MPhil and PhD programmes in Arts, Business, Science and Social Sciences disciplines. Apart from having a strong international faculty in all the research areas it covers, the University offers close and supportive thesis supervision ensured by student-centred learning, which is one of its core values. At Lingnan, students establish close peer-type working relationships with academics in their departmental homes. To offer more diversified learning opportunities, especially for interdisciplinary research studies, the University has also been offering full-time PhD programmes in collaboration with universities outside of Hong Kong.
In addition, the University offers generous funding support to RPg students, some of which on a competitive-basis, including studentship, conference/field trip sponsorships, overseas research visits scholarships, etc., for facilitating their participation in various scholarly, academic/research-related, exchange and experiential learning activities, and enhancing their student learning experience. For more details regarding Lingnan research postgraduate programmes, like the areas of researches, admission requirements, application methods, financial support, etc., please visit the University website at https://www.ln.edu.hk/rpg/.