Applications for the spring semester starting from February should be submitted before 15 September, and applications for the fall semester starting from September should be submitted before 15 March. Applications can be submitted via post or fax.

Students who would like to conduct research at Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU), please see below for application procedures. Graduate students from HKBU who would like to conduct research overseas at LEWI member institutions please contact Miss Alice Lu directly.

A complete application should include:


Mr Edwin Ng

David C. Lam Institute for East-West Studies
Hong Kong Baptist University
Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong
Tel : (852) 3411 7273
Fax : (852) 3411 5128
Email :

  • An Application Form
  • A curriculum vitae
  • Statement of objective
  • A Research proposal
  • A Letter of Approval to be completed by an appropriate authority from the home institution and to be endorsed by the official LEWI representative at home institution; and
  • Any other supporting documents
  • LEWI would assign a HKBU faculty member to the successful applicant as his/her Field supervisor