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Research Postgraduate

Research Postgraduate Programmes

Doctor of Philosophy / Master of Philosophy 

 
  • Our Department offers Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) and Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) programmes in full-time or part-time mode. Interested applicants do not necessarily possess a first degree in religious studies or philosophy.

Fields of Study

The faculty members of our Department actively partake in a wide range of research in areas related to religious studies and/or philosophical studies, including but not limited to those listed below:

 

Religious Studies

  • Chinese Popular Religions
  • Christianity
  • Confucianism
  • Daoism
  • Chinese Christianity
  • Modern Critique of Religion
  • Religious Ethics

 

Philosophical Studies

  • Applied Ethics (such as AI Ethics or Peace studies)
  • Chinese Philosophical Traditions (Buddhist, Confucian, Daoist, Modern)
  • Comparative Philosophical Studies (Chinese, European, North American)
  • History and Philosophy of Science & Technology
  • Normative Ethics
  • Logic
  • Metaphysics
  • Modern and Contemporary Continental European Philosophy
  • Philosophy of Language
  • Philosophy of Religion
  • Social and Political Philosophy

 

You can refer to the research areas of our faculty members in the “Peoples” section of this website. On the other hand, you can also refer to the Arts Research Handbook below for more details:  Read more 

 

Admission Requirements 

For details about admission requirement of our M.Phil. and Ph.D. programmes, please visit the following website of Graduate School:  Read more 

 

Application

For details about application of our M.Phil. and Ph.D. programmes, please visit the following website of Graduate School:  Read more