Research Postgraduate

The EEE Department offers research-based postgraduate programmes in both master and Ph.D. level:

  • Master of Philosophy (MPhil)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)


Students who hold a Bachelor’s degree with honours and/or a taught Master’s degree will normally be considered for admission to a 4-year PhD programme.  Students who hold a research Master’s degree will be admitted to a 3-year PhD programme.

Admitted candidates must follow an approved course of study and complete their study under the supervision of at least one research supervisor. For a list of potential research supervisor, please refer to the faculty research interest page.

Research Areas

Research activities in the Department are grouped into the following areas:

  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Communications and Networking Systems
  • Electronics and Optics
  • Energy Systems and Electric Vehicles
  • Signal Processing and Control Systems


Details of research activities within these groupings can be viewed here.

Research Postgraduate (RPG) Admission

Please click here for Research Postgraduate (RPG) admission information.

Departmental Requirements

Candidates are required to make an oral presentation of their research proposal as part of the procedure for the confirmation of candidature. Each candidate is also required to give at least one research seminar before submission of thesis title. Please click here for more details.

Postgraduate Admissions Advisor

Professor L.K. Yeung
Tel: 2857 8493
Fax: 2559 8738

Course Outlines & Course Offered

Please check out here for RPG course outlines and course offered in current year.