To deepen the collaboration between the University of Macau and the higher education and research institutes of the Greater Bay Area and mainland China on nurturing excellence and research cooperation, UM has launched the PhD Joint Programmes with the following partner universities/institutes:

Applicants apply for the PhD Joint Programmes only through the online application system of UM.

After students are admitted into the PhD Joint programmes, they will undertake their first year of PhD study at UM and study at the partner university/institute for another three years to complete the UM PhD degree. Students will be jointly supervised by supervisors from UM and the partner university/institute. They will receive a PhD degree from UM upon completion of the Programme.