Summer Undergraduate Research Programme (SURP)
The Summer Undergraduate Research Programme (SURP) provides an opportunity for undergraduate students from overseas universities to undertake research attachments for eight weeks at CUHK during the summer. Students will be actively engaged in research under the supervision of a CUHK faculty member and earn three credits upon successful completion of the programme.
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|A Global Cohort
|Full-time senior undergraduate students currently registered at an overseas and non-Chinese university with good academic standing are eligible.
|Up to 100 international undergraduate students will be hosted. Admission rests with the CUHK host supervisors.
|Dates & Schedule
|Credits & Transcripts
|SURP will take place during 23 June–17 August 2024 for eight weeks. Students are expected to devote at least 20 hours per week to the research project. Supervisors will discuss the actual time commitment with their students upon admission.
|Students will be registered in a 3-credit CUHK course titled ‘Independent Research on International Studies’ to conduct a research project. A transcript will be issued to their home institution upon successful completion. Final decision on credit transfer will be determined by the home institution.
|Diverse Research Topics
|Over 90 research topics are offered by CUHK host supervisors. Please visit HERE for more information.
|Research work and reports will be conducted in English. However, different projects may have different language requirements as set out by the supervisors.
|Living on Campus
|Participants will be immersed in the local culture through a series of orientation, social and cultural activities.
|On-campus housing will be arranged on a shared room basis.