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Areas of Excellence Scheme - Eighth Round Exercise Funding Results

Project Title
Participating
UGC-funded Universities#
Approved
Budget*
($ million)
Budget to be Funded
by the RGC*
($ million)
Institute of Metabolic Medicine
CUHK, HKBU, HKU, PolyU
77.803
72.669
Centre for Slope Safety
CUHK, HKU, HKUST
91.852
73.792
Probing the Fundamental Structure of Matter with High Energy Particle Collisions
CUHK, HKU, HKUST
78.832

69.620

Total
248.487

216.081

# CUHK: The Chinese University of Hong Kong
   HKBU: Baptist University of Hong Kong
   HKU: The University of Hong Kong
   HKUST: The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
   PolyU: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

* Inclusive of indirect / on-costs