PhD (F/T)
Primary Supervisor: Weixia Gu
Co-Supervisor: Shahla Ali
Field of Study: Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, International Law
Thesis Title:  N/A

Tang Yi is a Ph.D. student at the University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law, where she also received her Double Bachelor Degree (BSocSc (Government & Laws) & LLB) and MPhil Degree in 2017 and 2020 respectively. Yi has been working as a research assistant for Dr. Gu Weixia on a number of research projects. Yi’s academic interests include international arbitration, dispute resolution, private international law and cross-border legal issues, with a particular focus on China.


“[Journal Article] GU Weixia & TANG Yi, “China’s Belt and Road Development and A New International Commercial Arbitration Initiative in Asia”, Chinese Review of International Law, no. 1, 2020, pp.105-128.

[Conference Paper] TANG Yi, “Applying PRC’s BITs to HK and Macau SARs: Contradictions between the Chinese Government and Investment Tribunals”, Challenges and Opportunities for Asia-Pacific International Commercial Arbitration and Investor-State Dispute Settlement Symposium, University of Sydney Law School, Australia Sydney, 15 November 2019.”

Entrance Scholarship for Outstanding Mainland Students (2012-2017), HKSAR Government Scholarship Fund 2015/2016 Reaching Out Award, Postgraduate Scholarship