City University of Hong Kong: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#319 of 14,131 In the World
#37 of 5,830 In Asia
#17 of 960 In China
#4 of 11 In Hong Kong
#14 of 1,005 For Architectural Engineering
Top100 For 52 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
35%
Enrollment
17,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate35%
Admissions RequirementsMeet general requirement, English and/or Chinese proficiency. Individual programmes may have additional entrance requirements. Consult university for details.
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - December; January-May), Summer term, June-August
Enrollment17,500
Full time employee3,250
Student:staff ratio5:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
53,591
Citations
1,716,734

City University of Hong Kong majors

by publication & citation count

Engineering
22,050 / 761,684
Physics
14,284 / 480,732
Chemistry
13,525 / 486,787
Materials Science
11,431 / 397,068
Computer Science
10,138 / 278,439
Business
5,560 / 259,486
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
5,094 / 136,797
Biology
4,523 / 208,200
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
4,032 / 108,989
Mathematics
3,923 / 141,503
Economics
3,123 / 97,306
Environmental Science
2,822 / 118,769
Medicine
2,595 / 59,463
Optical Engineering
2,558 / 56,790
Psychology
2,314 / 104,693
Automation and Control engineering
2,232 / 108,300
Nanotechnology
2,066 / 133,572
Chemical Engineering
1,798 / 64,211
Electronic Engineering
1,408 / 37,155
Blockchain and Cryptography
1,340 / 44,947
Art & Design
1,315 / 25,277
Computer Networking
1,312 / 26,327
Computer Vision
1,249 / 30,793
Political Science
1,241 / 15,050
Sociology
1,065 / 30,901
Metallurgical Engineering
991 / 47,258
Social Psychology
936 / 61,561
Machine Learning
893 / 29,950
Investment Banking and Stock trading
890 / 30,609
Electrical Engineering
843 / 23,126
Management Information Systems
774 / 45,182
Applied Mathematics
769 / 24,280
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics
737 / 23,450
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science
734 / 36,794
Demography
718 / 21,234
Finance
688 / 22,090
Marketing
675 / 58,322
Computational Linguistics
645 / 11,094
Condensed Matter Physics
639 / 12,854
Structural Engineering
603 / 24,593

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 5 6
1992 7 14
1993 7 26
1994 23 54
1995 293 93
1996 548 372
1997 759 918
1998 803 1718
1999 991 3078
2000 1139 4338
2001 1193 6444
2002 1327 9447
2003 1508 13311
2004 1628 17912
2005 1739 24774
2006 1960 32910
2007 1928 39878
2008 2136 49993
2009 2299 61239
2010 2401 67702
2011 2581 80190
2012 2838 92840
2013 2886 106386
2014 3168 122391
2015 3305 130833
2016 3363 138841
2017 3661 153247
2018 3775 158753
2019 4531 191347
2020 4979 226762
2021 5515 271277

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students $6,250$11,250
International students $11,250$11,250

The City University of Hong Kong has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities ++++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences +++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics +++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine
Engineering | IT +++
Maths | Natural Sciences ++++
Bachelor's Degree Accountancy, Applied Physics, Architecture, Asian Studies, Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Chinese, Cinema and Television, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Construction Engineering, Criminology, Economics, Electronic Engineering, Energy Engineering, Engineering, English, English Studies, Finance, History, Industrial Engineering, Information Management, Information Technology, International Business, International Relations and Diplomacy, International Studies, Law, Linguistics, Management, Management Systems, Marketing, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mathematics and Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, Media Studies, Multimedia, Nuclear Engineering, Physics, Political Sciences, Social Work, Sociology, Structural Architecture, Translation and Interpretation, Veterinary Science
Bachelor's Degree Honours Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Engineering, Law, Social Sciences
Postgraduate Certificate/Diploma Accountancy, Building Technologies, Computer Networks, Engineering, Environmental Studies, Information Management, Law
Master's Degree Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Fine Arts, Law, Natural Sciences
Master of Philosophy Accountancy, Applied Mathematics, Architecture, Asian Studies, Biomedical Engineering, Biomedicine, Building Technologies, Chemistry, Chinese, Civil Engineering, Communication Studies, Computer Science, E- Business/Commerce, Economics, Electronic Engineering, Energy Engineering, Engineering, English, Environmental Studies, Finance, History, International Business, International Economics, International Studies, Law, Linguistics, Management, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Media Studies, Physics, Public Health, Social Sciences, Technology, Translation and Interpretation, Veterinary Science
Doctor's Degree Accountancy, Architecture, Asian Studies, Biomedical Engineering, Biomedicine, Business Administration, Chinese, Civil Engineering, Communication Studies, Computer Science, Ecology, Economics, Electronic Engineering, Energy Engineering, Engineering, Engineering Management, English, Environmental Management, Finance, History, International Studies, Law, Linguistics, Management, Marketing, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, Public Health, Social Sciences, Translation and Interpretation, Veterinary Science

City University of Hong Kong alumni

  1. Ali Lee

    Ali Lee
    Years
    1982-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    actor
    Biography

    Ali Lee Kai-sum is a Hong Kong actress and television host contracted to TVB.

  2. Anson Lo

    Anson Lo
    Years
    1995-.. (age 27)
    Occupations
    actor
    Biography

    Anson Lo Hon-ting is a Hong Kong singer, dancer and actor. In 2018, Lo made his debut as a member of the Hong Kong boy group Mirror, managed by HK Television Entertainment. Lo released his first solo single "A Lifelong Mission" (Chinese: 一所懸命) on 29 February 2020. He won the Best New Artist Gold Award at the 43rd RTHK Top 10 Gold Song Awards. In 2021, he won the Best New Asian Artist Award at the 2021 Mnet Asian Music Awards.

  3. Ian Chan

    Ian Chan
    Years
    1993-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    actorvolleyball playersinger
    Biography

    Ian Chan Cheuk-yin, is a Hong Kong singer-songwriter, actor, and a member of the Cantopop group Mirror. He was a former volleyball player for the Hong Kong men's national volleyball team and South China Athletic Association. He is also the founder of the clothing brand Indipandant (stylized as iNDIPANDANT and idpt.).

  4. Fiona Sit

    Fiona Sit
    Years
    1981-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    singeractor
    Biography

    Fiona Sit is a Hong Kong singer and actress.

General info

Alternative names CityU
香港城市大學
Founded 1984
Accreditation Education Bureau
Motto Officium et Civitas
Academic structure College of Business
College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences
College of Science and Engineering
Community College of City University
School of Creative Media
School of Energy and Environment
School of Law
School of Veterinary Medicine
Chow Yei Ching School of Graduate Studies
School of Continuing and Professional Education
Affiliations and memberships Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)

Location and Contacts

Address 83, Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon
Hong Kong
China
City population 7,501,000
Phone +852 3442 9317
Fax +852 3442 0337

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