The Chinese University of Hong Kong: Ranking & Review

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Hong Kong
Top 2%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment12,500
Academic CalendarSemesters


Local students$6,250$6,250
International students$13,750$13,750

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities-+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences-+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics-+++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine-+++
Engineering | IT-+++
Maths | Natural Sciences-+++

General info

Alternative namesCUHK
MottoThrough Learning and Temperance to Virtue
AccreditationEducation Bureau, Hong Kong SAR
Affiliations and membershipsAsia-Pacific Association for International Education (APAIE)
Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)
Association of University Presidents of China (AUPC)
Eurasia-Pacific Uninet
European Association for International Education (EAIE)
Institute of International Education (IIE)
International Association of Universities (IAU)
Association of International Educators (NAFSA)
University Mobility in Asia and the Pacific (UMAP)
Worldwide Universities Network (WUN)
Academic structureFaculty of Arts
Faculty of Business Administration
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty of Sciences
Faculty of Social Sciences
Graduate School
Colorspurple, gold
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff2,250
Student/staff ratio6
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressShatin, New Territories
Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Hong Kong
Urbanization levelSub-Urban
City population7,501,000
Phone+852 3943 7000
Fax+852 2603 5544

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