The Open University of Hong Kong Rankings

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In the World#2012 of 14178
In Asia#506 of 5833
In China#163 of 960
In Hong Kong#9 of 11

Quick Review

Enrollment
17,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
English;Chinese

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,372
Citations
21,077

The Open University of Hong Kong majors

by publication count

Computer science
327
Psychology
225
Medicine
107
Business
107
Sociology
79
Economics
62
Engineering
47
Political science
44
Chemistry
39
Biology
37
Mathematics
36
Environmental science
27
Art
21
History
14
Geography
13
Materials science
13
Physics
3
Philosophy
2
Geology
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Sociology10271,863
Business10583,144
Economics11142,769
Computer science16773,884
Psychology18362,848
Political science2089148
Environmental science2369545
Mathematics23751,042
History25436
Medicine26851,459
Engineering2820369
Philosophy33191
Biology3499850
Geography396431
Chemistry4128363
Materials science475252
Physics48898

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199612
199730
1998123
19991224
20001537
20012177
20022388
200330189
200430254
200542311
200624507
200733623
200827739
200929830
2010391058
2011341144
2012481230
2013581386
2014681545
2015741455
2016631346
20171151323
20181101306
20191041616
20201962260

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsDistance-learning programmes: Anyone aged 17 or above. No academic entry requirements, except for postgraduate and professional programmes. Full-time face-to-face programmes: Requirements vary according to different degree programmes: Form-6 school leavers, Associate Degree holders, Hong-Kong Advanced Level Examination (HKALE) and its equivalents
Academic CalendarDistance - learning programmes: April to March, (April-September; October-March); Full-time face-to-face programmes: September to August
Enrollment17,500
Full time employee1,750
Student:staff ratio10:1

Tuition

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

The Open University of Hong Kong has on-campus housing.

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+++
Bachelor's DegreeChild Care and Development, Education, English, Preschool Education, Special Education
Bachelor's Degree HonoursChinese, English, Foreign Languages Education, Preschool Education, Primary Education
Master's DegreeEducation, Foreign Languages Education
Doctor's DegreeEducation

General info

Alternative namesOUHK
香港公開大學
Founded1989
WikipediaOpen University of Hong Kong
AccreditationEducation Bureau
MottoEducation for All
Colorsblue, green

Location and Contacts

Address30 Good Shepherd Street, Homantin, Kowloon
Hong Kong
China
City population7,501,000
Phone+852 2711 2100
Fax+852 2715 0760

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