The University of Hong Kong: Ranking & Review

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Hong Kong Rank Hong Kong Rank World Rank
1 1 150
Top 1%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Admission selectionYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment22,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$6,250$6,250
International students$11,250$11,250

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 namesHKU
MottoSapientia et Virtus
Wisdom and Virtue
AccreditationEducation Bureau, Hong Kong SAR
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU)
Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)
Universitas 21 (U21)
Academic structureFaculty of Architecture
Faculty of Arts
Faculty of Business and Economics
Faculty of Dentistry
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Law
Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine
Faculty of Science
Faculty of Social Sciences
Graduate School
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff2,250
Student/staff ratio10
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressPok Fu Lam Road
Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Hong Kong
Urbanization levelUrban
City population5,000,000+
Phone+852 2859 2111
Fax+852 2858 2549

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