Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) 

IAU Member

China - Hong Kong SAR

top General Information

Address

Street:Baptist University Road Campus
Kowloon Tong

City:Hong Kong

Tel.:+852 3411 7400

Fax:+852 2338 7644

WWW:http://www.hkbu.edu.hk

Institution Funding

Public

History

Founded 1956 as Hong Kong Baptist College, became autonomous 1983, and acquired present status and title 1994.

Academic Year

September to June (September-January; January-June). MBA programme: September to May

Admission Requirements

Either Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination (HKCEE), with Grade E/Level 2 or above in 6 subjects including Chinese Language (or French or German) and English Language with at least 5 subjects in a single sitting; and Hong Kong Advanced Level Examination (HKALE), with Grade E or above in Advanced Supplementary ('AS') subjects of Chinese Language and Culture, and use of English and either 2 advanced Level (AL) subjects or 1 AL subject plus 2 AS subjects obtainable in any two sittings or an acceptable equivalent qualification. Under the new 4-year education system from 2012, the general entrance requirements for applicants with Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) would be: Level 3 for English Language and Chinese Language, and Level 2 for Mathematics, Liberal Studies and One Elective subject. Some programmes have specific minimum entrance requirements, or additions to the above General Entrance Requirements.

Language(s)

English;Chinese

Accrediting Agency

Education Bureau

Religious Affiliation

Other

Student Body

co-ed

top Officers

Head : Roland Chin Tai-hong

Job title:President and Vice-Chancellor


International Relations Officer : Peter Li

Job title:Director, International Office

top Divisions

Academy : Sinology (Jao Tsung-I)

Fields of study:Asian Studies


Academy : Visual Arts

Fields of study:Visual Arts


Centre : Advanced Luminescence Materials

Fields of study:Materials Engineering


Centre : Advancement of English for Professionals

Fields of study:English

More details:Jockey Club Centre


Centre : Advancement of Social Sciences Research

Fields of study:Social Sciences


Centre : Applied Ethics

Fields of study:Ethics


Centre : Child Development

Fields of study:Child Care and Development


Centre : China Urban and Regional Studies

Fields of study:Regional Studies, Urban Studies


Centre : Chinese Cultural Heritage


Centre : CIE Wellness Promotion


Centre : Corporate Governance and Finance Policy


Centre : European Documentation

Fields of study:European Studies


Centre : Geo-Computation Studies

Fields of study:Geophysics


Centre : High Performance Cluster Computing Centre

Fields of study:Computer Engineering

More details:Supported by Dell and Intel (HPCCC)


Centre : Hong Kong Chinese Medicine Authentication

Fields of study:Traditional Eastern Medicine


Centre : Hong Kong Energy Studies

Fields of study:Energy Engineering


Centre : Hong Kong Organic Resource


Centre : Human Resources Strategy and Development

Fields of study:Human Resources


Centre : Liberal Studies in Schools

More details:Resource Centre


Centre : Mathematical Imaging and Vision

Fields of study:Mathematics and Computer Science


Centre : Non-linear Studies

Fields of study:Physics


Centre : Nonlinear and Complex Systems (Beijing-Hong Kong-Singapore Joint Centre)

Fields of study:Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics


Centre : Olympic Studies

Fields of study:Sports Management


Centre : Quantitative Systems Biology

Fields of study:Biology


Centre : Science Consultancy Services

Fields of study:Computer Science, Mathematics, Natural Sciences


Centre : Sino-Christian Studies

Fields of study:Chinese, Christian Religious Studies


Centre : Translation

Fields of study:Translation and Interpretation


Department/Division : Research and Development Division - School of Chinese Medicine

Fields of study:Traditional Eastern Medicine


Faculty : Arts

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Chinese, English, Music, Philosophy, Religion, Translation and Interpretation


Faculty : Science

Fields of study:Applied Mathematics, Applied Physics, Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Environmental Studies, Information Technology, Mathematics, Operations Research, Physics, Statistics


Faculty : Social Sciences

Fields of study:Economics, Education, European Studies, Geography, Geography (Human), Government, History, International Studies, Leisure Studies, Parks and Recreation, Physical Education, Social Sciences, Social Work, Sociology, South Asian Studies


Institute : Advancement of Chinese Medicine

Fields of study:Traditional Eastern Medicine


Institute : Advancing Translational Medicine in Bone & Joint Diseases

Fields of study:Rheumatology


Institute : Business Development (Wing Lung Bank Institute)

Fields of study:Business and Commerce


Institute : Computational Mathematics

Fields of study:Mathematics and Computer Science


Institute : Contemporary China Studies

Fields of study:Asian Studies

More details:Advanced Institute


Institute : Creativity


Institute : East-West Studies (David C. Lam)

Fields of study:Cultural Studies


Institute : Enterprise Development


Institute : Environmental Sciences (Croucher Institute)

Fields of study:Environmental Studies


Institute : Environmental Sciences (HKBU - RCEES Joint Institute)

Fields of study:Environmental Studies


Institute : Journalism and Society

Fields of study:Journalism, Social Studies


Institute : Sino-Humanitas (Mr. Simon Suen and Mrs. Mary Suen )

Fields of study:Asian Studies


Laboratory : Chemical Testing Services/Advanced Instrumentation Laboratory

Fields of study:Chemistry


Laboratory : Dioxin Analysis


Laboratory : Surface Analysis and Material Characterization

Fields of study:Materials Engineering


Research Division : Advancement of Social Sciences Research

Fields of study:Social Sciences


Research Division : Applied Mathematics (Peking University-HKBU Joint Research Institute)

Fields of study:Applied Mathematics


Research Division : Cancer and Inflammation Research (Shum Yiu Foon Shum Bik Chuen Memorial Centre)

Fields of study:Oncology


Research Division : Changshu


Research Division : Chinese Businesses Case Research

Fields of study:Business Administration


Research Division : Comparative Governance and Policy Research

Fields of study:Government


Research Division : e-Transformation Technology Research


Research Division : HKBU-UIC Joint Institute of Research Studies


Research Division : Media and Communication Research

Fields of study:Communication Studies, Media Studies


Research Division : Modern History Research

Fields of study:History, Modern History


Research Division : Pearl River Delta Environment (Sino-Forest Applied Research Centre)

Fields of study:Environmental Studies


Research Division : Physical Recreation and Wellness Research (Dr Stephen Hui)

Fields of study:Parks and Recreation


Research Division : Statistics Research and Consultancy

Fields of study:Statistics


Research Division : Surface Analysis and Research

Fields of study:Materials Engineering


Research Division : Ubiquitous Computing

Fields of study:Computer Science


Research Division : Youth Research and Practice


School : Business

Fields of study:Accountancy, Business and Commerce, E- Business/Commerce, Economics, Finance, Human Resources, Information Technology, Marketing


School : Chinese Medicine

Fields of study:Biomedicine, Medicine, Pharmacy, Traditional Eastern Medicine


School : Communication

Fields of study:Advertising and Publicity, Cinema and Television, Communication Arts, Journalism, Public Relations, Radio and Television Broadcasting


School : Continuing Education

Fields of study:Business and Commerce, Information Technology, International and Comparative Education, Preschool Education, Teacher Training


School : Graduate

top Degrees

Bachelor's Degree


Bachelor's Degree Honours

Fields of study:Accountancy, Advertising and Publicity, Arts and Humanities, Biology, Biomedicine, Business Administration, Chemistry, Chinese, Communication Arts, Computer Science, Economics, English, Environmental Studies, Film, Finance, French Studies, Geography (Human), Germanic Studies, History, Human Resources, International Studies, Journalism, Literature, Marketing, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Media Studies, Multimedia, Music, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Physical Education, Public Relations, Religion, Social Sciences, Social Work, Sociology, Statistics, Traditional Eastern Medicine, Translation and Interpretation, Visual Arts, Writing


Master's Degree

Fields of study:Accountancy, Asian Studies, Business Administration, Chemistry, Chinese, Communication Arts, Comparative Literature, Economics, Education, Film, Finance, Health Administration, Human Resources, Information Technology, Journalism, Leisure Studies, Literature, Marketing, Media Studies, Modern Languages, Multimedia, Music, Pharmacy, Public Administration, Public Health, Radio and Television Broadcasting, Social Sciences, Social Work, Sports, Traditional Eastern Medicine, Translation and Interpretation, Visual Arts, Vocational Counselling


Doctor's Degree

Fields of study:Accountancy, Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Business Administration, Chemistry, Chinese, Communication Arts, Computer Science, Economics, Education, English, Film, Finance, Journalism, Literature, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Philosophy, Physics, Religious Studies, Translation and Interpretation

top Student Services and Facilities

Student Services

Academic Counselling

Canteen

Careers Guidance

Cultural Activities

Facilities for Disabled People

Foreign Studies Centre

Health Services

Language Laboratory

Social Counselling

Sports Facilities

top Academic Periodicals

Periodicals

Research Report

Updated on 14-06-2018