The University of Hong Kong (HKU) 

IAU-016576
https://www.whed.net/institutions/IAU-016576

IAU Member

China - Hong Kong SAR

top General Information

Address

Street:Pokfulam Road

City:Hong Kong

Tel.:+852 2859-2111

Fax:+852 2858-2549

WWW:http://www.hku.hk

Other Sites

Also Teaching Hospitals

Institution Funding

Public

History

Founded 1911. A self-governing body financed mainly by the HKSAR government.

Academic Year

September to June

Admission Requirements

Hong Kong Certificate of Education (HKCEE) or equivalent, and Hong Kong Advanced Level Examination (HKALE) or equivalent, or other qualifications as equivalent

Language(s)

English;Chinese

Accrediting Agency

Education Bureau

Student Body

co-ed

top Officers

Head : Xiang Zhang

Job title:Vice-Chancellor and President


International Relations Officer : W. John Kao

Job title:Vice-President and Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Global)

top Divisions

Centre : Advancement in Special Education

Fields of study:Special Education


Centre : Advancement of Chinese Language Education and Research

Fields of study:Chinese


Centre : Ageing (Sau Po)

Fields of study:Gerontology


Centre : Alimentary Research and Education

Fields of study:Food Science


Centre : American Studies

Fields of study:American Studies


Centre : Anthropological Research

Fields of study:Anthropology


Centre : Applied English Studies

Fields of study:English Studies


Centre : Applied Spectroscopy and Analytical Sciences

Fields of study:Chemistry


Centre : Architecture and Urban Design for China and Hong Kong

Fields of study:Architecture and Planning


Centre : Asian Entrepreneurship and Business Values

Fields of study:Small Business


Centre : Asian Studies

Fields of study:Asian Studies


Centre : Behavioural Health

Fields of study:Health Sciences


Centre : Biomedical Engineering

Fields of study:Bioengineering


Centre : Buddhist Studies

Fields of study:Asian Religious Studies


Centre : Cancer Research

Fields of study:Oncology


Centre : Cellular Biology

Fields of study:Cell Biology


Centre : China Development Studies

Fields of study:East Asian Studies

More details:International Centre


Centre : China Financial Research

Fields of study:Finance


Centre : Chinese Law

Fields of study:Law


Centre : Chinese Management

Fields of study:Management


Centre : Chong Yuet Ming Amenities


Centre : Civil Society and Governance

Fields of study:Social Sciences


Centre : Cleft Lip and Palate

Fields of study:Surgery


Centre : Clinical Trials

Fields of study:Health Sciences


Centre : Cognitive Science

Fields of study:Cognitive Sciences


Centre : Communication Disorders

Fields of study:Communication Disorders


Centre : Comparative and Public Law

Fields of study:Comparative Law, Public Law


Centre : Construct I.T.

Fields of study:Building Technologies


Centre : Criminology

Fields of study:Criminology


Centre : Cultural Policy Research

Fields of study:Cultural Studies


Centre : Development and Resources for Students


Centre : E-Commerce Infrastructure Development

Fields of study:E- Business/Commerce


Centre : Educational Leadership

Fields of study:Educational Administration


Centre : Electrical Energy Systems

Fields of study:Electrical Engineering


Centre : Endocrinology and Diabetes

Fields of study:Diabetology, Endocrinology


Centre : Enhancement of Teaching and Learning

Fields of study:Pedagogy


Centre : Environmental Engineering Research

Fields of study:Environmental Engineering


Centre : European Studies

Fields of study:European Studies


Centre : Financial Innovation and Risk Management

Fields of study:Finance


Centre : Fong Shu Chuen Amenities


Centre : Genomic Sciences

Fields of study:Genetics


Centre : Globalization and Cultures

Fields of study:International Studies


Centre : Hong Kong Prehistory

Fields of study:Archaeology


Centre : Hong Kong Putonghua Education and Assessment

Fields of study:Educational Testing and Evaluation


Centre : Human Development and Birth Defects


Centre : Human Reproduction

Fields of study:Genetics


Centre : Humanities and Medicine

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Medicine


Centre : Infection (Carol Yu)

Fields of study:Virology


Centre : Influenza Research

Fields of study:Virology


Centre : Information Security and Cryptography

Fields of study:Information Technology


Centre : Information Technology in Education

Fields of study:Information Technology


Centre : Infrastructure and Construction Industry Development

Fields of study:Building Technologies


Centre : Journalism and Media Studies

Fields of study:Journalism, Media Studies


Centre : Language

Fields of study:Modern Languages


Centre : Law and Technology

Fields of study:Law, Technology


Centre : Lung Fu Shan Environmental Education

Fields of study:Environmental Studies


Centre : Materials Science

Fields of study:Materials Engineering


Centre : Navigational Dentistry

Fields of study:Dentistry


Centre : Neuroscience

Fields of study:Neurosciences


Centre : Nonlinear Mechanics

Fields of study:Mechanical Engineering


Centre : Pokfulam Amenities


Centre : Real Estate and Urban Economics

Fields of study:Real Estate


Centre : Renewable Energy in Architecture

Fields of study:Architectural and Environmental Design


Centre : Research in Plant Drugs Development

Fields of study:Pharmacology


Centre : Social Sciences Research

Fields of study:Social Sciences


Centre : Study of Liver Disease

Fields of study:Hepatology


Centre : Teachers of English Language Education

Fields of study:Foreign Languages Education


Centre : Technology Support

Fields of study:Technology


Centre : Theoretical and Computational Physics

Fields of study:Physics


Centre : Urban Studies and Urban Planning

Fields of study:Town Planning


Faculty : Architecture

Fields of study:Architecture


Faculty : Arts

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Modern Languages


Faculty : Business and Economics

Fields of study:Business and Commerce, Economics


Faculty : Dentistry

Fields of study:Dentistry


Faculty : Education

Fields of study:Education


Faculty : Engineering

Fields of study:Engineering


Faculty : Law

Fields of study:Law


Faculty : Medicine (Li Ka Shing)

Fields of study:Medicine


Faculty : Science

Fields of study:Natural Sciences


Faculty : Social Sciences

Fields of study:Social Sciences


Institute : Advanced IT Training

Fields of study:Information Technology


Institute : AIDS


Institute : Cardiovascular Science and Medicine

Fields of study:Cardiology


Institute : China and Global Development

Fields of study:East Asian Studies


Institute : Cyberport


Institute : Economics and Business Strategy

Fields of study:Economics


Institute : Emerging Technologies

Fields of study:Technology


Institute : Family (HKU)

Fields of study:Family Studies


Institute : Human Reproduction

Fields of study:Genetics


Institute : Humanities and Social Sciences

Fields of study:Asian Studies


Institute : Kadoorie

Fields of study:Environmental Studies


Institute : Management (Poon Kam Kai)

Fields of study:Management


Institute : Marine Science (Swire)

Fields of study:Marine Science and Oceanography


Institute : Mathematical Research

Fields of study:Mathematics


Institute : Medical and Health Sciences Education

Fields of study:Science Education


Institute : Transport Studies

Fields of study:Transport Management


Research Division : Advanced Mechanical Systems (Fong)

Fields of study:Mechanical Engineering


Research Division : Asia Case

Fields of study:Asian Studies


Research Division : Chinese Language Cognitive Science

Fields of study:Chinese


Research Division : Comparative Education

Fields of study:Education


Research Division : Electric Vehicles

Fields of study:Automotive Engineering


Research Division : Geographical/Land Information System

Fields of study:Geography


Research Division : Heart, Brain, Hormone & Healthy Aging

Fields of study:Gerontology


Research Division : HKU-Pasteur

Fields of study:Virology


Research Division : Rock Engineering

Fields of study:Geological Engineering


Research Division : Social Sciences

Fields of study:Social Sciences


Research Division : Women's Studies

Fields of study:Women's Studies


School : Chinese Medicine

Fields of study:Traditional Eastern Medicine


School : Graduate


School : Professional and Continuing Education (HKU SPACE)

Fields of study:Continuing Education

top Degrees

Bachelor's Degree

Fields of study:Architecture, Architecture and Planning, Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Law, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences


Postgraduate Certificate/Diploma


Master's Degree

Fields of study:Accountancy, Acupuncture, Architectural and Environmental Design, Architectural Restoration, Architecture, Asian Religious Studies, Business Administration, Chinese, Civil Engineering, Clinical Psychology, Computer Science, Criminology, Dentistry, Development Studies, E- Business/Commerce, Economics, Education, Educational Psychology, Electrical Engineering, Energy Engineering, Engineering, Environmental Management, Finance, Food Science, Gerontology, Industrial Engineering, Information Management, International Studies, Journalism, Landscape Architecture, Law, Library Science, Linguistics, Medicine, Nursing, Orthodontics, Pharmacy, Psychology, Public Administration, Public Health, Real Estate, Social Sciences, Social Work, Town Planning, Transport and Communications, Writing


Master of Philosophy

Fields of study:Architecture, Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Dentistry, Education, Engineering, Law, Medicine, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences


Doctor's Degree

Fields of study:Architecture, Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Dentistry, Education, Engineering, Medicine, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences

top Student Services and Facilities

Student Services

Academic Counselling

Canteen

Careers Guidance

Health Services

Language Laboratory

Social Counselling

Sports Facilities

top Academic Periodicals

Periodicals

Current Research

Main Press

University Press

Updated on 14-06-2018