Chinese University of Hong Kong

The Chinese University of Hong Kong (香港中文大学) offers instruction in Mandarin, Cantonese, and English. It was founded in 1957 with the goal of forming a bridge between the western world and China. Education is both formal and non-formal in order to nurture the 'whole person'.

There are eight faculties organized into 61 departments. Programs offered include arts, business administration, education, engineering, law, medicine, science, and social science. In addition, research is conducted in Chinese studies, biomedical sciences, information sciences, economics and finance, and geoinformation and earth sciences.

Based on the QS World University Ranking of 2023, Chinese University of Hong Kong is positioned as the #38 top university in the world, which makes it the #2 top university in Hong Kong. The university's global rank is improved by 1 point from last year.

University Profile

Ranking #38 #2
University Name Chinese University of Hong Kong
Name in Local Language 香港中文大学
Acronym CUHK
Year Established 1963
Motto Through Learning and Temperance to Virtue
Colors Purple and gold


Address Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
Phone +852 2609 6000
Fax +852 2603 5544
Website Chinese University of Hong Kong Website
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Programs and Courses

Bachelor's Degrees Master's Degrees Doctorate Degrees Diplomas
Arts & Humanities n/a
Business & Social Sciences n/a
Engineering n/a
Language & Cultural Studies n/a
Medicine & Health n/a
Science & Technology n/a

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International Students Allowed Yes
Student Body Men and Women
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