The Chinese University of Hong Kong

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Overview
Date Founded

2014

Headquarters

Shatin, NT,Hong Kong

Charitable Causes

Higher Education & Universities
Education Research & Support

Industries

Other Business & Consulting Services

Company Description

Founded in 1963, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) is a forward-looking comprehensive research university with a global vision and a mission to combine tradition with modernity, and to bring together China and the West. CUHK teachers and students hail from all around the world. CUHK graduates are connected worldwide through an extensive alumni network. As a top university in Hong Kong and Asia, CUHK aims to nurture students with both specialized knowledge and wisdom for life. The education experience here is distinguished by a flexible credit unit system, a college system, bilingualism and multiculturalism. There are general education courses to broaden students' perspectives and develop in them the ability to face the challenges of contemporary society. Their eight Faculties offer a wide array of excellent undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. CUHK undertakes a wide range of research programmes in many subject areas, and strives to provide scope for all academic staff to undertake consultancy and collaborative projects with industry. The University's insistence on the highest standards of research has won it an enviable research reputation. Hong Kong's University Grants Committee (UGC) provides preferential grant funding to the local tertiary institutions to conduct research into 18 selected Areas of Excellence (AoEs). Seven of these AoEs are being led by researchers from CUHK. The University houses four state key laboratories which are entrusted by the Ministry of Science and Technology of China to produce research of international quality and carry out important national research tasks. The University also has an excellent record of published research, both in discipline-specific journals and in more high-profile publications such as Science, Nature, and The Lancet. Of all Hong Kong universities, CUHK is the only one that offers a college experience. To their constituent colleges, Chung Chi, New Asia, United and Shaw, have recently been added Morningside, S.H. Ho, C.W. Chu, Wu Yee Sun and Lee Woo Sing, bring up the total number of colleges to nine. College programmes and activities complement the formal curricula by delivering whole-person education and pastoral care. The college system also encourages intimate interaction among teachers, students and alumni. Their beautiful 137.3-hectare campus overlooking Tolo Harbour is the largest and greenest in Hong Kong. It houses a range of facilities essential for an all-round campus experience, such as world-class libraries, art museums, music halls, swimming pool, sports fields, tennis courts, squash courts, water sports centre and gymnasiums.

Executives & Employees

Professor-Biochemistry & Head-United College

Professor & Chairman-Marketing Department

Director-Center for Civil Society Studies

Director-Shun Hing Institute

Director-EMBA Program

Program Director, MSc in Financial Technology, Faculty of Engineering

Professor & Director-Research Laboratory

Associate Vice President

Chair Professor of Economic

Board of Directors

Director at Fudan University - China

Director at i-CABLE Communications Ltd.

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Non-Profit Donations & Grants Received
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2012
$82.8K
2009
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