City University of Hong Kong (CityU) 

IAU Member

China - Hong Kong SAR

top General Information

Address

Street:83 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon

City:Hong Kong

Province:Hong Kong SAR

Tel.:+852 3442-7654

Fax:+852 2788-1167

Email:webmaster@cityu.edu.hk

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

Institution Funding

Public

History

Founded 1984 as City Polytechnic of Hong Kong. Acquired present status and title 1994.

Academic Year

September to May (September-December; January-May), Summer term, June-August

Admission Requirements

Meet general requirement, English and/or Chinese proficiency. Individual programmes may have additional entrance requirements. Consult university for details.

Language(s)

English

Student Body

co-ed

top Officers

Head : Way Kuo

Job title:President

top Divisions

Centre : Chinese Civilisation

Fields of study:Architecture, Chinese, Literature, Music, Painting and Drawing, Philosophy, Sculpture, South Asian Studies


Centre : Electronic Packaging & Assemblies, Failure Analysis & Reliability Engineering (EPA Centre)

Fields of study:Electronic Engineering


Centre : English Language

Fields of study:English


Centre : Innovative Applications of Internet and Multimedia Technologies (AIMtech Centre)

Fields of study:Computer Networks, Multimedia


Centre : Maritime and Transportation Law (HKCMT)

Fields of study:Maritime Law


Centre : Smart Energy Conversion and Utilization Research (CSCR)

Fields of study:Energy Engineering


College : Business

Fields of study:Accountancy, Economics, Finance, Information Technology, Management, Marketing


College : Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

Fields of study:Chinese, Communication Studies, East Asian Studies, English, Linguistics, Media Studies, Psychology, Public Administration, Social Policy, Social Studies, Social Work, Southeast Asian Studies, Translation and Interpretation


College : Science and Engineering

Fields of study:Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Building Technologies, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electronic Engineering, Engineering Management, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, Structural Architecture


Department/Division : Accountancy

Fields of study:Accountancy, Commercial Law, Information Management


Department/Division : Applied Social Studies

Fields of study:Criminology, Educational and Student Counselling, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology


Department/Division : Asian and International Studies

Fields of study:East Asian Studies, International Studies, South and Southeast Asian Languages


Department/Division : Biology and Chemistry

Fields of study:Applied Chemistry, Biology, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies


Department/Division : Building Science and Technology

Fields of study:Architecture, Building Technologies, Construction Engineering, Engineering Management, Surveying and Mapping


Department/Division : Chinese, Translation and Linguistics

Fields of study:Chinese, Cultural Studies, Heritage Preservation, Linguistics, Modern Languages, Translation and Interpretation


Department/Division : Civil and Architectural Engineering

Fields of study:Architecture, Building Technologies, Civil Engineering, Construction Engineering, Management, Real Estate, Structural Architecture, Surveying and Mapping


Department/Division : Computer Science

Fields of study:Computer Education, Computer Science


Department/Division : Economics and Finance

Fields of study:Economics, Finance, Insurance


Department/Division : Electronic Engineering

Fields of study:Computer Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Information Technology, Telecommunications Engineering


Department/Division : English

Fields of study:English


Department/Division : Information Systems

Fields of study:Business Computing, E- Business/Commerce, Information Management, Marketing


Department/Division : Management

Fields of study:Business Administration, Human Resources, International Business, Management


Department/Division : Management Sciences

Fields of study:Business Administration, Management, Statistics


Department/Division : Marketing

Fields of study:Business and Commerce, Marketing


Department/Division : Mathematics

Fields of study:Actuarial Science, Applied Mathematics, Finance, Mathematics and Computer Science


Department/Division : Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering

Fields of study:Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering


Department/Division : Media and Communication

Fields of study:Communication Studies, English, Media Studies


Department/Division : Physics and Materials Science

Fields of study:Applied Physics, Materials Engineering, Nanotechnology, Physics


Department/Division : Public Policy

Fields of study:Administration, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Management, Public Administration, Social Policy, Social Studies, Town Planning


Department/Division : Systems Engineering and Engineering Management

Fields of study:Electronic Engineering, Engineering Drawing and Design, Engineering Management, Industrial Engineering, Production Engineering, Safety Engineering


Research Division : Ability R&D Energy (AERC)

Fields of study:Energy Engineering


Research Division : Advanced Structural Materials (CASM)

Fields of study:Materials Engineering


Research Division : Applied Computing and Interactive Studies (ACIM)

Fields of study:Computer Science, Media Studies, Multimedia


Research Division : Asia-Pacific Climate Impact Centre (GCCC)

Fields of study:Environmental Studies, Meteorology


Research Division : Biosystems, Neuroscience, and Nanotechnology (CBNN)

Fields of study:Biotechnology, Nanotechnology


Research Division : Chaos and Complex Networks (CCCN)

Fields of study:Engineering, Mathematics, Physics


Research Division : Chinese and Comparative Law (RCCL)

Fields of study:Comparative Law


Research Division : Communication Research (CCR)

Fields of study:Communication Studies


Research Division : East Asian and Comparative Philosophy (CEACOP)

Fields of study:Philosophy


Research Division : Functional Photonics (CFP)


Research Division : Governance in Asia (GARC)

Fields of study:Asian Studies, Government


Research Division : Hong Kong Advanced Institute for Cross-Disciplinary Studies


Research Division : Intelligent Applications of Language Studies (HCLS)

Fields of study:Communication Studies, Linguistics

More details:The Halliday Centre


Research Division : Mathematical Sciences (LBJ)

Fields of study:Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Mathematics

More details:Liu Bie Ju


Research Division : Multimedia Software Engineering Research Centre (MERC)

Fields of study:Software Engineering


Research Division : Prognostics and System Health Management


Research Division : Robotics and Automation (CRA)

Fields of study:Automation and Control Engineering


Research Division : Social Media Marketing and Business Intelligence (CSMR)

Fields of study:Business Administration, Marketing


Research Division : Southeast Asia (SEARC)

Fields of study:Southeast Asian Studies


Research Division : State Key Laboratory in Marine Pollution (SKLMP)

Fields of study:Environmental Management, Marine Science and Oceanography


Research Division : State Key Laboratory of Millimeter Waves (SKLMW)

Fields of study:Physics


Research Division : Super-Diamond and Advanced Films (COSDAF)

Fields of study:Nanotechnology


Research Division : System Informatics Engineering (CSIE)

Fields of study:Computer Engineering


Research Division : Transport, Trade and Financial Studies (CTFS)

Fields of study:Business and Commerce, Finance, Transport and Communications


School : Continuing and Professional Education (SCOPE)


School : Creative Media

Fields of study:Cinema and Television, Media Studies, Photography, Writing


School : Energy and Environment

Fields of study:Energy Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies


School : Graduate Studies

Fields of study:Architecture, Business Administration, Engineering Management, Law


School : Law

Fields of study:Comparative Law, International Law, Law, Maritime Law

top Degrees

Bachelor's Degree Honours

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Engineering, Law, Social Sciences


Postgraduate Certificate/Diploma

Fields of study:Accountancy, Building Technologies, Computer Networks, Engineering, Environmental Studies, Information Management, Law


Master's Degree

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Fine Arts, Law, Natural Sciences


Master of Philosophy

Fields of study:Accountancy, Applied Mathematics, Building Technologies, Computer Science, E- Business/Commerce, Electronic Engineering, Environmental Studies, Finance, International Business, International Economics, Law, Linguistics, Management, Materials Engineering, Technology


Doctor's Degree

Fields of study:Accountancy, Business Administration, Construction Engineering, Economics, Engineering, Engineering Management, Law, Management, Mass Communication, Materials Engineering

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

Main Press

City University of Hong Kong Press

top Student & Staff Numbers

Staff

Statistics Year:2010-2011

Full Time Male:859

Full Time Female:297

Full Time Total:1156

Staff with Doctorate

Full Time Male:621

Full Time Female:161

Full Time Total:782

Students

Statistics Year:2010-2011

Male:9562

Female:8480

Total:18042

Foreign Total:2853

Part Time:5803

Updated on 11-09-2013