China - Hong Kong SAR

top General Information


Street:Baptist University Road Campus
Kowloon Tong

City:Hong Kong

Tel.:+852 3411 7400

Fax:+852 2338 7644


Institution Funding



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.



Accrediting Agency

Education Bureau

Religious Affiliation


Student Body


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 Academic Periodicals


Research Report

Updated on 14-06-2018