CUHK responds to the fast changing world by enhancing its reputation, presence, relevance and impact globally as well as embracing cultural diversity and full inclusiveness. This is demonstrated in its efforts in teaching, research, and global engagement. For more information, please download the brochure.
The University is committed to research of the highest standards. Its joint research initiatives with centres of research excellence on the mainland and overseas pool resources to advance knowledge and develop breakthroughs in a wide range of disciplines that address the many global challenges of today.
- Research at CUHK
- Four Strategic Areas of Research
- National-level Research Initiatives
- International Research Collaborations
- Joint Research Units
CUHK is an active member of a number of national and international networks of higher education, research and engagement. Through such memberships, partnerships are formed, ideas are exchanged, and inter-cultural interaction and understanding is promoted.
As part of its globalization mission, the University has established a number of initiatives to drive teaching and research efforts beyond Hong Kong.
- Belt & Road
- Greater Bay Area
CUHK has been very proactive in developing Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) to further its academic outreach and to nurture lifelong learners. The University has joined hands with a number of platforms in providing a wide variety of high quality online courses to learners from around the globe since 2013, allowing them to explore the topics of their interests with CUHK's world-class faculties anytime, anywhere, at their own pace. Please discover more about CUHK's online courses.
- Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau University Online Open Course Alliance
- Global Policy Impact and Social Mission (GPISM)
Study at CUHK
CUHK is a diverse campus community which welcomes students from all over the world to pursue degree studies, term-time exchange and summer programmes. The culturally diverse mix of the study body makes the campus a dynamic place for learning and living.
- Why CUHK
- Undergraduate Admissions
- Graduate Admissions
- Student Exchange Programmes
- CU in Hong Kong (for Mainland and Taiwan students)
- Summer Programmes
- Student Support
CUHK Global Programmes
CUHK enriches the learning experience of its students by providing many student exchange programmes and short-term experiential learning activities outside Hong Kong. Such opportunities nurture students to appreciate new cultures, hone language skills, grow confidence, and prepare for a career in a globally connected world.
Collaborative Teaching Programmes
As part of CUHK's commitment to world-class education, the University engages in different models of teaching partnerships with a number of higher education institutions on the mainland and overseas. Such partnerships provide students with an interesting, innovative, and international curriculum that will well equip them for dynamic and global careers.