City University of Hong Kong

City University of Hong Kong


City University of Hong Kong (CityU) has risen rapidly to become a leading institution for research and professional education in Asia. According to the latest QS rankings in 2017, CityU is ranked 49th in the world. In 2016, CityU was ranked 7th in Asia and 4th among the world’s top 50 universities under 50 years of age.

Our remarkable journey has been shaped by a keen focus on creativity and innovation through our pioneering Discovery-enriched Curriculum, an integration of diverse cultural and intellectual traditions from around the world, the pursuit of inter-disciplinary research, and the formation of a robust network of academic collaborators from 350 prestigious institutions in 40 countries/jurisdictions.

We strive to promote knowledge creation, original discoveries and innovative thinking through our three Colleges and four Schools, namely the College of Business, College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, College of Science and Engineering, School of Creative Media, School of Energy and Environment, School of Law, and School of Veterinary Medicine.

The tens of thousands of professional graduates nurtured at CityU through our in-depth core courses, professional seminars and workshops, and our Gateway Education classes embody our vision for becoming a leading global university, excelling in research and professional education.