Why CityU

Reasons for joining our exchange programme

  • Broaden your personal and educational perspectives
  • Develop your social skills and enhance your future career potential
  • Experience an intercultural exchange in the city as Hong Kong incorporates the Eastern and Western cultures, and is the most accessible gateway to China

Reasons for choosing CityU

  • CityU is an internationally recognized university located at the heart of a modern Asian city
    • According to QS World University Rankings 2019, it is currently ranked 55th in the world's top universities.
    • The College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences offers broad-based, multidisciplinary and professionally-oriented taught programmes under seven academic departments.
    • CityU is located at the heart of the city and of the transportation network. Shopping malls and places of attractions are within easy reach.
  • CityU as a dynamic and caring university
    • CityU's physical environment and teaching facilities have been adapted from time to time to create an ambiance that encourages intellectual expression, social interaction and mutual support.
  • CityU's educational philosophy emphasizes whole person development
    • CityU's educational philosophy emphasizes whole person development. Students receive ample opportunities to nurture both the "breadth" and "depth" of their minds. The breadth refers to analytical and problem-solving skills, as well as knowledge of the world, while the depth means the subject knowledge and professional skills.
  • CityU hostels provide an ideal environment for social development of students