Student Life



Applicants should include the following expense items when planning for their exchange:

  1. Travel expenses
  2. Accommodation
  3. Passport and visa fees
  4. Medical and travel insurance
  5. Food
  6. Books and supplies
  7. Local transportation costs
  8. Personal spending
  9. Study-related fees required by the host institution


Students on exchange should pay CityU tuition fee and other study-related fees to maintain their student status at CityU. They are exempted from paying the tuition of the host institution.

Financial Support

Students may apply for funding to support their exchange.

  • Student Exchange Fund
  • Special Fund for Non-local Outbound Exchange Students
  • Subsidies offered by the Education Bureau
  • University scholarships

For details, please check the Global Engagement Office's website.

From External Donors

CityU has also set aside an interest-free loan to help needy students to cover part of their overseas study-related expenses. Please visit Student Development Service's website for details.