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Faces of CityU

Faces of CityU is a series that focuses on our students. Check out our latest post about Melody.

Home Kong

“Home Kong” is a series about why we consider Hong Kong to be our home. See Eva's story here.


Places is a series in which we ask students to tell us about places that are special to them. Eva shares with us her memories in Jogjakarta, or often called Jogja, in Central Java.

Vaccinated: My Tiny Step Towards Defeating the Pandemic

As the old Kazakh proverb says: instead of getting sick and looking for a cure, find the way without a sickness.

Exchange Semester With a Twist: Going Abroad During a Pandemic

Martina shares her tips on going abroad as an exchange student during a pandemic.

Summertime Sadness? More Like Summertime Gladness!

Jasmine shares with you her plan for this summer in Hong Kong.

Hong Kong’s Skyline

Looking at Hong Kong from the top...

A Year at CityU, Virtually!

An unconventional freshman year

Post-Graduation Life: Experience and Tips Sharing From Our Alumni

To help CityU students become more familiar with life after graduation, the Global Engagement Office (GEO) recently organised a “Virtual Alumni Sharing Session”.

Carving Memories: Mahjong Making Workshop with Master King

Understanding traditional mahjong craft

Holi: An Online Extravaganza

Online celebration for the Festival of Colours hosted by Indian students

Exchanging Cuisines and Cultures

Our students learned cooking!

Exchange During the Pandemic: A Story of 2021

I was curious to learn how the students had been able to travel during a pandemic in the first place, let alone have the confidence to travel to a different country.

The “Chinese Civilisation” Course: Myths and Fear

There is a course at CityU which all undergraduate students must take during their time at the university: “GE1501 – Chinese Civilisation – History and Philosophy”.

Warm and Precious: My First Memories of CityU

As a non-local student, I vividly remember that when I first came to Hong Kong and CityU last year, I gained a lot of warm memories after receiving help from kind strangers.

Ngon Ping 360

A friend and I went to Ngong Ping recently by cable car...

Rediscovering Yourself through Counselling

How counselling service could help students like Deborah?