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Best Mathematics Universities in the World 2023


48th worldwide


1st in China


Mathematics of CityU is ranked 48th in the world and no. 1 in China according to the latest release of “Best Mathematics Universities in the World” by is a leading academic platform for researchers. The ranking of the best universities in the discipline of Mathematics is based on data collected from various bibliometric data sources and the “Discipline H-index” values of all leading scientists affiliated with the universities.


In addition, Prof. Daniel W.C. Ho (Associate Dean and Chair Professor) is ranked 99 in the world and no. 7 in China for Best Scientists in the field of Electronics and Electrical Engineering.


The Department of Mathematics is committed to research of the highest standards. Our outstanding research achievements are evidenced by international academic indicators’ recognition and the results in the RAEs and GRF exercises. The Department has been one of the top mathematics departments among local universities in Hong Kong in terms of the number and value of GRF grants in recent years.  We will continue focusing our strong mission to provide high quality education in mathematics and conduct first-class research in applied mathematics.