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Enhancing Life Through Research
Pursuing interdisciplinary, problem-driven research projects to benefit society
Excelling in Research and Professional Education
Research is a key element for becoming a leading regional university. We concentrate our resources on different areas of research, and focus on applied research with direct local and regional relevance
We identify solutions to critical global challenges by extending the frontiers of knowledge both within and beyond existing research paradigms. Our highly qualified academics are drawn from all over the world, bringing a wealth of research and professional experience to our programmes. Our world-class labs and state-of-the-art teaching facilities, as well as our state key laboratories, a national engineering centre and a suite of institutional-level research centres, enable our researchers to maintain a positive trajectory. We also pioneer new forms of expression by bringing science and the arts together.
Faculty Members Named as Highly Cited Researchers for 2022 by Clarivate
#1 in HK
Top 100 Worldwide Universities Granted U.S. Utility Patents (2022)
#1 in HK
Citations per Faculty in QS World University Ranking averaged over a 6-year period from 2017 to 2022
CityU researchers develop a self-supervised AI adaptation framework to enhance sensing accuracy of EMG devices
CityU researchers develop an additive to efficiently improve the efficiency and stability of perovskite solar cells
CityU signs outer space scientific research agreement with China Resources Research Institute of Science and Technology and Shenzhou Space Biotechnology Group
Academicians, Senior Fellows and Academic Staff
CityU is proud to count among our faculty some of the world’s most respected scholars and academicians. They contribute fundamentally to our success as a leading global research institution.