The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK)
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK)

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  • University Offices:
    Shatin, NT, Hong Kong SAR, The People's Republic of China
  • Telephone:
    (852) 3943 7000 / (852) 3943 6000
  • Fax:
    (852) 2603 5544
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With its root deeply cultivated in Chinese culture, this university represents both modernization and culture orientation. Officially established in the year 1963, the university started operations after the merger with Chung Chi College, United College and New Asia College. It is one of those university that operates in both the language – Chinese and English, which are widely used every day. Another interesting fact about the university is that this is the only constituent college in the territory. The founder of the university had a vision to impart learning thorough virtue, which is still followed by the institute.

With students enrolled in both graduate and undergraduate programs, the total number of student enrolled here is more than 17,000. Even after catering to so many students the university has managed to balance a beautiful blend of modernity and culture. Beyond its curriculum the university has ample of professional and learning courses to offer, which can shape a life. Although it is quite renowned and have a upper hand in providing major in Engineering, especially in the domain of electronic, information, automation, etc. As far as research is concerned, it offers global exposure to the scholars, interdisciplinary research is promoted on regional, national and international level.

There are five academic fronts wherein the university has adopted strategic plans for growth and better learning namely, Biomedical Sciences, Economics & Finance, Geoinformation & Earth Sciences, Chinese Studies & Information Sciences.

The campus of this university is worth living an experience. After a strenuous growth and development efforts, it has finally established its position in being a comprehensive research unit. Providing learning and growth facility to students and serving international student with élan is their job.