The University of Hong Kong, situated in the heart of the territory is a highly prestigious academia and is well sought after by many local and international students. With ten faculties in the whole university, it has space for over 20,000 students. The academic staff is some of the best in the region with distinguished overseas staff as well as visiting guests and lecturers worthy of global recognition.
The University of Hong Kong is also affiliated to many foreign institutions and universities, which help many students in the Asian region to share knowledge and techniques that are par globally.
Being one of the oldest universities in the region, HKU as it is more popularity called, serves as a bridge to the East and West and China. During the course of the years, Chinese studies have become prominent with many of the international students opting to study courses in Mandarin and Chinese management practices, both of which are essential in today’s international business landscape.
HKU is therefore highly multicultural and supports its students to settle in and to gain the best education possible. Other than academics, students are encouraged to be worldly and to participate in student exchange programmes. There are also many student groups who work with charities within the region as well as outside, which help in giving the participants a sense of global responsibility once graduated.
The university also offers some world class amenities such as latest digital communications and library facilities, as well as state of the art lecture and research units. There is also universal healthcare to all students and teaching staff and superb extracurricular activities, student societies and clubs for all.
HKU is also known for its reasonable student fees even with the providing of such facilities. Scholarships are open year round and are highly sought after by undergraduates. The university is ranked as one of the best universities in Hong Kong, China and Asia as a whole. It is also in the top 25 universities in the world.
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