City University of Hong Kong

City University of Hong Kong

City: Kowloon Tong
Country: Hong Kong
Language of instruction: Classes taught in English

About: City University of Hong Kong (CityU) is a dynamic university uniquely located right at the heart of Asia's World City where East meets West. Established as a University in 1994, CityU now has 3 Colleges and 4 Schools. As a modern, international university, CityU emphasises diversity, intercultural learning and global vision. According to QS, CityU is ranked 7th in Asia in 2016, and 57th in the world and 4th among the world's top 50 universities under 50 years of age in 2015. City University of Hong Kong is located in Kowloon Tong, near the MTR Kowloon Tong Station of the East Rail Line and Kwun Tong Line, Shek Kip Mei Park and the Festival Walk shopping centre.

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  • Credit load: Exchange students MUST register for at least 12 credits BUT not more than 18 credits in a single semester.

Subject Restrictions: Students should take Bachelor’s Degree courses Level B only.

Special conditions: Exchange students attached to College of Science and Engineering (CSE) are required to take a minimum of 9 credit units from courses offered by departments of CSE