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The University of Hong Kong

  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

The University of Hong Kong is the territory's oldest university, and with a history that stretches back nearly 100 years, it has grown with and helped shape the city from which it takes its name. Today, HKU, as it is fondly called, is a dynamic, comprehensive, university of world-class standing. With ten Faculties and numerous research centres, its reputation as a centre of intellectual excellence is recognised around the world. It continues to build on its strengths with innovative research and teaching, producing well-rounded graduates with outstanding leadership qualities. Background The University of Hong Kong (HKU) is Hong Kong's first and foremost tertiary institution. It served as an international university for South-East Asia in the early years of the last century, having almost as many Malayan students as Hong Kong students during some decades. Today, the University has more than 20,500 students from 80 different countries around the world, and 2,250 academic staff. World-Class Comprehensive Research University HKU has won a proud reputation as a world-class comprehensive research university. It offers internationally recognized qualifications and it is renowned for its academic and research excellence worldwide. As an English-medium university in China, HKU also offers researchers unique opportunities to bridge cultures...
23
2012
26
2013
28
2014
30
2015
87.80
Overall Score
99.5
Academic Reputation
97.4
Employer Reputation
84.5
Faculty Student
100
International Faculty
98.6
International Students
56.3
Citations per Faculty
2
2015
1
2016
91.50
Overall Score
80.2
Academic Reputation
97.2
Employer Reputation
96.8
Citations per Paper
95.6
H-index Citations
20
2013
15
2014
14
2015
86.30
Overall Score
88.5
Academic Reputation
90.7
Employer Reputation
77.7
Citations per Paper
70.5
H-index Citations
2=
2013
3
2014
2
2015
Asian University Rankings
99.30
Overall Score
100
Academic Reputation
100
Employer Reputation
96.4
Faculty Student
98.5
Citations per Paper
100
International Faculty
100
International Students
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
2,941
International
1,900

Number of students

20,491
Postgraduate 36%
Undergraduate 64%

Number of international students

7,994
Postgraduate 54%
Undergraduate 46%
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
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