Global Studies (4-year) Program By The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) |Top Universities
  • QS World University Rankings
  • Degree BA
  • Study Level Bachelors
  • Study Mode On Campus
  • Course Intensity Full Time
  • Subject Environmental Sciences
  • Fees(USD) 74459-
  • Scholarships Yes

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Global Studies Programme nurtures future global leaders with global mindset and multilingual and multicultural competencies to solve complex global problems. It is designed to meet the rising demands for global leadership to manage geopolitics and international relations, to understand the interconnection between the political, environmental, cultural, social and economic domains of our globalized world and to tackle the challenges brought by globalization. We equip students with essential knowledge and skills to pursue careers in a wide range of sectors as well as further studies.
Our Programme provides an interdisciplinary approach to the study of global issues and globalization. Five concentration areas include Global Media, Cultures and Societies, World Politics, Sustainability and Environment, and Global Economy. Students will take courses from different Schools, Departments and Programmes to broaden their scope of learning.
To have a deeper understanding of societies and cultures of other countries, students have to learn a third language followed by studying overseas. In addition, through compulsory internship, students can apply their classroom knowledge to real-world setting, and acquire skills for future career.
From September 2019, we will offer a dual-degree undergraduate programme with Waseda University. Within four years, participating students can earn two bachelor’s degrees upon successful completion of graduation requirements of both universities.
If you are interested in global issues, desire to prepare yourself for future leadership in diverse global setting to ‘Think Global & Act Local’. Welcome aboard!

About University

Founded in 1963, the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) is a comprehensive research university with a global vision and a mission to combine tradition with modernity, and to bring together China and the West.

Unique College System

CUHK is the only university in Hong Kong that offers a collegiate system. The nine Colleges of CUHK offer a plethora of non-formal learning opportunities to complement the formal curricula.

Academic Programmes

At CUHK, a wide range of academic programmes leading to the bachelor’s degree are organized in its eight Faculties, including Arts, Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Law, Medicine, Science, and Social Science.

Given its geographical location, traditions, and ties, CUHK enjoys special advantages in the study of Chinese language, culture, economics, among others. Different specialties in engineering (electronic, information, automation, among others.) command world-leading positions. Its Business School, Law School, and Medical School are reputable training grounds for professionals in their respective fields as well as centres of seminal research.

Research Excellence

CUHK promotes interdisciplinary research excellence on a local, national and international scale. It has four research priorities, which are China StudiesTranslational BiomedicineInformation and Automation Technology and Environment and Sustainability. The University is a world leader in non-invasive prenatal testing theory and method, genomic studies on plants for sustainable agriculture and food security, and network coding theory that revolutionized data transmission and network applications.

The prowess, variety and impact of research at CUHK can be further demonstrated from its establishment of five state key laboratories, past and ongoing Areas of Excellence research projects, and the many research institutes and collaborations with eminent overseas research institutions. CUHK is a member of the Worldwide Universities Network and the Association of Pacific Rim Universities.

Great Campus in a Great City

CUHK has the largest, most scenic and sustainably designed and maintained campus in Hong Kong, complete with modern learning facilities and cultural, sport, social and other amenities. Located in Shatin, the campus is conveniently connected with the MTR system to all parts of the city.


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