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Hong Kong Baptist University

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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Founded in 1956, Hong Kong Baptist University is a publicly funded institution that has gained a reputation for the provision of whole person education delivered by an international team of scholars in a caring and supportive environment. HKBU offers a range of undergraduate programmes, taught postgraduate programmes, and research programmes leading to the award of MPhil and PhD degrees. The main campus is located in a transport hub enabling students to immerse themselves in cosmopolitan Hong Kong life. The University has state-of-the-art facilities, well-equipped laboratories and research infrastructure, world-class libraries, and well-rounded sports facilities. HKBU academic staff members come from over 25 countries and regions, and pioneering programmes such as the Pulitzer Prize Winners Workshop, the International Writers Workshop, the Consul-General-in-Residence Programme and the European Union Academic Programme, bring experts from around the world to the University. English is the medium of instruction for formal classroom teaching, except for courses that have been granted exemption Studying in Hong Kong offers a unique window into China and other Asian countries. HKBU has established partnerships with institutions in Mainland China and runs a number of collaborative projects. Tuition fees are relatively inexpensive by international standards. Scholarships are available for academically outstanding students.
This institute is rated 5 Stars based on 8 categories.
Research
Employability
Teaching
Facilities
Internationalization
Innovation
Specialist Criteria
Inclusiveness
281
2016
=278
2017
=299
2018
  • 37.7
    Overall Score
  • 52.6
    Citations per Faculty
  • 35.6
    Faculty Student
  • 100
    International Faculty
  • 86.3
    International Students
51-100
2017
  • 64.8
    Academic Reputation
  • 53.7
    Employer Reputation
45
2015
37
2015
51
2016
22
2016
64
2017
19
2017
31
2018
301-500
2018
64
2018
Asian University Rankings
  • 61.1
    Overall Score
  • 48.1
    Academic Reputation
  • 44.8
    Employer Reputation
  • 55.2
    Faculty Student
  • 100
    International Faculty
  • 99.9
    International Students
  • 81.3
    Inbound Exchange
  • 93.6
    Outbound Exchange
  • 66.9
    Faculty Staff with PhD
  • 54.4
    Papers per Faculty
  • 78.8
    Citations per Paper
45
2015
37
2015
51
2016
22
2016
64
2017
19
2017
31
2018
301-500
2018
64
2018
Graduate Employability Ranking
  • 13.8-27.8
    Overall Score
  • 50.2
    Employer-Student Connections
  • 48.7
    Graduate Employment Rate
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
827
International
413

Number of students

9,206
Postgraduate 25%
Undergraduate 75%

Number of international students

2,518
Postgraduate 68%
Undergraduate 32%
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
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