The Chinese University of Hong Kong / 香港中文大学



Number of students

4 *Updated September 1, 2022

Eligibility Students enrolled in an undergraduate program
Period of study September - May
Location Office of Academic Links, i-Centre, Yasumoto International Academic Park, CUHK, Shatin, New Territorites, Hong Kong
University profile Founded in 1963, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) is a forward-looking comprehensive research university with a global vision and a mission to combine tradition with modernity, and to bring together China and the West. Our eight Faculties offer a wide array of excellent undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. CUHK is a bilingual university. English, Cantonese, and Putonghua are used for instruction.There are many courses that use English as a medium of instruction while some courses are given in Cantonese/Putonghua.
Undergraduate programs open to exchange students Courses offered in 2021-22 are available at -> Teaching Timetable / Classroom Booking ->Teaching Timetable -> Full-time Undergraduate Teaching Timetable -> "Public Access"
Undergraduate programs NOT open to exchange students

Click here for the list of courses not available for exchange or study-abroad students, and additional information for Law courses, undergraduate Business Administration courses, and students affiliated with S. H. Ho College.

Courses offered by the Faculty of Business Administration and the Faculty of Law are very popular. Consider second choices and make backup plans.

Graduate programs open to exchange students N/A
Graduate programs NOT open to exchange students N/A
Minimum GPA (UG) 3.0
Students can enroll in LAWS undergraduate courses provided they major in law at their home institution and have achieved grade C or above or the equivalent, without failing any courses.
Minimum GPA (G) N/A
Minimum language proficiency (UG) TOEFL iBT 71 or IELTS 6.0 (Law: TOEFL iBT 100 or IELTS 7.0)
Minimum language proficiency (G) N/A
Academic calendar FALL TERM:
  Orientation date: Late August
  Classes begin: Early September
  Exams end: December
  Classes begin: Early January
  Exams end: Mid-May
Important university website for exchange students
Scholarship information N/A
Dormitory information Exchange students will live in on-campus housing. CUHK is the only university in Hong Kong with a college system and exchange student will be automatically assigned to rooms in college managed hostels with local roommate (see for details).
Other information N/A