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




Number of students 6  (including number of student spots slided from AY2020 : 0)*Updated December 3, 2020
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 2019-20 can be used as a reference to what will be offered in 2020-21 and
are available at -> Teaching Timetable / Classroom Booking ->
Teaching Timetable -> Full-time Undergraduate Teaching Timetable -> “Public Access”
Undergraduate programs NOT open to exchange students

• Faculty of Medicine courses, except some public health courses
• Faculty of Education courses, except some sports science and physical education (SPED) courses 
taught in English, and physical education (PHED) courses with an X after the course number
• Student-orientated teaching (STOT) courses
• Courses under the MSc in Advanced Environmental Planning Technologies and MSc in Housing Studies programmes
• Core Master of Accountancy courses below.
• Courses under the MSc in Finance, MSc in Management and MSc in Marketing programmes, 
except students from the exchange partner schools of these programmes, who can take specified courses
• FNSC courses under the Food and Nutritional Sciences programme in the School of Life Sciences
• MEDN courses under the Biology programme in the School of Life Sciences
• Courses in the undergraduate and postgraduate design studios, except for students from the School of Architecture's exchange-partner schools.
• All courses listed below (for IASP students)
・List of law course unavailable can be found as below

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
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