best universities in Hong Kong

Best 10 Universities in Hong Kong

There are approximately 22 graduate-awarding Universities in Hong Kong. Eight of which are public and the rest of the universities are private. For the majority of classes, all eight public universities in Hong Kong use English. Below is the list of Universities in Hong-kong:

Names of University( Rank-wise)

1. University of Hong Kong

2. Chinese University of Hong Kong

3. Hong Kong University of Science & Technology

4. City University of Hong Kong

5. Hong Kong Polytechnic University

6. Hong Kong Baptist University

7. Lingnan University

8. Open University of Hong Kong

9. Education University of Hong Kong (Hong Kong Institute of Education)

10. Hong Kong Shue Yan University

 

About Universities:

According to the QS World University Rankings® 2020, Hong Kong’s highest entry is the University of Hong Kong (22nd position). The City University in Hong Kong ranks 48 among the top 100, while Hong Kong Polytechnic University ranks 75th. Also, Hong Kong Chinese University is not far behind on the 43rd. There are many benefits of studying in Hong Kong. You’ll get to learn some new languages like Mandarin, Cantonese, and Chinese. There are also some demerits, as you need to adjust to the changing surroundings and get used to the food also.

1.The University of Hong Kong

It is one of the best universities in Asia and the oldest educational institution in Hong Kong. It is also often known as the Harvard of the East and awarded as the best university in the world. The university has a very diverse culture that attracts most of the students from Hong Kong, China. The university has an excellent employment rate of 99.96%. Contact Institution

Hong Kong University offers programs in more than 70 study areas, including 41 undergraduate-level programmes. The following faculties and schools comprise:: Faculty of Architecture, Arts, Business and Economics, Faculty of Dentistry, Education, Engineering, Law, Science, Social Sciences.

Fee structure:

Average Tuition Fee Per Year

  • Undergraduate : INR 16,76,091
  • Postgraduate : INR 15,78,074

Costs per year:

  • The overall cost of living: INR 3,92,068
  • Campus accommodation: INR 1,86,154

QS Global World Ranking: #22

Asian University Ranking: #3

Location: 9/F, Knowles Building Pok Fu Lam Road, Pokfulam

2. The Chinese University of Hong Kong

CUHK is a joint venture between Shenzhen University. It is a public research university and founded in 2012. CUHK offers a wide range of academic programmes leading to the bachelor’s degree including Arts, Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Law, Medicine, Science, and Social Science. It is the only university in Hong Kong that offers a collegiate system

Fee Structure:

Average Tuition fee per year*

  • UNDERGRADUATE: INR 14,21,247
  • POSTGRADUATE: INR 8,92,641

Costs per year*

  • OVERALL COST OF LIVING: INR3,43,060
  • CAMPUS ACCOMMODATION: INR 98,017

QS Global Ranking: #43

Asian University Ranking: #10

Location: M6Q5+4X Longgang, Shenzhen, Guangdong Province, China

3. The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

HKUST is one of the fastest-growing universities in the world. The university ranked 2nd in Hong Kong. The University has four main academic schools offering different programs in different fields. They offer different programs in Science, Engineering, Business, and Management. HKUST has done different collaboration done with different universities in the world. HKUST has also collaborated with London Business of School.

Fee Structure:

AVERAGE TUITION FEE PER YEAR* 

POSTGRADUATE: 7,84,626 

COSTS PER YEAR* 

  • OVERALL COST OF LIVING: INR 8,41,574 
  • CAMPUS ACCOMMODATION: INR 1,75,960 

QS Global Ranking: # 27

Asian University Ranking: #8

Location: Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong

+852 2358 6000

4. City University of Hong Kong

The City University in Hong Kong is also abbreviated as CityU. It is also a public research university and founded back in 1984. This university has been also rewarded 4th position in the young universities. CityU has many colleges and schools, the College of Business, Engineering etc.

Fee Structure:

AVERAGE TUITION FEE PER YEAR* 

  • UNDERGRADUATE: INR 13,72,238 
  • POSTGRADUATE: INR 17,99,494 

COSTS PER YEAR* 

  • OVERALL COST OF LIVING: INR 7,09,643 
  • CAMPUS ACCOMMODATION: INR 2,39,161 

QS Global Ranking: # 48

Asian University Ranking: # 19

Location: 83 Tat Chee Ave, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong

5. Hong Kong Polytechnic University

PolyU is the largest public tertiary institution in terms of the number of students. The university offers 220 postgraduate, undergraduate programs every year. The university ranks 25th in Asia by THE, 15th in young universities by THE in 2020. Contact Institution

Fee Structure:

Average Tuition Fee Per Year

  • Undergraduate: INR 13,72,238
  • Postgraduate : INR 14,92,701

QS global World Ranking: #75

Asian University Ranking: #25

Location: 11 Yuk Choi Rd, Hung Hom, Hong Kong

6. Hong Kong Baptist University

According to THE( World University Rankings), HKBU gets ranked 60th in the World University Impact Rankings. Also 70th of Top 100 Universities of Asia in 2019. Contact Institution

HKBU School of Business offers courses under five departments, The departments are Accountancy and Law, Economics, Finance, and Decision Sciences, Management, Marketing.

Not only this, but It also Ranked 27th in the QS University “50 under 50” and 58th for Asian Universities in 2020. The tuition rates are fairly low. Scholarships are available for students with outstanding academic qualifications.

Fee Structure:

Average Tuition Fee Per Year

INR 8,00,000 & INR 30,00,000 

QS global World Ranking: #264

Asian University Ranking: #58

Location: 224 Waterloo Rd, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong

7. The Education University of Hong Kong

Founded in 1994 as  Hong Kong Institute of Education. It is one of eight subsidized Universities under the University Grants Committee of Hong Kong.

In 2018, it ranked 9th in the world and 2nd in Asia( in the field of Education).

  • Ranked 151-200th in the world (in the field of linguistics).
  • 251-300th Rank in the world ( in Psychology ).

Fee Structure:

Average Tuition Fee Per Year

  • Undergraduate: INR 13,39,108
  • Postgraduate : INR 11,50,426

COSTS PER YEAR* 

  • OVERALL COST OF LIVING: INR 4,90,085
  • CAMPUS ACCOMMODATION: INR 1,37,224 

QS WUR by Subject Ranking: #16

Location: 10號 Lo Ping Rd, Ting Kok, Hong Kong

8. Lingnan University, Hong Kong

Lingnan University (LN/LU), is the only public liberal arts university in Hong Kong. Its main aims to provide students with an education in the liberal arts tradition. University has joined the Global Liberal Arts Alliance since 2012. In 2015, University was also selected as one of the “Top 10 Asian Liberal Arts Colleges”. It is the first university in Hong Kong to have a service-learning team set up to help students. For the present, its careers guidance team offers internship opportunities. Students seeking to gain real work experience can approach this university. Indeed, 82% of its graduates are well employed and 13% are in further studies.

Fee Structure:

Average Tuition Fee Per Year

  • Undergraduate: INR 13,72,238
  • Postgraduate : INR 6,94,744

COSTS PER YEAR* 

  • OVERALL COST OF LIVING: INR 4,59,504 

QS Global World Ranking: #571-580

Asian University Ranking: #113

Location: 8 Castle Peak Rd, Tuen Mun, Hong Kong

9. Caritas Institute of Higher Education

The Institute is formerly known as Caritas Francis Hsu College. It is a post-secondary college in Hong Kong established by Caritas Hong Kong.
The Institute currently offers a Bachelor’s degree (honours) in Business Management, Social Science, and Language and Liberal Studies; a Diploma in Finance, Computer Science, Social Science, and Language Disciplines; and a General Studies Diploma. The institute ‘s recent motto, “Towards a Catholic University.”

Fee Structure: ihe.edu.hk/index.html

World Ranking: #5202

Location: 2 Chui Ling Lane, Tseung Kwan O (Exit B, Tiu Keng Leng MTR Station), New Territories

10. Hang Seng University of Hong Kong


Hong Kong’s Hang Seng University is a self-funded university in Hong Kong. It was first founded as Hang Seng Management College in 2010 by the Hang Seng School of Commerce and granted as a university title in 2018.

Fee Structure:useful-information/tuition-fees/

World Ranking: #7200

Location: Hang Shin Link, Siu Lek Yuen, Hong Kong

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