City University of Hong Kong

City University of Hong Kong

PDF iconDownload the 2023-2024 Fact Sheet

Location 🌎

Language of instruction 💬

Eligible faculty 🎓

Hong Kong English Open to all Faculties


Founded in 1984, the City University of Hong Kong (CityU) is a world-class public research university located in Kowloon, Hong Kong.

Ranking within the top 100 universities in the world, CityU has a well-earned reputation as an innovative hub for research and professional education, as well as for addressing global issues and empowering positive change.

Important information

  • PDF iconDownload the Exchange Handbook

  • Starting in the 2023-2024 Academic Year, students traveling to Hong Kong can apply for CityU's 'Explorer Grant' program for incoming exchange students. Successful applicants will receive a HK$10,000-valued student exchange sponsorship from CityU.

Term dates 

Semester 1

Semester 2

September - December January - May

*Semester and exam dates may vary from year to year. Please consult the Host institution's fact sheet, the Host institution's website, or the Host institution directly to confirm.

Contact information

Global Services Office

Room 3210, 3/F, Cheng Yick-chi Building
City University of Hong Kong
Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon, Hong Kong SAR


Incoming Student Coordinator

Mr. Andy Lau

Email: andy.lau [at]


Student Reports


Consult  Exchange Experience Reports about  PDF iconCity University of Hong Kong written by fellow McGill students today!

Did you complete an exchange through McGill at City University of Hong Kong? Submit your Exchange Experience Report to share your experience abroad with other students!

The information on this page is drawn from either the institution's fact sheet or their website as linked above.

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