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Fast Facts

A quick guide to the many factors that make HKBU amongst
one of the top higher educational institutions in Asia

Founded: 1956



Fully government-funded within the ambit of the University Grants Committee

Coeducational with a Christian heritage


Kowloon Tong – the heart of Kowloon Peninsula –
served by an extensive network of public transportation to many parts of Hong Kong

At A Glance

8 Faculties/Schools

Faculty of Arts

Faculty of Science

Faculty of Social Sciences

School of Business

School of Chinese Medicine

School of Communication

School of Creative Arts

School of Continuing Education


1st (Fall) Semester: September to December
2nd (Spring) Semester: January to May

Academic/Teaching Staff :  850

Undergraduate Students :  7,300

Postgraduate Students :     4,300

International Full-Time
& Exchange Students :        550+

Male:Female Student Ratio ~ 1:1.7


Undergraduate residence halls on campus providing over 1,700 bed spaces

Tuition Fee: HK$145,000 per academic year

Residence Halls: HK$16,521-HK$16,965 per residential year


HKBU Publications

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