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CHINESE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

 

Founded in 1963, CUHK ranks among the top ten universities in Asia and top 50 in the world. Located on a spacious, green, and hilly campus, CUHK has over 5,800 staff members, 20,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students representing 45 different countries. A premier tourist destination in Asia, Hong Kong is a unique fusion of Eastern and Western cultures with steel sky-scrapers, festivals, and incense- filled temples.

Students take regular university courses with students from the host country. There is no prior language requirement as a wide selection of courses is taught in English.

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Area(s) of Study

  • Accounting
  • Communication
  • Human Ecology
  • Operations Management
  • Advertising
  • Communication Studies
  • Information Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Anthropology
  • Cultural Studies
  • International Business
  • Psychology
  • Art Education
  • Economics
  • International Relations And Gl
  • Radio-Television-Film
  • Art History
  • Engineering Management
  • Journalism
  • Religious Studies
  • Asian Studies
  • English
  • Legal Environment Of Business
  • Science
  • Biochemistry
  • Finance
  • Management
  • Social Science
  • Biology
  • Geography
  • Management Information Systems
  • Sociology
  • Business Administration
  • Geological Sciences
  • Marketing
  • Statistics
  • Chemistry
  • Government
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics And Data Sciences
  • Chinese
  • History
  • Molecular Biology
  • Women's And Gender Studies
  • Classical Civilization
  • Human Dimensions Of Organizati
  • Music

4 Programs Available for CHINESE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

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Academic Information

Students must enroll in the equivalent of 12 UT hours of coursework per semester and 6 UT hours during the summer while at CUHK. Please check the My Credit Abroad database for courses that have been previously evaluated. If your courses are not listed, please work with your Program Coordinator to get courses pre-approved.

Language(s) of Instruction

English and Chinese

Eligibility

Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - No

Housing

Exchange students are offered on-campus housing at CUHK. The dorms are subsidized and the cost for an entire semester is similar to the cost rent in Austin. Options vary by your undergraduate or graduate status (check program website for more information).

Open To

Students from all colleges and schools

Program Cost

Students pay a $75 non-refundable application fee and regular UT tuition, and are responsible for airfare, passport/visa, housing, food, local transportation, and other costs of living. Students are required to purchase international health insurance. Financial aid and scholarships may be used.

Program Dates:

- Spring
  • January 2, 2020 to May 9, 2020
  • Priority Deadline: September 15, 2019
  • Final Deadline: September 25, 2019
- Summer Whole
  • June 24, 2019 to July 31, 2019
  • Final Deadline: February 15, 2019
- Fall
  • August 26, 2019 to December 20, 2019
  • Final Deadline: March 1, 2019

Application Code

100093

Additional Resources

Program Website
Scholarships
Video
Visa Information
Exchange Partner Information

Next Step

1) Attend an "Explore: Asia" info session. Dates and locations listed on the website. 2) See an academic advisor about needed credit while abroad. 3) Attend a "Ready to Apply: Asia" session. Dates and times given to participants after attending Explore: Asia session. 4) Complete Mandatory Pre-departure Orientation.


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Academic Information

CUHK offers a wide range of both business and non-business classes taught in Mandarin and English. Students must take at least two business classes and are encouraged to take at least l class and/or classes about Asia. See summer exchange information in the Brochure link below.

Language(s) of Instruction

English, Mandarin, and Cantonese

Eligibility

Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - No

Housing

CUHK, with 21 undergraduate dorms, offers on-campus housing for exchange students. About 40% of local CUHK students live on campus. CUHK subsidises housing cost and the cost for an entire semester is similar to the cost of one month in Austin. View link to research housing options.

Open To

McCombs School of Business - Undergraduate

Program Cost

Students pay a $75 application fee, $500 Exchange Admin fee, and regular UT tuition for their semester exchange. Students are responsible for airfare, passport/VISA, housing, transportation, and costs of living. Participants pay required emergency health insurance coverage at $19 per week. Financial aid and scholarships can be used.

Program Dates:

- Spring
  • January 2, 2020 to May 10, 2020
  • Priority Deadline: March 1, 2019
  • Final Deadline: October 1, 2019
- Summer Whole
  • June 23, 2019 to August 1, 2019
- Fall
  • August 27, 2019 to December 21, 2019
  • Final Deadline: March 1, 2019

Application Code

150015

Additional Resources

Program Website
Peer Evaluations
Brochure
Program Dates
Scholarships

Next Step

Learn more by attending a BBA International Programs general information Students must attend an information session prior to meeting BBA Inter Programs Coordinator for an advising appointment.


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Academic Information

CUHK's MBA program is ranked #69 worldwide by the Financial Times (2005) Students take 9-15 units per term. Fall (Term 1): September- December; Spring (Term 2): January - March; Summer (Term3): mid- June- late August.

Language(s) of Instruction

English and Chinese

Eligibility

Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - No

Housing

The university offers accomodation for graduate students at the Jockey Postgraduate Hall (PGH1) with single rooms. Students may also choose other housing arrangements, but housing prices in Hong Kong are expensive whereas student housing is subsidized.

Open To

McCombs School of Business - Graduate

Program Cost

Students pay $75 app fee and regular UT tuition for semester abroad. Students are responsible for airfare, passport/VISA, housing, food, local transportation and living expenses. Students pay required to purchase emergency and health insurance coverage per week Financial aid and scholarships may be used.

Program Dates:

- Spring
  • January 20, 2014 to March 9, 2014
- Fall
  • August to December

Application Code

160020

Additional Resources

Program Website
State Dept Travel Advisory
Visa Information

Next Step

Learn more about attending our study abroad programs by contacting the International Exchange Coordinator in room CBA 2.502. Program books an evaluations are also available for your review.


Sponsored by McCombs School of Business

Academic Information

This is a double degree program. CUHK's MBA program is ranked #69 in the world in the Financial Times (2005). Students take 9-15 units per term. Fall term: September-December; Spring Term: March- June; Summer Term: June-late August.

Language(s) of Instruction

English and Chinese

Eligibility

Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - No

Housing

The university offers accommodation for graduate students at the Jockey Postgraduate Hall (PGH1) with single rooms. Students may also choose other housing arrangements, but housing prices in Hong Kong are expensive whereas the student housing is subsidized.

Open To

McCombs School of Business - Graduate

Program Cost

Students pay $75 app fee and regular UT tuition for semester abroad. Students are responsible for airfare, passport/VISA, housing, food, local trans living. Students pay required emergency and health insurance coverage per week. Financial aid and scholarships may be used.

Program Dates:

- Fall
  • September 1, 2014 to December 31, 2014

Application Code

270007

Additional Resources

Program Website
State Dept Travel Advisory

Next Step

Learn more about attending our study abroad programs by contacting the International Exchange Coordinator in room CBA 2.502. Program books and evaluations are also available for your review.

Program information above is subject to change