Overview:City University of Hong Kong is a dynamic, fast-growing university that is pursuing excellence in research and professional education. As a publicly-funded institution, the University is committed to nurturing and developing students' talents and creating applicable knowledge to support social and economic advancement. The University has nine Colleges/Schools. As part of its pursuit of excellence, the University aims to recruit outstanding scholars from all over the world in various disciplines, including business, creative media, energy and environment, science and engineering, humanities and social sciences, law, veterinary medicine and life sciences, and data science.
CityU has performed strongly in international rankings. It is ranked 52nd in the QS World University Rankings for 2020. In the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings for 2019, CityU is ranked 1st for International Outlook, and ranked 15th in THE Asia University Rankings 2019.