The University of Hong Kong is the oldest tertiary education institution in Hong Kong. On March 11, 1912, the University was officially opened, and Arts, Engineering and Medicine would become its first Faculties. The Faculty of Medicine evolved from the Hong Kong College of Medicine, founded in 1887.
Research and innovation form a core pillar of HKU's academic endeavours and the University is committed to sustaining areas of excellence, cultivating areas of growth and encouraging cross-institutional collaborations. The University's Strategically Oriented Research Themes (SORTs) serve as a key mechanistic element of HKU's research strategy and encompass areas not just of strength, but also ambition and potential.
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Studying at HKU was tough to say the least, it is a very competitive university. It was made more challenging due to personal problems I faced during my studies. Due to the limited space in Hong Kong our laboratories were quite small but they did provide us with numerous facilities. However it truly is an international university; I have made great friends from all over...
When I joined the programme, it was actually the third year of its opening. It was a new course. I chose the programme because of two basic reasons: 1. reasonable HKDSE entrance marks 2. I love Geography and know that this programme would lead to a promising career path However, when I actually took the course, the first year was in fact very lost for me. I was even...
Love it absolutely amzing!