The Chinese University of Hong Kong

The Chinese University of Hong Kong is an exchange destination for students in the Global Sustainability Science Bachelor's programme.

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General information
Course information

Academic calendar

Semester I: 1st week of September – December (before Christmas) (orientation: the week before semester begins)
Semester II: 1st or 2nd week of January – end of April (orientation: the week or a few days before semester begins)

Requirements

Minimum Grade Point Average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (although applications with a slightly lower GPA will also be considered)

Areas of study open to exchange students

Geography and Resource Management 
Urban Studies 
Earth System Science Programme

This programme is only available for students in the Global Sustainability Science programme.

Courses at Master’s level

Not allowed

Language of instruction

Courses are conducted in English, Cantonese or Putonghua. For language of instruction for a specific course, please refer to the “Course information” website listed above.

Housing assistance

You can apply for accommodation during your application to CUHK as an exchange student.

More information

Estimated living costs per month

More information

Credits

You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table

Number of places available

2 places per year

             

Contact

If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office:

Asia & Latin America

Name: Ms. Clim Gorissen
E-mail: region1@uu.nl

North America & UK

Name: Ms. Cathelijne van Weelden
E-mail: region2@uu.nl

Australia, New Zealand, South Afrika & Spain*

Name: Ms. Tessel Arendsen
E-mail: region3@uu.nl

* only Universidad Complutense de Madrid

Europe & Middle East

Name: Ms. Mandy van den Houten
E-mail: region4@uu.nl

General exchange questions

Names: Tamar Oderwald and Patrick Chan
Email: exchange@uu.nl

Erasmus+ grant questions

The International Office can only help you with questions related to the content of your Learning Agreement and with signing documents on behalf of the Sending Institution.

For all other Erasmus+ grant related questions, please refer to the Erasmus+ grants for Studies page (scroll down to “Contact the Erasmus Office” to make an appointment) or send an e-mail to erasmus@uu.nl

For questions about faculty programmes and internships, contact the Faculty International Offices.

Phone availability

Phone: +31 (0)30-2531224
Office hours for calling: Tuesday and Thursday, 14:00-15:30

Make an appointment via Teams

We are available for appointments via Teams. If you have a question, use the calendar below to make an appointment.

If you are unable to make it to your appointment, please do not forget to cancel.

Christmas break

Please note that the University-wide International Office will be closed from December 23rd, 2023 to January 7th, 2024. Mailboxes will only be monitored for urgent matters in the first week of January.