The University of Hong Kong
|Universitywide / Faculty|
This means this destination is available to all students of Utrecht University
Semester I: early September – end of December
HKU has strict English language requirements. The following applies to UU students except for students who wish to study at the HKU Faculty of Law:
1) For those who are enrolled in fully-English-taught programmes, please a statement confirming this is sufficient and can be provided by the exchange coordinator at the University wide exchange office
2) For those who attained VWO English score 8 or above, they can submit the VWO diploma copy with a highlight/remark of the score of the English language course.
3) For those who could not provide any of the above of will be studying LAW courses, they should provide IELTS/TOEFL/other acceptable test results after being selected for the exchange.
|Areas of study open to exchange students|
All, except for courses offered by the following Faculties/programmes:
Law – Generally, the standards for admission for exchange and visiting students are at least upper second-class honours (2:1) results (which converts to approximately a CGPA of 3.33).
Business & Economics – Courses offered by the Faculty of Business and Economics (FBE) are highly competitive.
Students who are in their final year in particular, should note that course enrollment is NOT guaranteed.
|Courses at Master’s level|
Not in general, but you can inquire with the exchange officer at HKU.
|Language of instruction|
All courses, except those offered by the School of Chinese, are taught in English.
Hall accommodation is available but NOT guaranteed. Most of the rooms are double rooms, expect to pay around 3000 HK$ per month. For those residents whose halls do not provide compulsory meal plans, they can have meals on campus.
|Estimated living costs per month|
Lodging fees for university undergraduate halls range from approximately HK$10,300 to HK$20,000 per academic year. A few halls have compulsory meal charges ranging from HK$8,000 to HK$8,880 per year but the figures do NOT cover all meals.
You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table
|Number of places available|
6 places per year
If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office.