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City University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong, China
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Restrictions: OU applicants only
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: English Program Type: University Exchange
Housing Type: Apartments, Student Dormitories Minimum GPA: 2.5
 Non-English Language Learning Option(s):
Chinese Study Abroad Adviser: Shanna Vincent
 Language Category:
Language Category B
Program Description:

City University of Hong Kong

Program Highlights

  • Location: City University is located in Hong Kong off mainland China. 
  • Academics: OU students can study Business, Science, Engineering, Journalism/Mass Communication, International Studies, Energy, and more! Chinese language courses are limited and are usually only lower levels. 
  • Cost: This is a University Exchange program, meaning you pay OU tuition/fees to the Bursar and on-site costs to City University of Hong Kong or local entities. See below for more information on cost!
  • Housing: Exchange students live in on-campus housing in one of the student dormitories. 
This program is ideal for Business and JMC students, in addition to Asian Studies or IAS majors/minors!

A wide range of courses are offered to exchange students in English, from the Colleges of Business, Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, and Science and Engineering, and the Schools of Creative Media, Energy and Environment, and Law.

To see courses previously taken by OU students at City University of Hong Kong and their OU equivalents click the following link: City University of Hong Kong - Course Equivalency Information.

Academic Calendar
  • The Fall semester usually runs from early September - December.
  • The Spring semester usually runs from January  - May.
Money Matters
Since this program is a University Exchange program you will pay OU tuition/fees and insurance to the OU Bursar and housing/meals/living expenses to City University of Hong Kong.

Use this City University of Hong Kong Budget Estimate to help you plan for study abroad and compare programs!

There are number of scholarships available for study abroad students. Below is a partial list to get you started!
Exchange students can apply for a limited number of student dormitories at City University of Hong Kong. If you do not live on-campus you will be responsible for your own off-campus housing.

Program Requirements
  • 2.5 Combined Retained GPA
  • Passport (valid through six months after return from study abroad)
  • 2 Recommendation letters from any OU professor
  • Host University Application
  • Visa
Get Started
Start by attending a Study Abroad 101 information session to learn the basics about study abroad as well as your next steps. Then, schedule an appointment with the study abroad adviser for Asia to move on to Phase 2!

Photos and Resources
OU Education Abroad Pinterest Board: Asia

Why did you choose to study abroad?
I choose to study abroad, because I want a different cultural experience. I want to go out my comfort zone. I want to have an adventure. I want to learn and grow in a enviornment that is different from where I was raised.
     — Li Lin, Spring 2011
Read what others have said about this program.
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2014-2015 02/21/2014 
03/07/2014 09/01/2014 05/16/2015
 NOTE: Dates are approximate and subject to change. Do not use these dates to purchase flights.
Fall 2014 02/21/2014 
03/07/2014 09/01/2014 12/20/2014
 NOTE: Dates are approximate and subject to change. Do not use these dates to purchase flights.
Spring 2015 09/12/2014 09/26/2014 TBA TBA

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