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

City University of Hong Kong


  • Most classes are offered in English and many people in the city speak English
  • Hong Kong is an important city culturally, economically, and internationally
  • City University of Hong Kong has a beautiful campus conveniently located in Kowloon Tong, the heart of Hong Kong
This program is ideal for Business and Journalism/Mass Communication students, in addition to Asian Studies or IAS majors/minors!

Program Requirements
  • 2.5 Combined Retained GPA (3.0 required for Law students)
  • Passport (valid through six months after return from study abroad)
  • 2 Recommendation letters from any OU professor
  • Host University Application
  • Visa
A wide range of courses are offered to exchange students in English, from the Colleges of Business, Liberal Arts and Social SciencesScience and Engineering, and the Schools of Creative Media, Energy and Environment, and Law.

Courses for Exchange Students

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 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! Housing
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.

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

Who would you recommend study abroad to?
Those who are more interested in learning and experiencing about the modern and Hong Kong/Chinese culture and while being able to be in an environment in an English-speaking classroom. Also, for students who also want to explore other parts of Asia while still learning about the Chinese culture.
     — Paulinna Huynh, Spring 2011
Read what others have said about this program.
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2016-2017 02/21/2016
03/04/2016 TBA TBA
Fall 2016 02/21/2016
03/04/2016 08/29/2016 12/17/2016
Spring 2017 09/18/2016 09/23/2016 TBA TBA
Academic Year 2017-2018 02/19/2017 03/03/2017 TBA TBA
Fall 2017 02/19/2017 03/03/2017 TBA TBA

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