Top 50 breakthrough in world ranking

All indicators suggest City University of Hong Kong (CityU) is one of the fastest rising universities in the world.

CityU is ranked #48 according to QS (Quacquarelli Symonds) data released on 10 June 2020. In terms of research quality as measured by citations per faculty member, CityU is ranked among the top 22 globally, reflecting its substantial and rapidly rising research strengths. Furthermore, CityU comes 1st in the Most International University Rankings from Times Higher Education.

“This is a genuine reflection of our dynamic and energetic personality,” said President Way Kuo.

CityU values our academic expertise, upholds “the separation of politics and education” and “the integration of teaching and research”, as well as promotes a diverse, global teaching and research environment.