• Sophomore, Junior, Senior
• 2.5 cumulative GPA
• Language Pre-requisite: None
• Good academic and disciplinary standing


business, social sciences, humanities, biological & physical science, engineering

Classroom Language

Chinese, English


Apartments, Residence Hall

Program Duration

Academic Year: Early September – Mid-May
Fall: Early September – Mid-December
Spring: Mid-January – Mid May
Summer: Early June – Early August

Application Deadline(s)

TermApplication Deadline
Spring 2016-17  8/30/2016
Summer 2017  1/20/2017

Future durations will be posted at a later date.

Questions about this program?
Contact a Peer Advisor!

China, Hong Kong
City University, Hong Kong Exchange

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City University of Hong Kong (CityU) is committed to providing students with the professional education and learning experiences they need to achieve success in their careers and lead fulfilling and useful lives. The University offers an international curriculum and multicultural diversity of faculty and students.

CityU emphasizes innovative problem-driven research and the connection between knowledge and society. The goal is to train a new breed of professionals to anticipate and respond to the challenges of the fast-changing, knowledge-driven global environment of the 21st century. Since CityU's establishment in 1984, it has grown rapidly in both size and prestige. CityU is centrally located in Kowloon, on the mainland side of Victoria Harbour.

CityU also offers a summer session, where students interested in science and engineering can complete a research experience with a CityU faculty member.

Learning Objectives

IAP has overall Goals and Expectations for Study Abroad Participants, covering the personal, academic and professional aspects of study abroad. Additionally on this program, you can:
  • Strengthen language skills.
  • Navigate new educational systems, as well as new learning and teaching styles.
  • Observe Chinese perspectives on academic disciplines.
  • Take advantage of academic strengths in:
    -Civil Engineering
    -Communication & Media Studies
    -Mechanical Engineering
    -Politics & International Studies