The University of Hong Kong
The University of Hong Kong

Continente: Asia

Country: Hong Kong

Address: The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong

Web Site: www.hku.hk



About The University of Hong Kong:

The University of Hong Kong (HKU) is a public research university located in Pokfulam, Hong Kong. Founded in 1911, its origins can be traced back to the Hong Kong College of Medicine for Chinese which was founded in 1887, it is the oldest tertiary institution in Hong Kong. It is often cited as one of the most prestigious universities in Asia. Today, the University of Hong Kong is organised into 10 academic faculties with English as the language of instruction. It exhibits strength in scholarly research and education of science, biomedicine, dentistry, education, humanities, law, linguistics, political sciences, and social sciences.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
World University Rankings 182 172 183 179 151 149 162 140 139 134 134 134

ByField

Field 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agriculture - 235 136 210 218 227 196 181 196 180 172 155
Engineering - 84 71 98 98 99 85 61 85 70 81 87
Life Sciences - 235 243 210 171 171 199 184 152 138 154 156
Clinical Medicine - 158 135 141 143 138 138 124 130 141 149 148
Natural Sciences - 199 198 200 196 206 229 199 205 200 184 189
Social Sciences - 174 163 139 115 104 104 110 110 95 97 83

BySubject

Subject 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agricultural Sciences - - - - 151 227 225 193 179 156 201 148
Chemistryical Engineering - - - 246 179 173 159 192 176 146 137 131
Chemistry - - - 161 142 188 210 171 173 181 185 199
Civil Engineering - - - 70 58 28 24 44 42 38 31 33
Computer Science - - - 62 46 67 55 52 76 58 62 77
Electrical Engineering - - - 74 50 64 44 37 29 25 31 41
Environment / Ecology - - - - 219 171 165 159 163 162 136 118
Geosciences - - - 109 98 103 78 60 74 68 77 91
Materials Science - - - 150 182 197 166 152 155 148 161 141
Mathematics - - - 116 114 150 134 141 156 153 129 169
Mechanical Engineering - - - 125 129 133 118 124 142 161 132 166
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - 197 165 160 155 149 139 147
Physics - - - - - - - - - - 247 239
Plant & Animal Science - - - - 170 224 243 221 249 232 247 264