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Top 10 Universities in Hong Kong

The article list outs the top 10 Universities in Hon Kong with popular courses to consider.

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Top 10 Universities in Hong Kong
Over the last decade, Hong Kong Universities have emerged as important academic giants. They have played a critical role in mapping the current growth of Asian countries' economies. If you want to be successful in your career, you should go to the top universities in the region. 
The following are the ‘Top Ten Universities’ in Hong Kong that will no doubt propel you to great success: 

University of Hong Kong 

The University of Hong Kong is located along Pok Lam Road in Hong Kong. It is renowned as one of the top research institutions in entire Asia. It was opened in 1912 making it one of the oldest universities in Hong Kong. It currently has programs at the undergraduate, post graduate and PhD levels. The main faculties of study include Arts &Humanities, Business &Social Sciences, Medicine & Health, Engineering, Science & Technology and Language & Cultural Studies. The University has some of the best facilities for learners and accepts students from all over the world. 

The Chinese University of Hong Kong 

The Chinese University of Hong Kong  is located in New Territories Shatin and ranked second in Hong Kong. It offers Certificates of Diplomas, Associate Degrees, Bachelor Degrees, Master Degrees and Doctorate Degrees. Learners can specialize in different courses including Arts & Humanities, Business & Social Studies, Medicine & Health, Engineering and Science & Technology. The university is accredited by the Education Bureau, Hong Kong SAR and European Foundation for Management Development. 

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology 

This university was established in 1991 and has five schools. They include Business & Management, Humanities & Social Sciences, Sciences & Engineering and Graduate School. It is ranked Third in Research because of its superb facilities for higher education. There is a large spectrum of programs for every student to select from. The management, learning facilities and students association are very supportive in every aspect to enhance your academic excellence. 

Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Hong Kong Polytechnic University is ranked as the fourth best university in Hong Kong. This ranking is mainly based on the quality of research and production of great personalities in academic, scientific and management. The main schools in the university include Engineering, Humanities, Health & Human Sciences, Hotel & Tourism Management, Professional & Continuing Education, Business, Construction & Environment and Applied Sciences. 

City University of Hong Kong 

City University of Hong Kong is a public research university located in New Kowloon City. The university was accredited in 1994 and offers over 130 bachelor degrees. It has six schools including Engineering, Business, Social Sciences, Liberal Arts, Creative Media, Energy & Environment, Law, and Sciences & Engineering. It is ranked 95th globally, 18th in Asia and 5th in Hong Kong. The high ranking is mainly because of excellent research facilities and its effectiveness in devising solutions to counter many problems in Asia and beyond.

Hong Kong Baptist University 

This is a public tertiary institution established in 1956 and recognized for its production of great personalities. It is ranked sixth because of its special ability to nurture new graduates who hold an international perspective in their focus. It is from this focus that China's current development is believed to be based on. The institution has five campuses and nine faculties. These include schools of business, communication, continuing education, Arts, Science, Social Sciences, Visual Arts, Chinese Medicine and the Graduate School. 

Hong Kong Institute of Education 

This is a Public University established in 1994 and located in Tai Po. It is one of the main eight universities that fall under the University's Committee of Hong Kong. The institute has four main faculties that include Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Education & Human Development, Humanities and Graduate School. It is ranked seventh in Hong Kong because of ability to nurture great learners to focus on addressing national and regional issues. It also has great facilities for sports and students are assured of achieving the best results. 

Lingnan University 

Lingnan University is located in Tuen Mun and is one of the eight universities that are funded by the government. It was granted full university status in 1999 and is ranked eighth in Hong Kong. Its popularity mainly stems from a focus on developing students and offering numerous courses in liberal arts. All courses are offered in three main faculties of Art, Business and Social Sciences. 

The Open University of Hong Kong 

This university provides an alternative model from conventional methods. It was granted full university status in 1999 and accepts both public and self funded learners. It has campuses in Kowloon, Homantin and 30 Good Shepherd Street. It is ranked ninth and is also affiliated to ICDE and AAOU. The popularity of this institution comes from its ability to offer learning for students from far regions even outside Hong Kong. Many people like it for its flexibile learning programs. 

Hong Kong Shue Yan University 

This university was founded in 1971 and is located in Braema Hill, Hong Kong Island. It has four main faculties. They include Commerce, Arts, Social Sciences and Partnerships. It is ranked tenth and is popular for offering learners an international experience in their studies. It has produced luminaries in many fields.
When you choose any of the ‘Top Ten Universities’ in Hong Kong, you are assured of realizing your career goals and developing your talents completely. These universities have taken steps to ensure that students get the best education possible.
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