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Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Exchange Area of Study: Criminology, Language, Literary Studies, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Public Affairs, Public Policy, Sociology
Instruction Language: English
Program Description:
Click "Apply for Exchange" to complete an exchange nomination application, which will be reviewed on a competitive basis after the deadline.  Within the application, you will be able to indicate your interest in up to three exchange programs.
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City University
City University of Hong Kong
This exchange program is currently only open to students in the School of Economic, Political, and Policy Sciences (EPPS).
Program Overview New Program Overview
CityU is an internationally recognized university located at the heart of a modern Asian city.
  • According to QS World University Rankings 2013, it is currently ranked 104th in the world's top universities.
  • The College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences offers broad-based, multidisciplinary and professionally-oriented taught programmes under six academic departments.
  • CityU is located at the heart of the city and of the transportation network. Shopping malls and places of attractions are within easy reach.
 Learn more about City University
About City  About Hong Kong
Situated at the south-eastern tip of mainland China and in the heart of Asia, Hong Kong enjoys an economic and strategic importance that exceeds its geographical size in an area of only 1,105 square kilometres. Hong Kong (pop. 7.5 million) is a densely populated city, comprising Hong Kong Island, Kowloon Peninsula, and the New Territories. The average population density is 6,620 people per square kilometre (as of mid-2012). Nonetheless, Hong Kong is also known for its beautiful and well-managed country parks and greens, located mainly in the New Territories and 262 outlying islands.
City City
For more information, visit the Life at Hong Kong webpage.
Academic Programs Academics and Courses
CityU offers courses in a variety of subject areas within the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences (CLASS), including public policy, Asian studies, and applied social sciences. Most inbound exchange students take 4-5 courses (12-15 credits) per semester.

English is the teaching medium at most universities, including CityU, but both Chinese and English are the official languages in Hong Kong. English is widely used within the government and also by the legal, professional and business sectors.
For more information, visit the Academic Programs webpage.
Housing Housing
The Student Residence Office provides on-campus accommodation for almost 3,700 students. Most of the residence halls cluster at Cornwall Street, forming a complex of student dormitories about 10 minutes away from main campus on foot.
Students should contact the Student Residence Office and apply for housing by the posted deadlines due to very limited residence places and increasing demand.
For more information, visit the Accommodations webpage.
Student Visa Student Visa
Depending on nationality and length of stay, exchange students accepted to study at City University will typically need to obtain a student visa prior to their arrival in Hong Kong. Once accepted, the Global Services Office will provide visa guidance and assistance. Since visa rules and regulations change frequently, consult the nearest embassy or consulate of Hong Kong for the most up-to-date information.
For more information, visit the Student Visa webpage.
Campus Location Campus Map

Resources Program Resources
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Program Contact Information
City University of Hong Kong 
CityU CLASS Exchange 
Tel: (852) 3442 8201

UT Dallas
Education Abroad
Student Services Building (SSB) 3.400
Click here to open an exchange nomination application:

Apply for Exchange

Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2018 02/15/2018 ** Rolling Admission 09/04/2018 12/23/2018

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants may be notified of their acceptance prior to the application deadline.