The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen

Introduction

The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen (“University”) is established in accordance with the Regulations of the People’s Republic of China on Chinese-foreign Cooperation in Running Schools upon approval of the Ministry of Education. It inherits the educational philosophy and academic systems of The Chinese University of Hong Kong. It is intended to evolve into a world-class research university with strong Chinese cultural influence. It is committed to nurturing high-end talent with a global perspective, Chinese tradition, and social responsibility. At present, the University has programmes in science, engineering, economic management, and humanities and social science. Its long-term goal is to recruit 11,000 domestic and international students, 7,500 of whom will be undergraduate students and 3,500 Masters or Ph.D. students. The University is located at 2001, Longxiang Boulevard, Longgang District, Shenzhen, to the south of the Dayun Park and to the north of Longxiang Boulevard, occupying about one million square meters. The President is responsible for the management of the University under the leadership of the Governing Board, a system that is in line with international practice. This is a positive step towards a modern university system with Chinese features. The University hires first-class teaching staff from around the world and those teachers that have been employed are mostly renowned professors and scholars from world-class universities, including several Nobel Prize laureates and academicians. The University is featured with an international learning environment, a bilingual teaching pedagogy, a collegiate system, general education courses, multidisciplinary programmes and a student-centered educational philosophy. The University stresses the importance of academic links and global perspective. Currently, we have concluded agreements with a number of prestigious universities to jointly nurture undergraduate and post-graduate students. In response to the call of the nation and the Pearl River Delta region for emerging and strategic industries, the University is planning to form a world-class expert team and to forge a platform for international technology innovation in robotics and intelligent manufacturing, big data, new energy, and finance and logistics. Up to now, more than 2,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students are studying at The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen. Undergraduate programs include Finance, Professional Accountancy, Global Business Studies, Marketing and Communication, Economics, Statistics, Mathematics and Applied Mathematics, Computer Science and Engineering, Electronic Information Engineering, New Energy Science and Engineer, and Translation. Postgraduate programs include Financial Engineering, Finance, Translation and Interpreting Studies, and Simultaneous Interpreting. We have opened one doctoral program Computer and Information Engineering.

Mission & Vision

To advance the creation, preservation, application, and dissemination of knowledge through the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research and public service in a diverse range of disciplines, thereby serving the needs and enhancing the well-being of the citizens of the Pearl River Delta, China as a whole, and the wider world community. To be acknowledged regionally, nationally and internationally as a first-class research university whose bilingual and global dimensions of teaching and learning, scholarly output and contribution to the community consistently meet standards of excellence.

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Bachelor in Computer Science and Engineering

Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 China Shenzhen

The bachelor in computer science and engineering bachelors is a program that span across multi-disciplinary fields with wide practical applications. China has made remarkable strides in the past decade, and information and communication technology has been the main driving force of its economic development. [+]

The bachelor in computer science and engineering bachelors is a program that span across multi-disciplinary fields with wide practical applications. China has made remarkable strides in the past decade, and information and communication technology has been the main driving force of its economic development.

The goal is to cultivate students’ innovation and practical ability, engage them in the booming IT industry in the Pearl River Delta, and encourage them to participate in technology transfer to commercial enterprises. World-class scholars will be invited to give lectures and seminars. Students may also participate in industrial internships and overseas exchanges.

Graduates are expected to pursue a higher degree in leading universities/institutes or seek employment in IT, finance, industry, manufacturing, or government agencies. CUHK strives to become a world-class teaching and research institute, and is committed to carrying out cutting-edge research in the computer science and engineering. The faculty of this program has been globally recruited and the curriculum is designed to meet industry standards.... [-]


Bachelor in Electronic and Information Engineering

Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 China Shenzhen

The program emphasizes not only on building a solid foundation of professional knowledge and skills, but also on expanding their global vision. Taking advantage of Shenzhen’s position as a leading hub for communications and IT in China, we can strengthen students’ ability to grasp industry trends, supply them with ample opportunities to gain industry experience, and sharpen their mind for innovation and implementation. [+]

The program emphasizes not only on building a solid foundation of professional knowledge and skills, but also on expanding their global vision. Taking advantage of Shenzhen’s position as a leading hub for communications and IT in China, we can strengthen students’ ability to grasp industry trends, supply them with ample opportunities to gain industry experience, and sharpen their mind for innovation and implementation. The rigorous training will enable them to stand out in further study in world-leading universities/institutes, and will also make them excel in professions such as electronics, IT, finance, manufacturing, and government agencies.

CUHK strives to become a world-class teaching and research institute, and is committed to carrying out cutting-edge research and knowledge transfer in the fields of information technology, big data, new energy, international finance and logistics. The high-calibre faculty for the information engineering department has been globally recruited and the curriculum is designed to meet industry standards.... [-]


Bachelor in Finance

Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 China Shenzhen

This bachelor in finance program equips students with analytical skills, practical experiences and global vision to meet the challenges in the banking and finance industry. Students will get a deep understanding of the complex interrelationships among the world economics in terms of the flow of goods, services, and funds, the functions and operation among them in a globalized context. [+]

This bachelor in finance program equips students with analytical skills, practical experiences and global vision to meet the challenges in the banking and finance industry. Students will get a deep understanding of the complex interrelationships among the world economics in terms of the flow of goods, services, and funds, the functions and operation among them in a globalized context.

This program may well be the first of this kind in the mainland, and offers solid interdisciplinary training in economics and finance in the context of the global economy. A s the important global financial centers, the continuing developments of Shenzhen and Hong Kong will ensure this program attracts students from Hong Kong, China and the rest of the world. ... [-]


Bachelor in Global Business Studies

Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 China Shenzhen

Overseas prestigious business schools, together with the CUHK Shenzhen Campus, will form a tripartite collaboration to offer students a unique and unparalleled global learning experience. The entire cohort of students will spend one academic term in Asia, North America and Europe respectively. [+]

Overseas prestigious business schools, together with the CUHK Shenzhen Campus, will form a tripartite collaboration to offer students a unique and unparalleled global learning experience. The entire cohort of students will spend one academic term in Asia, North America and Europe respectively. Through living and studying together, students should learn business practices in a cross continental manner and build international networks among elite peers. Their exposures will be further broadened by gaining insights from successful corporate leaders.

This program provides two streams:

Global business Management Global Supply Chain and Logistics Management

Through this unique arrangement, students will learn business practices through a cross-continental approach and build an international network among elite peers. This foundation prepares students for a culturally diversified career in the future. Their exposure will be further broadened by gaining insights from successful corporate leaders. ... [-]


Bachelor in New Energy Science and Engineering

Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 China Shenzhen

This program aims to educate students with interdisciplinary knowledge and specialized skills. Subjects to be studied include: Solar energy conversion, Production and storage of hydrogen and fuel cell, Energy storage (battery, super-capacitor), New energy power generation (thermal energy), Smart grid, and Energy efficiency and energy saving. [+]

This program aims to educate students with interdisciplinary knowledge and specialized skills. Subjects to be studied include: Solar energy conversion, Production and storage of hydrogen and fuel cell, Energy storage (battery, super-capacitor), New energy power generation (thermal energy), Smart grid, and Energy efficiency and energy saving.

Students will receive rigorous training not only in traditional disciplines (such as Chemistry, Physics, and Materials Science, etc.), but also in emerging fields (including Photochemistry, Electrochemistry and Bio-molecular Engineering). Students may participate in overseas exchanges program for expanding their global vision, and cultivating themselves to be self-motivated and independent learners. The School will collaborate with new energy companies in the Pearl River Delta, which may allow students to learn industry trends and to join industrial internships.... [-]


Bachelor in Professional Accountancy

Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 China Shenzhen

Bachelor in Professional Accountancy The program is designed to provide students with a firm foundation in accounting. In addition to technical accounting & business knowledge, the program focuses on training leadership skills, analytical and problem solving skills, interpersonal and communication skills. [+]

The program is designed to provide students with a firm foundation in accounting. In addition to technical accounting & business knowledge, the program focuses on training leadership skills, analytical and problem solving skills, interpersonal and communication skills.

Professionalism, ethics and information technology are integrated throughout the curriculum. The curriculum is designed to seek maximum exemption or full recognition from international professional accounting bodies, such as Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA), Association of Charted Certified Accountants (ACCA) and Chinese Institute of Certified Public Accountants (CICPA).

The professional accountancy program aims to advance students' understanding of economics and management and to develop innovative and global leaders who strive for the betterment of business and society. The bachelor in accountancy program is recognized nationally and internationally as a world-class management and economics program. ... [-]