The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen

The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen

  • 30
    Acceptance Rate
  • 29
    Available Programs
  • 4000
  • 15077
    Average Cost
  • 98.5
    Employment Rate


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 PhD 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 more than 70 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.

Entry requirements

We welcome applicants with a wide range of qualifications. You just need to take any of the following:

•  International Baccalaureate Diploma (IB)

•  General Certificate of Education (GCE / A-Level)

•  Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT) / American College Test (ACT)

•  Local national higher education entrance examination

•  Completed at least one year of undergraduate study at a qualified university

•  Completed at least one year of study leading to the qualification of associate degree / higher diploma or its equivalent.

Applicants should have attained an acceptable level of proficiency in English. 

Scholarship & funding

To encourage academic excellence, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen offers an expanding range of scholarships to international students. There are following types of scholarships available for successful international students:

- Entry scholarships for 4 years

- Academic performance scholarship

- Government-sponsored international scholarship.


Student life

Timelapse of Shenzhen city day and night