Spreading our Wings to Add Value and Create Impact
Uniquely positioned to serve as a bridge between China and the West, CUHK is one of the most internationalized universities in the world
In a short span of 58 years, CUHK has become a leading institution of higher learning known internationally for its dedication to education, impactful research and global engagement.
The rapid growth of China has created an abundance of opportunities for development in higher education and collaboration between mainland and Hong Kong universities. During the past few years, CUHK has strengthened its presence in Shenzhen and collaborations with mainland institutions, capitalizing on opportunities arising from the Greater Bay Area (GBA) Development Plan and the Belt and Road (B&R) Initiative.
Global engagement will continue to be a major focus of the University under ‘CUHK 2025’. The grand challenges facing the world require global collaboration. The jobs of the future will not be confined by borders. Internationalization and engagement of mainland China will continue to be a priority in the University’s pursuit of excellence with purpose and responsibility. In the next five years, the University’s global engagement plans aim to:
Global Engagement 2021—2025
To achieve the University’s aim of excellence with purpose, the following mutually reinforcing priorities in global engagement will be pursued: