Hong Kong Baptist University

- Hong Kong


Established in 1956, Hong Kong Baptist University has over 50 years of experience in providing broad-based and creativity-inspiring education. 

HKBU is consistently at the cutting-edge of the sciences and highly reputed for its commitment to the humanities and arts. The University also encourages service to society among its staff and students, making it a beloved part of the Hong Kong community. 

At HKBU, education is far more than simply equipping students with professional knowledge and skills. The University is committed to providing Whole Person Education that inculcates intellectual, cultural, social and sporting skills outside the classroom in addition to training the minds within. We are not just grooming the workforce of tomorrow, we are shaping future leaders. 

The University offers world-class, innovative undergraduate, taught postgraduate and research postgraduate programmes leading to Masters or PhD degrees as well as associate degree programmes, all tailored to prepare our students for the challenges of a globalised knowledge-based economy.


Hong Kong Baptist University is committed to academic excellence in teaching, research and service, and to the development of whole person in all these endeavours built upon the heritage of Christian higher education.


Hong Kong Baptist University aspires to be a premier institution of higher learning providing broad-based, creativity-inspiring education with distinctive contribution to the advancement of knowledge through research and scholarship.




Faculty of Arts

Department of Chinese Language and Literature

Department of English Language and Literature

Department of Music

Department of Religion and Philosophy

Department of Humanities and Creative Writing

Centre for Translation

Language Centre

Faculty of Science

Department of Biology

Department of Chemistry

Department of Computer Science

Department of Mathematics

Department of Physics

Faculty of Social Sciences

Department of Education Studies

Department of Geography

Department of Government and International Studies

Department of History

Department of Physical Education

Department of Social Work

Department of Sociology

School of Business

Department of Accountancy and Law

Department of Economics

Department of Finance and Decision Sciences

Department of Management

Department of Marketing

School of Communication

Academy of Film

Department of Communication Studies

Department of Journalism

School of Continuing Education (SCE)

College of International Education (CIE)

English Requirements


Please contact university for detailed information.

Tution Fee

The tuition fees for full-time undergraduate degree programmes for the 2014-2015 academic year are HK$42,100 for local students and HK$120,000 for non-local studentsper annum respectively.

Fees are to be paid in two equal instalments, normally before the first and second semesters.

For newly enrolled undergraduate students, HK$10,000 first instalment plus some fees must be paid by the applicants on acceptance of their admission offer and the balance must be paid in November.

The cost of studying at the University as an international (non-local) student is approximately HK$159,000 per year for government-funded programmes, including tuition fees, hall residence and daily expenses. The details are as follows.

Cost Items

HK Dollars

Tuition Fee (per annum)


Hall Residence^ (2 or 3-person bedroom)

Approximately 8,400 to 12,000 (for 9 months)

Personal Expenses (including meals, transportation, entertainment and miscellaneous)

27,000 (3,000 per month for 9 months)

Total Cost (per annum)


(currency conversion rate: US$1= HK$7.8)