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Why HKU Science?

Rankings and Achievements

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in Asia (2024) 


in the world (2024)


World University Rankings


in Asia (2023) 


in the world (2024)



in Impact Ranking (2020)




Global Experience

Committed to nurturing students as global citizens

Targeting at 100% overseas and mainland experiences


Examples of overseas experiences

  • Worldwide exchange studies
  • Overseas Research  Fellowships
  • Field trips
  • Summer courses
  • International scientific conferences
  • Internships



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    International Environment

    About 40% academic staff in the Faculty are from overseas

    THE Ranking on Most International Universities 2024 

    #6 in the world




    Top-ranked Scientists


    (Clarivate Analytics' Essential Science Indicators)

    18.3% of professoriate staff in the Faculty (average over the past decade)
    are classified Top 1% scholars



    Career Prospects

    Essentially 100% employment rate 

    (inclusive of further studies) 

    in the past decade