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China: The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Founded in 1963, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) is a comprehensive research university. It has fostered four Nobel Laureates. Approximately 22,000 students get their education here from eight different faculties.

University in brief

Language of instruction: English
Academic calendar: September-December, early January-April, May-July
Credit system: 15 credits is equivalent to 30 ECTS credits
Note: The amount of courses at master's level for exchange students is limited. Even if you study at master's level at KTH, you may need to choose courses at bachelor's level at CUHK. An application and visa fee is required at all universities in Hong Kong.

Exchange opportunities

Number of spots: 6 semester spots per academic year.
Grade requirements: 3.75 starting from autumn semester 2024. 

Programme specific information

If your programme or school is not listed below, contact the international coordinator at your school.