Facts & Figures

1. Academic Programmes

SchoolProgramme
School of BusinessBachelor of Business Administration (Honours)
Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) in Corporate Governance
Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) in Financial Analysis
Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) in Human Resource Management
Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) in Management
Master of Science in Entrepreneurial Management
School of CommunicationBachelor of Arts (Honours) in Convergent Media and Communication Technology
Bachelor of Journalism and Communication (Honours)
Master of Arts in Strategic Communication
School of Decision SciencesBachelor of Arts (Honours) in Applied and Human-Centred Computing
Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) in Supply Chain Management
Bachelor of Management Science and Information Management (Honours)
Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Actuarial Studies and Insurance
Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Data Science and Business Intelligence
Master of Science in Global Supply Chain Management
School of Humanities and
Social Science
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Chinese
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Cultural and Creative Industries
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in English
Bachelor of Social Sciences (Honours) in Asian Studies
School of TranslationBachelor of Translation with Business (Honours)
Master of Arts in Translation (Business and Legal)
Master of Arts in Translation (Computer-Aided Translation)

2. Number of Students 2018/19 (Undergraduates)

a) Enrolment

SchoolNumber
Business1,006
Communication150
Decision Sciences262
Humanities and Social Science171
Translation and Foreign Languages53
Total1,642

b) Admissions

Student Admissions Statistics
Total Number of Applicants for Year 14,966
Total Number of Student Admission for Year 1 928
Total Number of Applicants for All Years 6,189
Total Number of Student Admission for All Years 1,430

c) Average HKDSE Score of Year-1 Students

Female55%
Male45%

3. Global Network and Exposure

a) Global Partnerships

RegionNumber of Partner Institutions
AsiaChina
Japan
Malaysia
South Korea
Taiwan
5
5
1
8
10
Australia and Pacific RegionAustralia1
EuropeAustria
Belgium
Finland
France
Germany
Latvia
Lithuania
Netherlands
Norway
Romania
Sweden
Switzerland
1
2
2
7
2
1
1
3
1
1
2
1
Middle EastIsrael1
North AmericaCanada
USA
1
6
Total62

b) International Exposure*

ItemNumber of Students
Short-term Study Trip 286
Non-local Internship239
Exchange Programme73
Total598

*Data of academic year 2017-18

c) Internship Experience**

ItemNumber of Internships Taken
Local Internship873
Non-local Internship239
Total1,112

**Data of academic year 2017-18

4. Graduates

a) Cumulative Number of Graduates

Graduation YearTotal Number
1982-2011 (HSSC)11,952
Up to 201513,868
Up to 202019,817
2021 onwards21,459

b) Graduate Employment (within 4 months of graduation)

Employed and Further Studies88.2%

*** % distribution based on Graduate Employment Survey as of January 2018

5. Staff

a) Number of Staff

Category of StaffNumber%
Academic Staff21835.6%
Administrative and
Academic Support Staff
39564.4%
Total613100%

b) Professorial Staff Profile (Assistant Professors and above)

Professorial Staff Possessing Doctoral Degree100%

c) Rank Distribution of Full-time Academic Staff on Professorial Track

ItemNumber%
Professor1514.3%
Associate Professor2523.8%
Assistant Professor6561.9%

d) Rank Distribution of Full-time Academic Staff on Teaching Track

ItemNumber%
Principal/Senior Lecturer3134.8%
Lecturer5865.2%

6. Teacher-Student Ratio

Teacher-Student Ratio1 : 22.9

7. Average Class Size****

Average Class Size26.8

**** Data of academic year 2017-18

8. Scholarships and Awards

ItemAmount (HK$) / Number
Amount Awarded $13,145,879
Number of Scholarships Awarded 799
Number of Students Awarded643

9. External Research and other Funding Sources

a) Approved Number of Projects and Amount in 2017/18

Funding SourceNumber of ProjectsAmount (HK$)
Competitive Research Funding Schemes for the Local Self-financing Degree Sector by Research Grants Council (2018/19 Exercise)13$8,482,723
Quality Enhancement Support Scheme by Education Bureau1$2,027,165
Other External Funding Sources3$1,954,500
Total17$12,464,388

b) Cumulative Approved Number of Projects and Amount since 2013/14

Funding SourceAmount (HK$)
Education Bureau –
Enhancement and Start-up Grant Scheme for Self-financing Post-secondary Education
$19,089,127
Innovation and Technology Commission –
Partnership Research Programme of the Innovation and Technology Fund
$1,754,911.5
Research Grants Council –
Competitive Research Funding Schemes for the Local Self-financing Degree Sector (2021/22 Exercise)
$18,163,587
Research Grants Council –
Research Matching Grant Scheme (2021/22 Exercise)
$16,988,984.9
Other External Funding Sources$150,000
Total$56,146,610.4

10. Campus and Facilities

a) Campus Area

Building(s)Gross Floor Area
S H Ho Academic Building 11,595 (m2)
Lee Shau Kee Complex6,679 (m2)
Wei Lun Square 1,199 (m2)
Lee Quo Wei Academic Building (Yuen Campus)14,310 (m2)
M Building and N Building (Yuen Campus)18,000 (m2)
HSUHK Jockey Club Residential Colleges (Yuen Campus)14,525 (m2)
Total66,308 (m2)

b) Student Residence

Student ResidenceNumber of Places
HSUHK Jockey Club Residential Colleges (Yuen Campus)1,200
Old Hall (Yuen Campus)100
Total1,300

c) Library Resources and Facilities

Types of ResourcesNumber
Printed Books (volumes) 76,281
Printed Serials (titles)347
E-books (titles)559,662
E-journals (titles)136,372
Multi-media Resources (volumes)13,345
Electronic Databases (titles)158
Total Library Seats680

Note: Some percentages do not add up to 100% owing to rounding.