University of Hong Kong
#369 Overall Influence

University of Hong Kong

Public research university in Hong Kong

From Wikipedia

The University of Hong Kong is a public research university in Hong Kong. Founded in 1911, its origins trace back to the Hong Kong College of Medicine for Chinese, which was founded in 1887. It is the oldest tertiary institution in Hong Kong. HKU was also the first university established by the British Empire in East Asia.

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What is University of Hong Kong known for?

#105 World Rank
Law
#154 World Rank
Social Work
#194 World Rank
Medical
#215 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#219 World Rank
Engineering
#222 World Rank
Education
#229 World Rank
Business
#280 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#293 World Rank
Economics
#295 World Rank
Political Science
#346 World Rank
Nursing
#408 World Rank
Chemistry
#442 World Rank
Computer Science
#471 World Rank
Mathematics
#481 World Rank
Biology
#532 World Rank
Communications
#538 World Rank
Physics
#544 World Rank
Sociology
#820 World Rank
Literature
#991 World Rank
Anthropology
#1023 World Rank
Psychology
#1035 World Rank
Religious Studies

Influential People

Who are University of Hong Kong's Most influential alumni?

University of Hong Kong's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Law, Social Work, and Medical. University of Hong Kong’s most academically influential people include Eileen Chang, Andrew Cheung, and Run Run Shaw.

Eileen Chang
Eileen Chang

American writer and screenwriter

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Andrew Cheung
Andrew Cheung

Hong Kong judge

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Run Run Shaw
Run Run Shaw

Hong Kong entertainment mogul and philanthropist

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Aleksandr Kogan

Researcher

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Johannes Chan
Johannes Chan

Hong Kong legal scholar

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Rey Chow

Cultural critic

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Joseph Sung
Joseph Sung

Hong Kong academic

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Kevin Yeung
Kevin Yeung

Hong Kong government official

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Patrick Chan

Hong Kong judge

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D. C. Lau

Sinologist

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Lim Bo Seng
Lim Bo Seng

Chinese resistance fighter based in Singapore and Malaya during World War II who is regarded as a war hero in Singapore

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Vivian Wing-Wah Yam

Hong Kong chemist

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