HKU International Affairs Office

Exchange Programme


Exchange Programme

As an incoming exchange student, you will have the chance to take courses at one of Asia's leading universities and immerse yourself in Hong Kong's unique culture. Our exchange programme offers a diverse range of courses across various faculties, allowing you to tailor your academic experience to your interests and goals.

In addition to academic excellence, HKU is committed to providing a supportive and enriching environment for our exchange students. Our team is here to assist you with everything from applications to navigating the city. We also offer a wide range of activities and events to help you make the most of your time in Hong Kong and make new friends.

If you are interested in joining our exchange programme, please explore our website to learn more about our application process, eligibility requirements and academic information. We look forward to welcoming you to HKU and helping you make the most of your study abroad experience.

  • To apply for HKU Incoming Student Exchange Programme, your home institution should have an exchange partnership with HKU, you may check with the exchange office of your home institution for further information. 
  • You must be nominated for the programme by the exchange coordinator of your home institution. (Please do not contact our office without official nomination by your home institution)
  • You can be nominated to study at HKU for one or two semesters.
  • If you are admitted as an exchange student at HKU, you will remain enrolled with your home institution and continue to pay your home institution tuition.
  • The academic programme you undertake may be credited towards your degree as per the formal agreement between HKU and your home institution.