The University of Hong Kong (HKU) is the oldest tertiary education institution in Hong Kong. On March 16, 1910, Sir Frederick Lugard, the then Governor of Hong Kong, laid the foundation stone for the University. The University was first incorporated in Hong Kong as a self - governing body of scholars by the University Ordinance on March 30, 1911.
Today, HKU has gained international recognition for its accomplishments as a research-led comprehensive university. HKU continues to attract the best students, from Hong Kong and internationally.Read more here
Officially established in 2001 with the first economic discipline launched in the 1940s, HKU Business School (HKUBS) is the youngest faculty at the University. We strive to nurture first-class business leaders and foster academic and relevant research to serve the needs of Hong Kong and the rest of the world in the new Asia-led economy.
As a top international business school in Asia, the School engages leading scholars from all corners of the globe and instills global knowledge in students with an Asian perspective. With the vision of being a leading, globally - impactful academic institution of business and economics, HKUBS is extending its presence in Tel Aviv, Beijing, Shenzhen, Shanghai, and Viet Nam(Ho Chi Minh City).
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HKU in Viet Nam’s slogan - “Connecting Vietnam” reflects the goal of HKUBS to bilaterally connect her with Hong Kong, Asia, and the rest of the world.
Our mission lies along 3 pillars of education, research, and impact. For education and training, we strive to provide “glocal” education - both global and local. We believe that modern business education needs to achieve both a global view, but also bring local relevance. Along with our local partners, HKU in Viet Nam is well positioned to provide glocal education to the country.
The Representative Office of HKU in Vietnam is registered under MOET License No. 1985/SGDĐT-TCCB
As a global leading business school, HKU aims to engage the next business leaders in VietNam, the region, and globally by providing accessible world-class business education.
Research provides deep expertise in all areas of business. HKU VN seeks to disseminate, collaborate and produce cutting-edge research with a strong tie to Viet Nam and the region.
Through knowledge dissemination and connecting with the community, HKU Viet Nam aims to have a positive social and economic impact on Viet Nam.