Outgoing Students

Why Studying Abroad?

Have you considered studying abroad, but not sure how to start? Studying abroad can be a life-changing experience. For the benefits you can reap from an extended stay in a foreign country, we provide you with the reasons why you should take the plunge.

  • To learn to be more independent and for personal development
  • To take courses that are not available at HKU
  • To learn a new language
  • To travel and make new friends from around the world
  • To experience a new culture and a different learning environment

HKU Worldwide Undergraduate Student Exchange Programme (HKUWW)

Programmes through partner institutions available for one or two semesters.

Faculty Level Exchange Programme

Programmes organized by faculties with specific areas of focus tailored to each faculty.

HKU Summer Institute 

Programmes organized for students interested in non-academic year study.

Winter Programmes

Programme organized by partner instituitons during winter break.

Visiting Programmes

Unique programmes with specific areas of focus or non-standard schedules.

Special Programmes

Unique programmes with specific areas of focus or non-standard schedules.

Other Programmes

In order to assist our students with transition into the business world, we have developed the HKU Mentorship Programme, pairing students with alumni professionals. Put together by the Development and Alumni Affairs Office, find more information after the jump.