Semester Exchange - University of Hong Kong (HKU)

Semester Exchange - University of Hong Kong (HKU)

HKU is organised into 10 academic faculties with English as the main language of instruction

Country: Hong Kong (SAR of China)
Program Dates: Semester 1: Beginning Sept - December Semester 2: Jan - May
Type of program: Semester Exchange
Length of Program: 5 months
Language of Instruction: English, Madarin, Cantonese
Accommodation: Please refer to the accommodation website
More Information: Please refer to this website University of Hong Kong (HKU)

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for this program, you must:

  • Nomination by Home university
  • Undertaken mnimum 1 year university-level
  • English requirement
  • GPA >=3.33 for Law, 3.0 for Business and Economics

How to apply

Applicants must complete an online Expression of Interest form EOI online

Important notes:

Application Fee: No fee

Payment Options: No fee

Logistics Fees: No fee

Insurance: It is a requirement of the exchange program that all students must purchase their own travel insurance to cover them for the duration of their entire journey overseas.  

Program Costs: You remain enrolled at Macquarie University and continue to pay your tuition fees to Macquarie University. As an exchange student you pay no tuition fees to host university. However, you must also always be prepared for unexpected expenses, and should consider how you will be dealing with the expenses of your exchange before you leave your home country. Prior to departure, you will need to save sufficient funds to cover all of your expenses for the duration of your exchange. Some costs to consider include: airfares, students visa (if required), travel health insurance, accommodation, food, additional travel, entertainment, textbooks, incidental expense. If you wish to work while you are away, it is important to note that work rights for international students vary from country to country. For further information about your visa restrictions please contact the consulate or embassy of your host country.

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HKU is organised into 10 academic faculties with English as the mainĀ language of instruction

Area of study
Education; Engineering and IT; Environment; Health and medical sciences; Law, security and intelligence; Media, creative arts, and communication; Society, history and languages

Has a GPA requirement

Macquarie, Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Admisnistration, Art, Economics, Business, Exchange, Hong Kong

Travel Grant

AU$1,500 minimum

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Level of study
Undergraduate; Postgraduate

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