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Study in Hong Kong

Study towards a prestigious University of London qualification. In Hong Kong you can study by distance and flexible learning plus fit your studies around your work and family life.

Our degree programmes are developed and assessed by the Member Institutions of the University of London, which have an international reputation for their teaching and research.

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In Hong Kong you can study a variety of degree courses, from three teaching institutions and graduate from the University of London.

What can you study?

Popular courses studied in Hong Kong are:

Study via distance learning or at a Teaching Centre in Hong Kong

In Hong Kong and China we have approximately 3,900 students studying a range of distance learning courses and at the two city based Teaching Centres.

The two affiliated Teaching Centre in Hong Kong support 20 recognised programmes with academic direction from LSE and our Intercollegiate Member Institutions. Choose to study either at a college or study via distance learning. If you relocate overseas you can also choose any of our global Teaching Centres around the world.

How to apply

If you are an undergraduate student these are the three ways to apply in Hong Kong.

  • Apply at HKU SPACE in person.
  • If you decide to study at a Teaching Centre, contact the centre directly for study advice and the application procedure.
  • Online.

All postgraduate students should apply online.

Hong Kong specific information

Four of our programmes are accredited by the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications. These are recognised under the Qualifications Framework, you can view the list of all the local regulations for Hong Kong.

The following job roles are the most popular choices by Hong Kong undergraduates:

  • Financial institution managers and directors.
  • Legal associate professionals.
  • Business and related associate professionals n.e.c.
  • Programmers and software development professionals.
  • Protective service associate professionals n.e.c.

76% of our postgraduates and undergraduates go on to full-time work. [First Destination survey 2013/14].

Local Teaching Institute finder

Choose a local teaching centre from the map or use the search bar to find one near you.

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    The top graduate from BSc Accounting and Finance who goes onto a CIMA qualification will be awarded a sponsorship package. Find full details on the CIMA website.

    International events

    See our forthcoming events, HKU SPACE hosts open days every year - so do come and meet us. For details please visit HK Space Events.