The University of Hong Kong
The University of Hong Kong (HKU; Chinese: 香港大學) is a public research university in Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong. Founded in 1887 as the Hong Kong College of Medicine for Chinese, it is the oldest tertiary institution in Hong Kong.
As of June 2023, HKU is ranked 26th globally (5th in Asia) by QS, and 31st globally (4th in Asia) by Times Higher Education. It has been ranked as the world’s most international university and is one of the most prestigious universities in Asia.
Today, HKU has ten academic faculties and English is the main medium of instruction and assessment.