General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established
Abbreviation LU
Teachers 222
Students 2,896
Foreigners 14%
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Suburban
Housing Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
Education for Service
Accreditation
• Education Bureau, Hong Kong SAR
Affiliations
• Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)
• Association of Christian Universities and Colleges in Asia (ACUCA)
Rankings
World ranking642
Country ranking7
International Faculty71
International Students327
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities235
Cost of living in Hong Kong, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation 756 1,280
Food 246 401
Transportation 46 116
Communications and utilities 78 113
Clothing 27 101
Sports and leisure 43 117
Accommodation in Hong Kong, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre764
Shared room in city centre1,293
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre1,132
1 bedroom apartment in city centre1,732
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking642
QS World University Rankings614
Webometrics Ranking1492

Location on map - Lingnan University

Lingnan University or 嶺南大學 (LU) - public higher education institution in Hong Kong.

Lingnan University - Description

Lingnan University, as the liberal arts university of Hong Kong, embraces the vision to excel as an internationally recognised liberal arts university distinguished by outstanding teaching, learning, scholarship and community engagement. It is committed to providing quality whole-person education informed by the best of Chinese and Western liberal arts traditions; nurturing all-round excellence in students, including such attributes as critical thinking, broad vision, versatile skills, socially responsible values, and leadership in a changing world; and encouraging faculty and students to contribute to society through original research and knowledge transfer. Students admitted to Lingnan University’s MPhil and PhD programmes will conduct in-depth study in specific research areas. At research postgraduate level, Lingnan offers MPhil and PhD programmes in Chinese, Cultural Studies, English, History, Philosophy, Translation, Visual Studies, Business (including Accounting, Decision Sciences, Finance, Information Systems Management, Insurance, International Business, Management, Marketing, and Operations Management), Economics, Psychology and Social Sciences (including Political Science and International Relations, Sociology, Social Gerontology, and Social Policy). The University also offers a number of taught postgraduate programmes in Accountancy, Chinese, Cultural Studies, Human Resource Management and Organisational Behaviour, International Banking and Finance, Marketing and International Business, and Practical Philosophy.

Bachelor - Lingnan University

Lingnan University, as the liberal arts university of Hong Kong, embraces the vision to excel as an internationally recognised liberal arts university distinguished by outstanding teaching, learning, scholarship and community engagement. It is committed to providing quality whole-person education informed by the best of Chinese and Western liberal arts traditions; nurturing all-round excellence in students, including such attributes as critical thinking, broad vision, versatile skills, socially responsible values, and leadership in a changing world; and encouraging faculty and students to contribute to society through original research and knowledge transfer. At Lingnan University, liberal arts education is achieved through our deliberately small enrolment, broad-based curriculum, close staff-student relationship, rich residential life and extra-curricular activities, active community service and multi-faceted workplace experience, strong alumni and community support, and global learning opportunities. Lingnan University offers full-time undergraduate programmes leading to honours degrees grouped under three categories, viz. Arts, Business and Social Sciences. To accomplish Lingnan’s mission of providing its students with an education in the liberal arts tradition, all undergraduate programmes feature a distinctive style of integrated and balanced curriculum. Apart from courses in the respective disciplines, the General Education Programme and Chinese and English languages are essential components in each curriculum.
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TitleBachelorMaster
871University of Hong Kong18,775 USD18,775 USD
992Chinese University of Hong Kong18,647 USD18,647 USD
1123Hong Kong University of Science and Technology18,004 USD5,414 USD
1194City University of Hong Kong15,431 USD15,431 USD
2055Hong Kong Polytechnic University15,431 USD15,431 USD

Universities in this country

In order to obtain accurate information, please refer to the official website of the educational institution.
TitleCityBachelorMaster
871University of Hong KongHong Kong18,775 USD18,775 USD
992Chinese University of Hong KongHong Kong18,647 USD18,647 USD
1123Hong Kong University of Science and TechnologyHong Kong18,004 USD5,414 USD
1194City University of Hong KongHong Kong15,431 USD15,431 USD
2055Hong Kong Polytechnic UniversityHong Kong15,431 USD15,431 USD