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Study Business and Finance Programs in Hong Kong
Since 1956, Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) has provided innovative business education to students from across the globe. The School of Business has achieved recognition from the three largest and most influential business school accreditation associations. The school is among the 1% of the world’s business schools to have been triple-accredited by:
- The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International)
- The Association of MBAs (AMBA)
- The European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS)
Offering bachelor, master, and doctoral programs, students are provided with the cutting-edge skills and knowledge they need for successful business careers. In addition, the doctor of business administration program is uniquely designed for senior managers and executives. Hong Kong Baptist University offers specialized master programs in:
- Business Administration or Business Management
- Corporate Governance
- Data Analytics
- Finance and FinTech
- Human Resources Management
- Entrepreneurship or Global Marketing
Hong Kong Baptist University fosters a strong culture of excellence in both research and teaching, pursuing lines of scholarly inquiry that complement and enhance instruction. Extensive extracurricular opportunities such as overseas exchanges, business internships and service learning / language enhancement programs to nurture students as all-round business leaders.
The school has gained international recognition for its contribution to new business knowledge, thanks in large part to its regional expertise and corporate partnerships. In 2008, the School of Business joined the Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME), a network supported by the United Nations. With the support of the Journal of Business Ethics and the Asian Journal of Business Ethics, Hong Kong Baptist University founded the World Business Ethics Forum (WBEF) in 2006. Hosted biennially by the School, the conference explores new approaches and ideas in the field of corporate sustainability.
Building on this solid foundation, the HKBU School of Business will continue to advance business education in order to better serve our community, our economy and our environment.
More about HKBU School of Business:
- The only business school in Hong Kong (also amongst the 1% of business schools worldwide) accredited by three leading international accreditation bodies: AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS, that focus on business education;
- Founded in 1956 as the longest-established publicly funded business school in Hong Kong and supported by a network of more than 20,000 alumni;
- Named as one of the top 25 Asia-Pacific Business Schools by the Financial Times in 2018;
- Ranked among the top 15 Young Universities in Asia by QS World University Rankings over the past five years;
- The Times Higher Education World University Impact Rankings 2019 placed HKBU 60th in the world; and
- MSc in Business Management programme named in world’s top 100 by the Financial Times Masters in Management (MiM) ranking in both 2018 and 2019.
More about Hong Kong:
- Hong Kong ranked No. 10 Best (international) Student Cities 2019 by QS 2019.
|Business Administration||Delivery method||Length||Location|
|Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) (BBA)||On campus||4 years||Hong Kong|
|MSc in Applied Economics (MScAEcon)||On campus||1 year||Hong Kong|
|MSc in Business Management (MScBM)||On campus||1 year||Hong Kong|
|MSc in Corporate Governance and Compliance||On campus||Hong Kong|
|MSc in Data Analytics and Business Economics (MScDABE)||On campus||1 year||Hong Kong|
|Master of Accountancy (MAcc)||On campus||Hong Kong|
|MSc in Applied Accounting and Finance (MScAAF)||On campus||Hong Kong|
|MSc in Finance (FinTech and Financial Analytics)||On campus||Hong Kong|
|Master of Human Resources Management (MHRM)||On campus||Hong Kong|
|MSc in Strategic Human Resources Management (MScSHRM)||On campus||2 years||Hong Kong|
HKBU offers Undergraduate Halls which provide a total of 1,770 residences for full-time students of the University at this point. Postgraduate students can stay at Dr. Ng Tor Tai International House and Carlson Court managed by HKBU. Non-local students can arrange accommodation on-campus via the Office of Student Affairs. Apart from the accommodations provided by the University, students may choose to rent private properties from the properties markets. The most effective way to locate suitable rental properties is to visit property agents. Student may need to enter into a tenancy agreement with the private property owner if he/she decides to rent a flat. For more information, please visit the University website.
Scholarships & funding
HKBU School of Business offers a wide variety of programme-specific entrance and merit scholarships to international students to honour their outstanding achievements, in which our scholarships are designed to help us bring together talent around the world and maximise diversity. Some of the scholarships offer allowances up to full tuition waiver. Competition for scholarships increases as the year progresses, so we recommend starting your application early.
International Postgraduate Scholarships (IPS)
HKBU School of Business is dedicated to student success across the world. The International Postgraduate Scholarships (IPS) are merit awards for international students with all-round excellence admitted to designate full-time postgraduate programmes. Recipients will receive a full tuition waiver and a living allowance of HK$100,000 (approx. US$12,820). For more information, please visit our website.
Diversity Contribution Scholarship
This Scholarship is attributed to new entrants who can enhance the diversity of the programme based on criteria like their international exposure, cultural experiences, overseas education, work experience, special achievement and talents. The scholarship amount ranges from a fixed one-off amount to full tuition waiver.
Entrance Award / Admission Scholarships
The Entrance Award / Admission Scholarships offer financial support to new entrants with distinguishing qualifications as well as good interview performance.
Graduation Academic Awards / Merit-based Awards
The Graduation Academic Awards / Merit-based Awards reward students for their academic achievements in their studying programmes at the time of graduation.
Continuing Education Fund (CEF)
Core and elective courses in some programmes are included in the Continuing Education Fund (CEF) reimbursable course list issued by the HKSAR Government. Students are eligible to apply for reimbursement of the tuition fees paid, subject to the maximum sum of HK$20,000 per applicant and within one year upon successfully completion of those CEF reimbursable courses.
Non-means Tested Loan
Local students are eligible to apply for the Non-means Tested Loan Scheme provided by the Working Family and Student Financial Assistance Agency of HKSAR.
For more details, please visit the programme webpage for specific scholarship and financial aids of each programme.
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