A comprehensive research university with a global vision, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) embraces internationalisation in its education and research, with a view to achieving excellence and gaining recognition for the University as a global leader.

The first student exchange program at the University was launched in 1965 with the University of California system. Today, CUHK has formal partnerships with over 460 institutions around the world, ranging from teaching and research collaborations to faculty and student exchanges, apart from joining a number of international associations to facilitate academic exchange. Serving as its international relations arm, the Office of Academic Links (OAL) promotes and facilitates the internationalisation of CUHK in its research, teaching and learning programmes so as to seek recognition for the University as a leader on the global stage.

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APRU-IRIDeS Multi-Hazards Virtual Summer School 2020 (15, 22, 29 July)

The APRU-IRIDeS Multi-Hazards Virtual Summer School 2020 is organized by the APRU Multi-Hazards Program and the International Research Institute of Disaster Science at Tohoku University. The event aims to share the experiences and lessons learnt from the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami (GEJET), learn from the experiences in disaster

Call for Applications: Eurasia-Pacific Uninet Ernst Mach Grant for PhD Students and Post-Docs for 2020-21 (Deadline: 15 October 2020)

The Eurasia-Pacific Uninet (EPU) is inviting applications from PhD students and post-docs of CUHK for a research scholarship programme for 2020-21. (more…)

“GlobaLinks” (June 2020) is available online

The latest issue of OAL e-newsletter “GlobaLinks” is now available. (more…)

swissnex China to Organize “Coding together: Hackathons for a Sustainable Future” Webinar

swissnex China will host the “Coding together: Hackathons for a Sustainable Future” webinar  in collaboration with Tsinghua University and the University of Geneva on Tuesday, 23 June 2020. Experts from the two universities will explain how hackathons (exploratory programming) help students to understand the innovation process and develop their teamwork

The University of Sydney webinar “China’s Economic Recovery after COVID-19”

Registration is now open for a webinar organized by by the China Studies Centre at the University of Sydney on "China’s Economic Recovery after COVID-19  & What It Means for Australia" on Wednesday, 24 June 2020. For more information, please refer to https://bit.ly/3fE4asB.

Webinars on APRU Plus (July 2020)

Registration is now open for the webinars below. For more information, please refer to the APRU Plus’ website: https://www.apruplus.org/webinars.   Event Date Time (Hong Kong Time) COVID-19 through a One Health Lens: The Wonders of Wildlife and Wilderness   Speaker: Prof. Woutrina Smith, Professor of Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Associate