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 established partnerships with over 460 institutions in mainland China and abroad, ranging from teaching and research collaboration to faculty and student exchange, 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.


Call for Applications: Short-term Faculty Exchange Programme & PhD Student Exchange Programme for 2018-19 (Second Round)

The Short-term Faculty Exchange Programme and PhD Student Exchange Programme for 2018–19 are open for application (second round). Applications should reach the Office of Academic Links by Friday, 9 November 2018. (more…)

WUN Research Development Fund 2018

Internal application to the Worldwide Universities Network Research Development Fund 2018 is now opened till 19 September 2018. Please click here for more information.

The University of Sydney-CUHK Partnership Collaboration Awards

The University encourages its faculty members to strengthen their research capacity and impact by engaging in international collaboration. The University of Sydney (USyd)-CUHK Partnership Collaboration Awards Scheme is launchedto facilitate and support collaborations (more…)

“GlobaLinks” (3 July 2018) is available online.

The latest issue of OAL e-newsletter “GlobaLinks” was published on 3 July 2018. Contents of the issue include: International partnership Network Student exchange Call for application New exchange agreements Past visits to CUHK Upcoming events and incoming visits To view the e-newsletter, please click HERE.

Call for Applications: Non-EU Teaching Mobility Program at the University of Vienna 2019-20

The University of Vienna, Austria is inviting applications to the Non-EU Teaching Mobility Program 2019-20 which supports short-term teaching visits by faculty members in humanities, law, theology, social sciences, natural sciences, and life sciences of partner universities. (more…)

Call for applications: ACU Titular Fellowship (Deadline: 17 June 2018)

The Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) is now inviting applications for the Hong Kong Jockey Club Fellowship. The fellowship provides funding of up to GBP5,000 for academic and professional staff from member universities in Hong Kong (more…)