About Us Educational Services

1.         For matters relating to education/students, the following officer in the Consulate can be contacted:
Mr. Narayan Singh)

Consul(HOC, Education& Culture)
Address: Consulate General of India,
            16A, United Centre,
            95 Queensway,
            Admiralty, Hong Kong
            Phone: +852 39709922
            Fax:     +852 28664124
            E-mail: hoc.hongkong@mea.gov.in

2.         Advisory for Indian Students seeking admission in Universities in Hong Kong

Hong Kong’s Universitiesoffer a variety of programmes ranging from degree to doctoral levels. The Universitiesadopt international standards in curriculum design and quality assurance. Qualifications granted by the universitiesin Hong Kong are internationally recognized.The academic session in Universities of Hong Kongstarts in September and finish in June.
Publicly-funded Programmes

Following seven are the most prominent universities funded by the University Grants Committee(UGC), which provide curriculum and course design of international standards.

  1. The University of Hong Kong (HKU)
https://www.hku.hk/
  1. The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)
https://www.ust.hk/
  1. The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK)
http://www.cuhk.edu.hk/english/index.html
  1. City University of Hong Kong (CityU)
https://www.cityu.edu.hk/
  1. The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU)
https://www.polyu.edu.hk/web/en/home/index.html
  1. Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU)
https://www.hkbu.edu.hk/eng/main/index.jsp
  1. Lingnan University (LU)
https://www.ln.edu.hk/

As these universities admit students at their own discretion, prospective students may refer to the institution websites for admission criteria. The universities also offer liberal scholarships to meritorious students.
Ranking
According to the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings 2018, among the eight universities funded by UGC, five universities, namely The University of Hong Kong, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong , City University of Hong Kong and The Hong Kong Polytechnic University are ranked top 100 in the world.
Two of the universities are ranked in the world’s top 50 and four are ranked in Asia’s top 10 by the Quacquarelli Symonds University Rankings 2015-16. In academic year 2015-16, the Times Higher Education survey ranked two of the universities within the top 100 in the world, and three in the “100 under 50” rankings (top 100 universities less than 50 years of history).
According to Financial Times surveys in 2015, Hong Kong universities also host some of the world’s best business administration and executive business management programmes.
Some institutions also join hands with other prestigious universities worldwide to offer joint academic programmes. The EMBA programme offered by The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, in collaboration with Kellogg School of Management of the Northwestern University, was ranked 1st from 2009 to 2013 and 2nd in 2014 and 2015 by the Financial Times.

QS World University Rankings
Institution 2014/15 2015/16 2016/17 2017/18
The University of Hong Kong 28 30 27 26
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology 40 28 36 30
The Chinese University of Hong Kong 46 51 44 46
City University of Hong Kong 108 57 55 49
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University 162 116 111 95
Hong Kong Baptist University 318 281 278 299
Lingnan University, Hong Kong 601-650 601-650 601-650 551-600

Times Higher Education World University Rankings
Institution 2014/15 2015/16 2016/17 2017/18
The University of Hong Kong 43 44 43 40
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology 51 59 49 44
The Chinese University of Hong Kong 129 138 76 58
City University of Hong Kong 192 201-250 119 119
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University 201-225 201-250 192 182
Hong Kong Baptist University 301-350 351-400 351-400 401-500

QS University Rankings: Asia
Institution 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology 1 5 5 4 3
The University of Hong Kong 2 3 2 2 5
City University of Hong Kong 12 11 9 7 8
The Chinese University of Hong Kong 7 6 6 8 10
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University 25 27 27 29 27
Hong Kong Baptist University 43 45 51 64 64
Lingnan University, Hong Kong 115 128 142 109 100
QS World University Rankings by Subject
Institution 2016 (Top 20) 2017 (Top 100) 2018 (Top 20) 2018 Best subject of this institute The highest ranking of this subject in Hong Kong (2018)
The University of Hong Kong 29 37 10 1st?Dentistry The University of Hong Kong (1st)
The Chinese University of Hong Kong 17 30 1 20th?Communication & Media Studies The Chinese University of Hong Kong (20th)
City University of Hong Kong 7 18 0 26th?Linguistics The University of Hong Kong (11th)
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology 12 16 4 14th?Computer Science & Information Systems The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (14th)
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University 8 16 3 3rd?Hospitality & Leisure Management The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (3rd)
Hong Kong Baptist University 0 2 0 51-100th: Communication & Media Studies The Chinese University of Hong Kong (20th)
The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts 0 1 0 50-100th?Performing Arts The University of Hong Kong (44th)

Weekend/Holiday/After Office Hours Emergency Hotline
The Consulate General of India, Hong Kong in the interest of the public has a Weekend/Holiday/After Office Hours Emergency Hotline. Please note that this number is only for emergency humanitarian cases and not for routine passport/consular/visa or similar enquiries or services. The Hotline No. is: 9077 1083.

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