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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Exchange - True Exchange Minimum GPA: 2.5
Housing Type: Apartment Alone, Apartment Shared, Residence Hall Area of Study: Foreign Language
Language of Instruction: Chinese, English
Program Description:
Semester/Summer Banner
The University of Hong Kong is the territory’s oldest institute of higher learning and also an internationally recognized, research-led, comprehensive university.  Exchange students take classes in English and can learn Mandarin or Cantonese. Professors come from all over the world, from over 40 different countries. The campus has fitness centers, swimming pools, computer centers, numerous student societies and interest clubs, and a variety of other things that support student life and learning.
Hong Kong University is an exchange partner, which means students pay Winona State University tuition and the host university’s room and board. Acceptance under the exchange may depend on the balance of incoming and outgoing students.

Hong Kong University is located in Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong. Officially the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China which is a special administrative region on the eastern side of the Pearl River estuary in southern China. With over 7.4 million people of various nationalities in a 426 sq mi territory, Hong Kong is one of the most densely populated places in the world.

  • The student has undertaken a minimum of one-year university level study by the time they begin their exchange studies at HKU.
  • Both native and non-native English Speakers must provide valid and acceptable English Proficiency Proof
  • GPA of 3.0 for Business & Economics
Fall semester:  September – December
Spring semester:  January - May 

Note: Important EARLY Deadlines:
Fall deadline:  March 1 for Nomination, April 30 for HKU Application deadline 
Spring deadline:  September 1 for Nomination, September 30 for HKU Application deadline

Click HERE for course offerings.  Keep in mind, courses for the semester you are abroad may not be available until closer to departure time.  Refer to current or previous semesters for courses that are typically offered.   

Click HERE for more information on housing options.  Costs will range from approximately $1800 to $2100 per semester including food. 

Sample cost estimate: 
 Hong Kong 21-22.xlsx

HKU Must-Know Facts 
Hong Kong SUMMER Institution
FAQ Page
Visa Application
steps BEFORE and AFTER receiving Notice of Admission - See Item 3


Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2022 02/01/2022 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall 2022 03/01/2022 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Academic Year 2022-2023 03/01/2022 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Spring 2023 10/01/2022 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Summer 2023 02/01/2023 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall 2023 03/01/2023 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Academic Year 2023-2024 03/01/2023 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.