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Lingnan University

Hong Kong

571st Qs World Ranking

Lingnan University History

The Lingnan University was founded in 1888 by an American Presbyterian Church as a Christian College in China in Guangzhou. It started with a small group of students and went through lots of phases which led to its closure and finally re-emerged in 1967 as one of the pioneers in education and relocated in Hongkong as one of the best liberal art university.

Lingnan University Programs, Schools and Courses

Lingnan University has 3 faculties, 16 departments. The university offers undergraduate And Graduate, Taught Postgraduate (TPg), Research Postgraduate Programs (RPG) & internship opportunities in the disciples of Arts, Social Sciences and Business, Applied Sciences, Finances, etc..The university has collaborated with prestigious universities in Asia and around the world. The faculty and students share a very cordial bond.

Lingnan University Campuses

The university campus is hugely spread in 8 blocks and big dormitories and It is mandatory for all full-time undergraduate students to accommodate themselves at student hostels in the campus for at least one academic year so that they get acquainted with the informal education of the University.

The Library is located in the Patrick Lee Wan Keung Academic Building of the Lingnan Campus and is well equipped with lacs of volumes of books, journals and audio-visual materials. The students can also avail e-services facilities. The campus vicinity also has TT room, Sports Centre and a gymnasium.

Lingnan University Achievements

The university has embarked a milestone by becoming a member of  GLAA (Global Liberal Arts Alliance) in April 2012. It has got the best UAA teaching and learning satisfaction score

Lingnan University USP

It has been ranked as one of the top 10 universities in Liberal Arts in Asia by Forbes and amongst top 650 universities in the entire world. It is the very first university in Hong Kong to have a service-learning team enabling students to share their expertise. It offers several scholarship schemes for its international research scholars like Student Research Enhancement Scheme.

Lingnan University Notable Alumni

Benny Chan (Actor & Singer), Herman Yau (Director & Cinematographer), Andrew To (Politician), Vanessa Yeung (Super Model), Joseph Lee (Member Of Legislative Council), Liang Yusheng( Chinese Writer), Nathan Law (Politician & Activist).

Lingnan University Application Requirements


Lingnan University Cost of studies


Undergraduate: HKD 120,000

Fees may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

Lingnan University Deadlines

Bachelors: July 19

Masters: Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific deadlines.

Lingnan University Rankings


571 -580
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