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  1. Letters

    Posted Oct 17th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the Times Higher Education QS World University Ranking ('HKU rated 24th best in the world', October 8). In 2007 the University of Hong Kong was rated 18th. Despite these rankings, one does not see a mad rush for admission to HKU. Nor does one find multinational companies making a beeline to hire HKU graduates. This is something you see at some top US or European universities ...

  2. The List

    Posted Mar 07th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Speaker: Prof Wu Kin-wah, University College, London/Royal Society Kan Tong Po visiting professor, HKU. LT-2, Meng Wah Complex. Wednesday, 5pm-6.30pm. E-mail: science@hku.hk The climate change ...

  3. Funds prime the research pump

    Posted Nov 20th 2010, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... Liz Heron Hong Kong's universities are offering more places for postgraduate students as the government pours extra cash into higher education in its drive to develop a knowledge ... and foreign students, aim to attract the best young brains from around the world. Universities also received the first income from the government's HK$18 billion research endowment fund set up ...

  4. Merger creates key player in business learning

    Posted Sep 06th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Susie Gyopos The world's leading school in distance-learning MBAs and the business school of a renowned British university have merged to create a new international powerhouse business school. The Henley Business School at the University of Reading was formed last month between the Henley Management College and the University of Reading in Britain, and is set ...

  5. quote of the week

    Posted Jan 04th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 'This will be the year when the secretary for transport will feel the heat, as she will be called into account. The chief secretary will have to bang heads in the transport, environment and development offices to get results.' Christine Loh Kung ...

  6. talk back

    Posted Apr 05th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Tsim Sha Tsui Q Do you think Dr Li Yui-ching was treated fairly? I was shocked to see the report about Dr Li. But it would not surprise many staff at the University of Hong Kong, because ... for further investigation, the ignorance of senior staff members of the university to this problem shows that such actions are considered normal and are approved of. As a staff member of HKU, I can ...

  7. Class Notes

    Posted Feb 21st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... HK academic spreading the word on air pollution A Hong Kong University of Science and Technology professor has been appointed editor-in-chief of a leading academic journal on air ... Nominations close March 11. Visit www.u21.hk or call 2395 0161. HKU staff recognised The University of Hong Kong has presented teaching awards to 49 teaching staff and researchers. Eight academics ...

  8. Collaboration sparks extra synergy

    Posted Nov 12th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Recognised worldwide as the leader in five specialised scientific and business disciplines, the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) will focus on further strengthening these areas of research excellence, says Professor Joseph Lee, vice-president for research and graduate studies. The high-impact research areas of the university are: nanoscience and nanotechnology; ...

  9. Clothes makers see 'green' ranges as a stitch in time

    Posted Jul 08th 2008, 12:00am by Joey Wong

    ... on the environment. Gail Taylor, an associate professor of the Institute of Textiles & Clothing at Polytechnic University (PolyU), said people were concerned about global warming and wanted to find some ...

  10. Think-tank offers ideas but 'no magic solutions'

    Posted Nov 04th 2004, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... efficiently be met in a cleaner, more environmentally friendly way. Wong Chit-ming, of the University of Hong Kong's department of community medicine, said recent studies had highlighted ...




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