City University of Hong Kong

City University looks into harsh treatment of students

Students who took part in the protest when Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying visited City University accuse some security guards of violent treatment. Photo: Sam Tsang

City University will set up a review committee to investigate the rough treatment of students who protested at a rally held last week during an opening ceremony on campus.

Monday, 13 May, 2013, 5:24am 1 comment

Students demand CityU explain 'rough-up' at rally

Those involved in the campus protest hold a press conference yesterday, saying security guards mistreated them. Photo: Sam Tsang

Students who took part in a protest on Monday when Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying visited City University have accused some security guards of rough treatment and are demanding an explanation from the school.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

What the local media says

Sunday, Ming Pao Daily

CityU plan to switch courses to online forum is criticised

10 Nov 2012 - 2:25am

Leung Chun-ying turns down invite to attend anti-national education rally

Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying has turned down an invitation from City University to attend an anti-national education rally of students and teachers on Wednesday.

17 Sep 2012 - 4:20am

Students 'audition' for local CSI

Up to 100 aspiring forensic scientists helped to solve 'murders' at two, three-day workshops last week.

15 Aug 2012 - 11:05pm


Minorities can help with English

As a parent-teacher association committee member at my daughter's school, I recently attended the joint graduation ceremony of St Margaret's Co-educational Secondary School and St Margaret's Girls College; both English medium-of- instruction direct subsidy scheme schools preparing students for the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education.

11 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Brushing up on tax rules

CTA Qualifying Exam CityU SCOPE

With the rapid increase in global trade and investment in recent years, tax administration is now more than a localised business.

The fast-changing tax regulations in different regions have made taxation a specialised profession, and the market demand for professionals has been surging.

6 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

CityU DBA aims to take shock factor out of study


The thought of completing a doctoral thesis that possesses originality and real-world significance can be daunting for some who are considering enrolling in a Doctor in Business Administration (DBA) programme.

23 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Swimming against the city's current

Eric Chen Zixiang firmly believes that a suitable marketing strategy is the key to unleashing science and technology's potential to make the world a better place.

22 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

CityU mentors to raise English levels on campus

A local university is recruiting up to 100 postgraduates from around the world in a bid to improve the falling standard of English among incoming students.

18 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

EMBA programme is just what the 'doctor' ordered


Executives wishing to take a Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) may find the Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) programme offered by the School of Business at City University of Hong Kong (CityU) an attractive choice.

16 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Trial triumphant

The fictional Republic of Libidan may not exist on a map. However, winning the International Criminal Court (ICC) Trial Competition 2012 has certainly put City University of Hong Kong (CityU) School of Law firmly on the map in the competitive world of mooting.

11 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Young universities win more global plaudits

For the second time in a week, Hong Kong universities have performed well in an international survey of the world's best young institutions.

Four Hong Kong universities made the inaugural Times Higher Education list of the 'Top 100 Under 50', published yesterday, reaffirming that the city's investment in higher education is being noticed globally.

31 May 2012 - 12:00am

City tops 'best young universities' league

Heavy investment in higher education by governments in Asia and an 'erosion in performance' by established institutions has led to a shake-up in an annual international ranking of universities.

29 May 2012 - 12:00am

Grappling with green issues

MSc in Energy and Environment CityU

The world faces energy and environment problems, from global warming and rising oil prices, to water and air pollution. New laws and ever-more stringent regulations aim to ease or at least slow down their impact. This will change the way business is run and how people live.

18 May 2012 - 12:00am