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City University of Seattle

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.

Monday, 18 June, 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

CityU law prodigies win fame and glory abroad

The School of Law at City University (CityU) has become the first law school in Asia to win the International Criminal Court Trial Competition. The mooting contest took place in The Hague, the Netherlands, from April 22 to 27.

31 May 2012 - 12:00am

CityU victorious in global battle of legal minds

City University law students have triumphed over 91 other teams at an international commercial arbitration competition held in the city.

They crossed swords with representatives of the universities of Harvard, Houston, Fordham and La Trobe to come out top in a four-day Willem C. Vis (East) moot last month.

12 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Theory and inspiration

MSc in Management CityU SCOPE

Wu Siu-wai, business development director at an electronics factory, enrolled in a master of science (MSc) in management programme as he thinks it's a great way to reacquaint himself with theory while absorbing ideas on innovative management.

3 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Manufacturers not all that pleased with graduates

University graduates lack 'soft skills' and loyalty towards their employers, according to a survey of company executives.

Last month, City University (CityU) commissioned the Chinese Manufacturers' Association (CMA) to poll 326 companies mainly from the trading, retail and marketing, and manufacturing industries.

21 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

University staff in photos protest

City University staff union members staged a protest rally yesterday in the escalation of a row with management over freedom of speech.

The demonstration by around 100 City University of Hong Kong Staff Association members and students was sparked by campus security guards taking photographs of posters hung in union members' offices.

1 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

CityU accused of suppressing staff union

A staff union has accused City University of suppressing freedom of speech after it was given one month's notice to vacate its office.

The City University Staff Association was told the room was required for other purposes, but it has not been assigned another place.

20 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Living up to those high expectations

Despite having to juggle academic studies and preparation for International Alternative Dispute Resolution Mooting Competition 2011, members of the winning team from City University (CityU) enjoyed the mooting experience from beginning to end.

19 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

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PolyU's Virtual Summer Camp will help students plug into 3D animation technology

22 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

MBAs develop critical thinking

As the axis of the global economy shifts and the business environment responds to the changes, executives need - and are prepared to pay for - high-powered courses that can give them insights, contacts and a competitive edge.

18 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Team basks in glow of triumph

Twenty-three-year-old Eric Chen, a City University (CityU) alumnus, is the founder and director of Vitargent (International) Biotechnology, a platform for innovative biochemical testing methods.

20 May 2011 - 12:00am

CityU to review handling of fraud case

City University has set up a committee to look into whether it mishandled a fraud case involving a former assistant professor, who this month was given a suspended jail term over a HK$958,518 information technology contract. Vivienne Wee had declared a conflict of interest from the start, the court heard.

29 Mar 2010 - 12:00am


Today: French Chamber of Commerce event: 'How to succeed as an entrepreneur in HK today?' Rive Droite Rive Gauche, Central.

American Chamber of Commerce breakfast: 'Successful M&A and JV transactions in China'. Bank of America Tower.

Tomorrow: City University of Hong Kong forum: 'Advances in nanocomposite coating technologies'. CityU.

4 Feb 2010 - 12:00am


Tomorrow: French Chamber of Commerce event: 'How to succeed as an entrepreneur in HK today?' Rive Droite Rive Gauche, Central.

Friday, February 5: CityU forum: 'Advances in nanocomposite coating technologies'. CityU. Monday, February 8: CityU seminar: 'The philosophical framework of globalisation'. CityU.

3 Feb 2010 - 12:00am