Distinguished Heritage. Distinctive Future.
Founded in Guangzhou in 1888 and reestablished in Hong Kong in 1967, Lingnan University aspires to become a leading Asian liberal arts university with international recognition, distinguished by outstanding teaching, learning, scholarship and community engagement. With the longest history among the tertiary institutions in Hong Kong, Lingnan University takes pride in the provision of quality whole-person education by combining the best of Chinese and Western liberal arts traditions; a combination of liberal arts with specialised disciplinary education, including professional and pre-professional education; and an optimal balance between teaching and research. 2017 is a year for the University to capitalise on its past success and strive for new heights as it reaches its golden jubilee.