22 July 2022 

The second series of "Beyond Boundaries: Dialogue with Presidents of World’s Leading Educational Institutions” is released. In this series, President Way Kuo discusses contemporary education issues and explores the future direction of education development from a global perspective with presidents of renowned universities, and the head of a secondary school. Watch Now>>

CityU will confer the title of Honorary Fellow on four distinguished persons in recognition of their significant contributions to the development of, and service to, the University and the community. They are (from left) alumnus Dr Gary Cheng Faat-ting, alumnus Dr Sunny Chai Ngai-chiu, BBS, JP, Mrs Indra Banga, and alumnus Dr Brian Li Yiu-cheung. Read More>>

Congratulations to School of Creative Media alumnus, CHAN Kin-long (陳健朗), for winning the Best New Director Award with the movie Hand Rolled Cigarette 《手捲煙》at the 40th Hong Kong Film Awards.

The annual alumni magazine City AlumNet is released with the theme “Beyond Boundaries” this year. It highlights University members’ extraordinary achievements and breakthroughs. Read Now>> and share your feedback with us. The first 60 respondents will also receive a specially designed wireless charger.

A research project led by Professor Chen Sheng, titled "Multi-disciplinary approaches to tackling the global public health threat of hypervirulent and multidrug-resistant (MDR) Klebsiella pneumoniae" received HK$38 million in research funding in the 12th round of the Theme-based Research Scheme under the Research Grants Council of the University Grants Committee for a five-year project. Read More>>

Riding on the achievements and positive outcomes of the “CityU CAReer Launch Scheme” (CARLS) in the previous years, CARLS 3.0 has been launched to provide work opportunities of full-time graduate employment and continued support to 2022 graduates. Learn More>>

CityU launches the 1st nationwide HK Tech 300 Start-up Competition, to further promote start-up entrepreneurship in Hong Kong and mainland China. Ten winning start-ups will each be awarded RMB$1 million in angel fund investment, as well as other incubation and entrepreneurial support. Learn More>>

A forum on “Data Science and AI” under The HK Tech Forum will be held on 26 – 27 July at 9am. The forum series provides a platform for discussing new strategies and approaches to major challenges in science and technology. Each forum will feature world-leading scientists and technologists to promote strong collaboration between Hong Kong scholars in applying a multidisciplinary approach to tackling challenging technology issues. Register Here>>

DBA graduate Dr Stan Ho (何昊洺) is Chief Executive Officer at Lianhe Ratings Global, the international subsidiary under one of the two major Chinese credit rating agencies. As a seasoned expert in investment banking and credit rating, he currently serves as EMBA Adjunct Professor at CityU, contributing his extensive industry experience and insights to the programme. Read More>>

CityU Press is introducing new academic and professional titles at the Hong Kong Book Fair 2022 from 20 to 26 July, at Hall 1D-B26. An exclusive coupon for CityU alumni is available here. All titles will be offered at a 20% discount. Visitors can redeem an exclusive souvenir upon purchase of any of CityU Press publications; and receive a free souvenir by taking a snapshot at the photo booth.

Alumni can now enjoy 5 TB of free storage space to store and share files/folders online under OneDrive for Business (Cloud Storage). With all your files/folders in the cloud, it is easy to access from anywhere outside of the university network on any device with a web browser or an app. Learn More>>

Update on alumni campus access.
The upgraded smart Alumni Card with embedded chip is the sole identity proof for campus access starting from 1 January 2021. Alumni Cards issued before October 2020 are obsolete. Click Here>> 
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