Incoming Exchange & Visiting Programme


Tuition fee

If your University already has exchange agreement with the University of Hong Kong, you do not need to pay the tuition fee in HKU for your exchange study. However, if there is no agreement established between your University and HKU, you have to pay the tuition fee of your study here. The tuition fee is HK$146,000 (full-year) or HK$73,000 (one semester), for the year 2015-2016 for non-local students. Students who are applying for admission as visiting students to any of our taught postgraduate programmes will be required to pay a higher fees.


Lodging fees for university undergraduate halls range from HK$6,500 to HK$8,000 per month. Students who would like to apply for admission to the postgraduate halls are expected to pay higher lodging fees. Electricity bill vary greatly in seasons. Normally, it's $600 per month during summer. Rental in private market is expensive. Students are encouraged to apply with the Centre of Development and Resources for Students as soon as they receive the letter of admission to secure a place in student residence.


Around HK$4,500 per month in campus restaurants

Local transport

Around HK$1000 per month

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