Economics Research   Ranked 1st in East Asia
(Based upon page counts of articles published in 60 quality journals from 1990-2005, Journal of Asian Economics, Feb 2008, Vol 19 no. 1, pp. 74-82.)

International Business Research
  Ranked 1st worldwide
(UTD Ranking 2015. Based on publication counts in Journal of International Business Studies, a top international business journal, for the period of 1995-2015)

Ranked 2nd worldwide

(TrevinÖ et al. study 2010. Based on publications in 7 leading international business journals and 22 elite mainstream academic journals, for the period 1996-2008. Two colleagues in the Dept of Management, Shige Makino and CM Lau, are ranked among Top 50 most prolific researchers)


Ranked 1st in Research Productivity
(Lenartowicz and Johnson study 2008. Based on appearances in three major journals in the field of international business: Journal of International Business Studies, Management International Review, and Journal of World Business, for the period of 2001-2006)

Ranked 1st worldwide
(Chan et al. study 2006. Based on publications counts of publications in four international business journals including Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of World Business, International Business Review, and Management International Review)


Ranked 53rd among world's top 227 institutions, 5 mathematicians are on the list of the ISI Essential Science Indicators ranked by citations. Amongst them, 1 is ranked 39th out of 1533.
(updated on 7 January 2015)

According to the QS World University Rankings by Subject released on 22 March 2016, CUHK Mathematics is ranked 27th, being the first in Hong Kong.

Ranked 15th, World's top 50 Institutions in Mathematics (Times Higher Education World University Rankings, updated on 2 June 2011)

According to the 2016 Best Global Universities ranking conducted by US News, CUHK Mathematics is the 32nd best universities for Mathematics, ahead of three other Hong Kong institutions on the list.

According to the 2015 Academic Ranking of World Universities in Mathematics conducted by Shanghai Jiao Tong University, CUHK Mathematics is ranked 39th.

Areas of Excellence Funded by UGC   Seven projects are led by CUHK researchers

Research Institutes   33 research institutes, and a large number of research consultancy units

State Key Laboratories   5, including State Key Laboratory of Oncology in South China (CUHK), State Key Laboratory of Agrobiotechnology (CUHK), State Key Laboratory of Phytochemistry and Plant Resources in West China (CUHK), State Key Laboratory of Synthetic Chemistry, and State Key Laboratory of Digestive Disease (CUHK).

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