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University of Hong Kong

University of Hong Kong
Take classes in English across a wide variety of subjects at the University of Hong Kong.
Location: 
Hong Kong
Language of Instruction: 
English
Term: 
Academic Year
Fall
Spring
Academic Disciplines: 
Accounting
American Studies
Art
Astronomy
Biology
Business
Business Administration
Chemistry
Chinese
Civil Engineering
Computer Science
Design
East Asian Languages & Culture
Economics
Electrical Engineering
Engineering
English
Environmental Studies
European Studies
Film & Media Studies
Finance
French
Geography
Geology
Germanic Languages & Literatures
Global & International Studies
Health
History
History of Art
Information Systems
International Business
Italian
Japanese
Journalism
Korean
Linguistics
Marketing
Math
Mechanical Engineering
Music
Philosophy
Physics
Political Science
Portuguese
Psychology
Public Administration
Religious Studies
Social Work
Sociology
Spanish
Urban Planning
Visual Art
Exercise Science
Community Health
Humanities
Petroleum Engineering
Program Type: 
Semester or Academic Year
Highlights: 
  • Students are fully integrated into the University of Hong Kong and take classes with local students 
  • Students have the option to take beginner to advanced Mandarin and Cantonese courses
  • Hong Kong Study Abroad Scholarship ($6,500) available. See Further Reading below for more information.
Program Summary: 

The University of Hong Kong (HKU) is a premier international university in Asia and was the first university established in Hong Kong in 1911. HKU is a comprehensive, university of world-class standing. HKU was ranked no.1 in Asia and 21st in the world in the 2010-11 Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings. The University has a student population of over 21,000. It is situated on the northwestern slopes of Hong Kong Island facing Victoria Harbor and is close to Hong Kong's bustling financial district. The university offers a buddy program to assist exchange students to get settled into the university.

 

Academic Information: 

Students are fully integrated into the University of Hong Kong. All courses offered at HKU are taught in English except language courses. Students are required to take at least three courses from the specific school they are admitted to at HKU. An average semester course load is five courses. Course offerings include: American Studies, Architecture, Astronomy, Biology, Biochemistry, Buddhist Studies, Business, Chemistry, Chinese, English, East Asian Languages & Cultures, Economics, Education, Engineering (Civil, Computer Science, Electrical & Mechanical), English, Environmental Studies, European Studies, Film and Media Studies, French, Geography, Geology, German, History, History of Art, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Linguistics, Music, Philosophy, Mathematics, Physics, Health, Sports & Exercise Science, Portuguese, Political Science, Public Administration, Psychology, Sociology, Social Work, Spanish, Speech-Language Hearing.

Beginning to advanced Putonghua (Mandarin) and Cantonese courses are offered in the fall or spring semester for exchange students. Students can take one Mandarin or Cantonese course along with their major courses or study Mandarin or Cantonese in an intensive full-time language program during the semester or year. The intensive language program offers fifteen hours of instruction per week by experienced instructors who are native speakers of Chinese and provide balanced training in listening, speaking, reading and writing in Chinese.

Program dates for the Fall semester are generally late August to late December and early January to late May for the Spring semester. See date section above for specific dates for each academic term.

University of Hong Kong Course Equivalencies

Housing: 

HKU has thirteen residence halls and four residential colleges. Eight of the residence halls are within walking distance of the main campus and four halls are a bus ride from the main campus. Students stay in air conditioned double-occupancy rooms with HKU students. All halls have common rooms and recreational facilities as well as quiet places for study. Bathroom facilities are communal. Some of the residence halls have dining hall facilities, but most students eat at campus cafeterias and restaurants near the residence halls. The HKU residence halls are known for their strong hall spirit and each hall has its own traditions and culture.

The newly built Residential Colleges on Lung Wah Street are near the Kennedy Town Shopping area and a short bus ride from the main campus. The residential colleges offer single and double rooms and each floor has a communal kitchen and bathroom.

Placement in HKU Accommodations is competitive and limited. Students must apply by the accommodation deadline and are not guaranteed university accommodations.  

Residence Halls

Residential Colleges

Eligibility: 

Open to KU students with sophomore standing by the beginning of the program that have a minimum of 3.0 cumulative GPA. There is no language requirement.

 

Further Reading: 

University of Hong Kong Study Abroad Scholarship
Funds provided with generous support of Richard Paegelow, KU study abroad alumnus. This scholarship is open to KU degree-seeking undergraduate students to study at the University of Hong Kong through the KU Office of Study Abroad. Recipients must have successfully completed at least one semester of a Chinese language course prior to the Study Abroad program, meet the eligibility requirements of the University of Hong Kong, and enroll in one or more Chinese course(s) while at HKU. Awards of up to $6,500. Apply online: https://ku.studioabroad.com/?go=HongKongScholarship


Websites

University of Hong Kong
     * For course info, click on Faculty and Departments

HKU University Accomodations

Hong Kong Tourist Association

Add Course: 
Project mgmt. and engineering econ.
BBSE4409
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2019
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Engineering mechanics and materials
CIVL1113
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2019
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
2
Surveying and drawing
CIVL1114
Credit will be given for CE 240 (Geomatics) provided that the student returns to KU and takes a no-cost GIS short course online via ESRI Virtual Campus. This is because the HKU course is missing the GIS component.
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2019
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Fluid mechanics
CIVL2103
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2019
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
4
Hydraulics and hydrology
CIVL2104
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2019
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Soil mechanics
CIVL2106
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2019
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
4
Fundamentals of electrical engineering
MECH2406
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Engineering mechanics
MECH2413
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2019
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
2
Thermofluids
MECH2414
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Properties of materials
MECH2419
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Engineering thermodynamics
MECH3402
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Mechanics of Fluids
MECH3408
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2019
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
4
Mechanics of Fluids
MECH3408
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Advanced Corp. Finance
FINA0304
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Spring 2018
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Advertising Management
BUSI0004 A,B
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Advertising Management
MKTG3511
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Alternative Investments
FIN0605
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2018
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Artificial Intelligence for Business Applications
BUSI0088A
The School of Business has determined there is no IST equivalent.
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
No Equivalency
Artificial Intelligence in Business
IIMT3688
The School of Business has determined there is no IST equivalent.
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
No Equivalency
Asian Financial Institutions
FINA0501
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2018
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Behavior Finance
FIN0603
The School of Business has determined there is no FIN equivalent.
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2018
Status: 
No Equivalency
Business in Latin America
STRA4703A
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Case Studies in Corporate Finance
FINA0303
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Spring 2019
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
China Business Environment
STRA3706A,B
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Chinese Business & Society: Past & Present
CCCH9021
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2016
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Consumer Behavior
BUSI0050A,B
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Consumer Behavior
MKTG3501
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Corporate Finance
FINA1003/1310
The School of Business has determined there is no FIN equivalent.
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Spring 2018
Status: 
No Equivalency
Creativity and Business Innovations
BUSI0095 (A-B)
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Creativity and Business Innovations
IIMT3621
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Data Comms and Networking Mgmt
BUSI0073A
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Database Development and Mgmt
BUSI0052A
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Database Mgmt
IIMT3601
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Decision and Risk Analysis I
IIMT3636
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Dev MKTG Competence through Branding
BUSI3512A
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Dev MKTG Competence through Branding
MKTG3512
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Financial Markets and Institutions
FINA0102
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2018
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Global Analysis Team Project
BUSI3001A
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Global Analysis Team Project
BUSI3808A
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
HR Mgmt & Bus Strategy
BUSI0029A
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2016
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Information Systems Analysis and Design
BUSI10059
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2017
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Information Systems Project Mgmt
BUSI0061A
The School of Business has determined there is no IST equivalent.
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
No Equivalency
Information Systems Project Mgmt
IIMT4601
The School of Business has determined there is no IST equivalent.
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
No Equivalency
International Business
BUSI0044 (A-B)
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
International Business
STRA3702
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
International Financial Management
FINA0105
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Spring 2019
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
International Marketing/Global Marketing
BUSI0022 (A-B)
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
International Marketing/Global Marketing
MKTG3523
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Internet Applications and Security
BUSI0063
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2017
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Intro to Marketing
MKTG2501 (A-L)
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Introduction to Mgmt Information Systems
BUSI1003 (A-H)
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Introductory Econometrics
ECON0701
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2016
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Management Information Systems
IIMT2601 (A-H)
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Management of Commercial Banks
FINA0104
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Spring 2019
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Marketing on the Commercial Internet
BUSI0066A
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Marketing on the Commercial Internet
MKTG3524
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Marketing Research
BUSI0031 (A-B)
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Marketing Research
MKTG3502
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Microeconomic Theory
ECON2101
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2018
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Multinational Corporations
BUSI10032
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2018
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Operations and Quality Mgmt
BUSI0023 (A-B)
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Operations and Quality Mgmt
IIMT3635
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Principles of Entrepreneurship
BUSI0015A
The School of Business has determined there is no ENTR equivalent.
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
No Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
See Note
Principles of Entrepreneurship
MGMT3415
The School of Business has determined there is no ENTR equivalent.
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
No Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
See Note
Quantitative Analysis for Bus Decisions
BUSI0036 (A-B)
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Risk Management
FINA3806
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Spring 2019
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Services Marketing
BUSI0038 (A-B)
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Services Marketing
MKTG3525
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Strategic Marketing Management
BUSI0071 (A-B)
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Strategic Marketing Management
MKTG3531
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Supply Chain Management
BUSI3601
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Supply Chain Management
IIMT3681
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Telecommunications Mgmt
IIMT3604
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Applications of Strat Thinking in Business
STRA3709A
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility
ACCT3111
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility
BUSI3011A
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Cross-Cultural Management
MGMT3404A
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Global Corporate Strategy
STRA4702A
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Managing Organizational Change
MGMT3476A
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution
BUSI3811A
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Organizational Behavior
BUSI1005A
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Organizational Behavior
MGMT3405
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Principles of Management
BUSI1007 (A-I)
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Principles of Management
MGMT2401 (G,J,K)
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Project Management
BUSI0060A
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Project Management
IIMT3603
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Social Venture Mgmt Internship Course
BUSI2812 (A-B)
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Leadership
BUSI2003B
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Leadership
MGMT3403
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Leadership Development Programme
BUSI3002A
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Leadership Development Programme
BUSI3809A
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Fall 2015
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Fall 2020
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Making Sense of Politics
POLI 1003
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Research Methods in Politics and Public Administration
POLI 2104
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Introduction to Comparative Politics
POLI 2105
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Introduction to Political Theory
POLI 2107
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Special Topics in Political Science -- Politics of Contemporary Japan
POLI 3001
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Contemporary Chinese politics
POLI 3022
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
A Special Topic in Chinese Politics
POLI 3023
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Managing People in Public Organizations
POLI 3037
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Public Policy Analysis
POLI 3039
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Issues in Chinese Political Philosophy
POLI 3051
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
International Relations of East Asia
POLI 3052
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
China and the World
POLI 3059
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Public Finiancial Management
POLI 3060
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Liberalismm and Its Limits
POLI 3067
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
A Special Topic in Comparative Politics
POLI 3077
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Humanity in Globalization
POLI 3078
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Modernity and Globalization
POLI 3097
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Causes of International War
POLI 3119
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Strategic Leadership in Civil Society Organizations
POLI 3122
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Moral Controversies in Contemporary Society
CCHU 9009
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Asian Regional Governance in the Age of Globalization
CCGL 9006
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Challenges of Global Governance: Past and Present
CCGL 9035
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Making Sense of Politics
POLI 1003 B
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Making Sense of Politics
POLI 1003 C
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Introduction to International Relations
POLI 2106
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Introduction to Public Administration
POLI 2108
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Capitalism and Social Justice
POLI 3005
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Democracy and its Critics
POLI 3010
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Hong Kong and the World
POLI 3019
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Hong Kong Politics
POLI 3020
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Public Administration in China
POLI 3034
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Public Administration in Hong Kong
POLI 3035
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2017
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Public Sector Management
POLI 3040
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Governance and Law
POLI 3064
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Public Organization and Management
POLI 3065
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Special Topics in International Politics -- Politics of the Two Koreas
POLI 3076
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Global Justice
POLI 3079
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Global Political Economy
POLI 3080
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Civil Society and Governance
POLI 3095
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
On the Ethics of Violence
POLI 3113
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Politics and Public Opinion
POLI 3115
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Environmental Policy
POLI 3121
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Introduction to Contemporary China
SINO 1002
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Contemporary China Studies: Issues and Perspectives
SINO 2003
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Understanding China's Governance: Challanges and Prospects
CCCH 9010
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
China's Rise and Asia's Future
CCCH 9011
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
China and Wolrd Order
CCCH 9012
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Thinking about Global Ethics
CCGL 9014
Course Prefix: 
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Summer 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Summer 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Principles of Programming Languages
COMP 3259
Private Notes/Additional Information: 
Consulted with Gill
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Spring 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Intro to Database Management Systems
COMP 3278
Private Notes/Additional Information: 
Consulted with Luo
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Spring 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Introduction to Software Engineering
COMP 3297
Private Notes/Additional Information: 
Consulted with Li
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Spring 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
4
Computer Organization and Microprocessors
ELEC 2441
To be used for Professional Elective only. Not for Senior Elective.
Private Notes/Additional Information: 
Consulted with Minden
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Spring 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Object-Oriented Programming and Data Structures
ELEC 2543
Private Notes/Additional Information: 
Consulted with Miller and Kinnersley
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Spring 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
4
Power Electronics
ELEC 3143
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Spring 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Signals and Linear Systems
ELEC 3241
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Spring 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
4
Communications Engineering
ELEC 3242
Student must ALSO take the EECS 562 lab at KU as EECS 399 for one credit hour.
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Spring 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
See Note
Digital System Processing
ELEC 3244
Private Notes/Additional Information: 
Consulted with Prescott
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Spring 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Control and Instrumentation
ELEC 3245
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Spring 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Digital System Design
ELEC 3342
Student must ALSO take the EECS 443 lab at KU as EECS 399 for one credit hour.
Private Notes/Additional Information: 
Consulted with Yi.
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Spring 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
See Note
Electronic Circuits
ELEC 3346
Private Notes/Additional Information: 
Consulted with Allen.
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Spring 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Electronic Materials and Quantum Physics
ELEC 3347
Does not have the coverage of devices that EECS 470 has, but would be fine as a senior elective.
Private Notes/Additional Information: 
Consulted with Demarest
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Spring 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Computer Architecture
ELEC 3441
Private Notes/Additional Information: 
Consulted with Minden
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Spring 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Computer Networks
ELEC 3443
Private Notes/Additional Information: 
consulted with frost
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Spring 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Probability and Statistics in Engineering
ELEC 3847
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Spring 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Advanced Electronic Circuits
ELEC 4344
Private Notes/Additional Information: 
Consulted with Allen
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2016
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Spring 2021
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Software Engineering & Operating Systems
ELEC 3541
Private Notes/Additional Information: 
Parts of two KU courses. Consulted with Alexander
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2016
Status: 
No Equivalency
Marriage and the Family
SOCI2021
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2017
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Spring 2022
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Sexuality, Culture, and Identity
SOCI2081
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2017
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Spring 2022
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3
Gender, Sexuality, and Empire
HIST2083
Language of Instruction: 
English
Date Reviewed: 
Spring 2017
Equivalency Valid Until: 
Spring 2022
Status: 
APPROVED Equivalency
KU Credit Hours: 
3

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