Loading Icon

University of Hong Kong

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong

The University of Hong Kong (abbreviated as HKU) is a public research university in Hong Kong. Founded in 1911, its origins trace back to the Hong Kong College of Medicine for Chinese, which was founded in 1887. It is the oldest tertiary institution in Hong Kong. HKU was also the first university established by the British in East Asia.

Metrics Summary

Total Publications
Lifetime
147,496
Prior Five Years
36,767
Total Citations
Lifetime
3,282,501
Prior Five Years
513,634
Total Scholars
Lifetime
19,144
Prior Five Years
8,967

Academic Institutional Ranking

Global Overall (All Fields)

Worldwide

Lifetime
131
Prior Five Years
45
National Overall (All Fields)

Hong Kong

Lifetime
1
Prior Five Years
1
Institutional Rankings

Fields, Disciplines and Specialties

Lifetime
Prior Five Years

Show More

Publications and Citation History

Publications based on Fields

Scholars based on Fields

Publications based on Top 20 Disciplines

Scholars based on Top 20 Disciplines

Highly Ranked Scholars™

Overall (All Fields)
Lifetime
Field
Lifetime
Discipline
Lifetime
Specialty
Lifetime

Top Scholars by Institution

Highly Cited Publications

Lifetime