Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong
Address: Faculty of Medicine Building, 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
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The Medical Faculty of The University of Hong Kong (HKU) is the longest established institution in higher education of Hong Kong. It was founded as the Hong Kong College of Medicine for Chinese by London Missionary Society in 1887, and was renamed as the Hong Kong College of Medicine in 1907. The Faculty was deemed as the premier Faculty when the University was established in 1911. Serving Hong Kong for over a century, it has firmly established itself as a medical school of learning, innovation, and enterprising; it is a medical school of moral, vision, and care. Since its inception, the Faculty has been playing a pioneering role in medical education, training and research. From its modest beginning, the Faculty has now become the largest faculty of the University, with around 300 full-time teaching staff and 600 research support staff. The undergraduate student population is about 2,000 and the postgraduate student population is about 1,300. The Faculty is comprised of 17 departments, School of Chinese Medicine, School of Nursing, School of Public Health and a number of research centres focusing on various strengths of research.
Morning and afternoon transfers will be provided between The University of Hong Kong and Le Meridien Cyberport at specific times only (to be advised).