Term Exchange

Important Dates

5 Oct 2021

Open for application

28 Oct 2021

Deadline for online application: 28 Oct 2021 23:00

Note: Late submission will not be considered.

Nov 2021

Announcement of the shortlist

Nov 2021 / Dec 2022

Selection Interview

11 Jan 2022

Deadline for finalizing choice of programme and update information

17 Jan 2022

Announcement of selection results

*Successful candidates will receive an individual email notification from the College

24 Jan 2022

Deadline for accepting exchange offer

Institution List

Country/Region Host Institution Quota (FTE)
Australia The University of New South Wales 1.0
Australia The University of Western Australia 0.5
Canada University of Ottawa 0.0
Denmark Technical University of Denmark (ERG & SCI Programs) 0.5
Finland Tampere University 0.5
Japan Doshisha University 0.0
Japan Kansai University 1.0
Korea Seoul National University 1.0
Singapore Nanyang Technological University 1.0
Singapore National University of Singapore 0.0
Sweden Karlstad University 1.0
Sweden Uppsala University 0.0
Switzerland University of Geneva(Study in English (UW prog)) 0.5
The Netherlands Maastricht University, School of BA & Economics (UW) 0.0
United Kingdom University of Aberdeen 0.0
United Kingdom University of Sussex 0.0
United States Northeastern University 1.0
United States University of Tennessee 0.0
United States University of Washington 1.0
Sub-total: 9.0


  1. 0.5 FTE means 1 term, 1 FTE means 1 full year or 2 half FTE
  2. Institutions have the right to change the requirement anytime. The college will update the information once received the amendment. Please keep check for any updates
  3. All term / year mentioned refers to CUHK’s teaching term and academic year
Final-year Undergraduate Students

All final Year Undergraduate Students who are shortlisted must seek their major Department’s pre-approval for extension of student period at CUHK by completing the “Application for Extension of Study Period” form. They CANNOT choose the 2nd term programmes.

  1. Students who need the financial aid support for term exchange programmes can visit the website of Office of Academic Links who offers different exchange scholarships or loan scheme for application. For details, please refer to:
  2. Successful applicants should attend a short debriefing session to share their exchange experience and provide feedback to us after they return from the trip.
  3. For the Non English Proficiency, please refer here.
  4. Language requirement is needed for some universities. A qualified result of IELTS or TOFEL is strictly required if it appears at the requirement list. Make sure you fulfill the requirement when you make your decision. If you have to take the IELTS/ TOFEL for a qualified result, please pay attention to the test date and the result issue date. You are recommended to apply for the test as soon as possible. MyBestscores of TOEFL is not accepted for applications.
  5. Only scores from tests in the same seating taken on or after 1 September 2020 are considered valid.
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