In September 2023, University Engagement Office (UEO) was officially established as one of the administrative offices at HKBU. Mainland Development Office has been restructured and become one of the sections, named "Mainland Affairs", under UEO.


For more information, please visit UEO website:


Our Office is committed to serving as a bridge between the University and partner institutions and key stakeholders in Mainland China by:

  • Liaising with Mainland institutions with a view to exploring collaborative opportunities in the areas of research and academic exchange; and​
  • Expanding the scope of academic and scholastic exchange between Mainland China and Hong Kong to enhance mutual understanding in relevant areas of interest.


On behalf of HKBU, our Office is responsible for handling Mainland-related matters; coordinating and promoting academic exchange and cooperation with Mainland universities; coordinating the reception of official delegations and visitors from the Mainland, Taiwan and Macau; coordinating HKBU's membership and participation in various Mainland-HK Universities alliances; coordinating and executing Mainland visiting scholar programmes; providing experiential learning opportunities for students in the Mainland; disseminating admission information to Mainland applicants; as well as supporting the administration of BU Consultancy (Shenzhen) Limited (BUCS), Beijing Branch Office, Shanghai Branch Office and Zhuhai Branch Office.