In the latest QS World University Rankings for Architecture 2021, HKU FoA retains its global ranking of 14th in the field of architecture and built environment, while placed fourth in Asia and remaining the best-performing in Hong Kong. We have been consistently ranked in the world’s top 15 over the past six years.
Measured by the h-index, a bibliometric indicator of global intellectual footprint that captures how many other academics use our ideas, FoA is 7th best in the world with five of our researchers recognised in the Top 1%, namely Professor He, Shenjing, Dr Liu, Xingjian Liu, Professor Lu, Weisheng Wilson, Professor Webster, Christopher John and Professor Yeh, Anthony Gar On.
The QS World University Rankings by Subject is a major global league table for higher education. Their rankings are based on analyses of academic reputation, employer reputation and research impact. More information: https://www.topuniversities.com/university-rankings/university-subject-rankings/2021/architecture