Facts & Figures - HKU SPACE
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Organisational Structure

HKU SPACE has a collegial structure with part-time courses mainly offered through College of Business and Finance, College of Humanities and Law, and College of Life Sciences and Technology. HKU SPACE Senior Executive Academy (SEA) provides high quality executive education programmes for individuals and corporates in China, Hong Kong and worldwide. For full-time courses, HKU SPACE Community College offers sub-degree programmes while the International College offers degree programmes in collaboration with renowned overseas universities. The Institute for China Business coordinates the School's programmes in Mainland China. The HKU SPACE Po Leung Kuk Stanley Ho Community College is a joint venture with a leading charitable association, Po Leung Kuk.


2.98 million enrolments from 1956 to 2020  


89,284 enrolments in the academic year 2019/2020
Full-time equivalent: 22,504 


Part-time programmes and courses 908
Full-time programmes 78
Total courses (2019/2020) 986


The School has established ten HKU SPACE learning centres in Hong Kong Island and Kowloon.

HKU SPACE has inaugurated an online learning platform - HKU SPACE Online Universal Learning (SOUL) in 1999. The revamped SOUL 2.0 platform  provides more sophisticated and interactive online learning environment for teaching and learning.

Global Collaborators

The School collaborates with a wide range of academic institutions globally (in the UK, Australia, the USA, Mainland China and Hong Kong), in particular with some prestigious overseas universities or institutions in devising international learning programmes.


The School has about 960 full-time staff and 1,900 part-time teachers.

Updated: September 2020