Research Grants & Contracts Office

Research Centres

City University of Hong Kong has established 2 Research Institutes, 20 Research Centres, and 8 Applied Strategic Development Centres in identified areas of strategic importance to provide focus for and foster interdisciplinary or multidisciplinary research.

The University has also obtained approval from the Ministry of Science and Technology of China to establish two State Key Laboratories and one Chinese National Engineering Research Center at CityU.

University Research Institutes

Hong Kong Institute for Advanced Study (HKIAS)
香港高等研究院

(Executive Director: Prof Jacob Huang)

Hong Kong Institute for Data Science (HKIDS)
香港數據科學研究院

University Research Centres

State Key Laboratories
Centre of Super-Diamond and Advanced Films(COSDAF)
超金剛石及先進薄膜研究中心

(Director: Prof C S Lee)

State Key Laboratory of Terahertz and Millimeter Waves (City University of Hong Kong) (SKLTMW)
太赫茲及毫米波國家重點實驗室(香港城市大學)
(Director: Prof Chi Hou Chan)
Liu Bie Ju Centre for Mathematical Sciences (LBJ)
劉璧如數學科學研究中心
(Director: Prof Ding-xuan Zhou)

State Key Laboratory of Marine Pollution (City University of Hong Kong) (SKLMP)
海洋汙染國家重點實驗室(香港城市大學)
(Director: Prof Paul Lam)
Centre for Judicial Education and Research (CJER)
司法教育與研究中心
(Director: Prof Feng Lin)

Chinese National Engineering Research Center
  Hong Kong Branch of National Precious Metals Material Engineering Research Center (NPMM)
國家貴金屬材料工程技術研究中心香港分中心

(Director: Prof Jian Lu)

College/School Research Centres

Multimedia Software Engineering Research Centre (MERC)
多媒體軟件工程研究中心
(Director: Prof Jianping Wang)

Guy Carpenter Asia-Pacific Climate Impact Centre (GCCC)
佳達亞太氣候研究中心

(Director: Prof Johnny Chan)

Centre for Applied Computing and Interactive Media (ACIM)
互動媒體與電算應用中心

(Director: Prof Jeffrey Shaw)

Centre for Chaos and Complex Networks (CCCN)
混沌與複雜網絡研究中心
(Director: Prof Guanrong Chen)

Centre for Functional Photonics (CFP)
功能光子研究中心
(Director: Prof Andrey Rogach)

Centre for Chinese and Comparative Law (RCCL)
中國法與比較法研究中心

(Director: Dr Lei Chen)

Centre for Communication Research (CCR)
傳播研究中心
(Director: Prof Jonathan Zhu)

The Halliday Centre for Intelligent Applications of Language Studies (HCLS)
韓禮德語言研究智能應用中心
(Director: Prof Jonathan Webster)

Southeast Asia Research Centre (SEARC)
東南亞研究中心

(Director: Prof Mark Thompson)

Centre for Advanced Structural Materials (CASM)
先進結構材料研究中心
(Director: Prof Jian Lu)

Centre for System Informatics Engineering (CSIE)
系統信息學工程研究中心
(Director: Prof Kwok-leung Tsui)

Ability R&D Energy Research Centre (AERC)
能量研發能源研究中心
(Director: Prof Michael Leung)

Centre for Social Media Marketing and Business Intelligence (CSMR)
社交媒體營銷與商務智能中心
(Director: Prof Choon Ling Sia)

Centre for Biosystems, Neuroscience, and Nanotechnology (CBNN)
生物系統,神經科學,和納米技術中心
(Director: Prof Stella Pang)

Centre for Robotics and Automation (CRA)
機器人與自動化研究中心
(Director: Prof Sun Dong)

Centre for East Asian and Comparative Philosophy (CEACOP)
東亞哲學和比較哲學研究中心
(Director: Prof Sungmoon Kim)

Research Centre on One-Belt-One-Road (OBOR)
新絲路研究中心
(Director: Prof Houmin Yan)

Applied Strategic Development Centres

Centre for Innovative Applications of Internet and Multimedia Technologies (AIMtech Centre)
(Director: Prof Horace Ip)

Centre for Smart Energy Conversion and Utilization Research (CSCR)
(Director: Prof Henry Chung)

Hong Kong Commercial and Maritime Law Centre (HKCML)
(Director: Prof Alexander Fay-hoong Loke)

Center on Global Internet Finance (CGIF)
(Director: Prof Leon Zhao)

Center for Advanced Nuclear Safety and Sustainable Development (ANSD)
(Director: Prof Ji-jung Kai)

Centre for Applied One Health Research and Policy Advice (OHRP)
(Director: Prof Dirk Pfeiffer)

Research Centre for Sustainable Hong Kong (CSHK)
(Director: Prof Linda Li)

Centre for Decentralized Trust Computing (CDTC)
(Director: Prof Xiaohua Jia)