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Why Hong Kong?

R&D capabilities


Four of Hong Kong’s universities are consistently ranked amongst the top 100 universities in the world. These are The University of Hong Kong, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong and City University of Hong Kong. These, and Hong Kong’s other universities are amongst the world’s leading research universities. Innovative research and development at research organisations in Hong Kong is supported by the most modern state of the art laboratories and research infrastructure, and highly skilled world leading scientists.

Many of them also collaborate with the world’s most prestigious universities and research institutes.

The 2017 Global Innovation Index published by the World Intellectual Property Organization ranked Hong Kong as the 16th most innovative economies.

Hong Kong also has a highly regarded testing and certification sector. A number of laboratories, inspection and certification bodies provide testing and certification services across many sectors, ensuring that exported goods meet required standards.

Research collaborations with Hong’s Kong’s universities and research centres can be arranged by contacting their respective knowledge/ technology transfer offices:

Biotechnology Research Institute of The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Institute for Entrepreneurship of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Knowledge Exchange Office of The University of Hong Kong

Knowledge Transfer Office of The City University of Hong Kong

Knowledge Transfer Office of The Hong Kong Baptist University

Technology Transfer Office of The University of Hong Kong

Technology Transfer Center of The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

The Office of Research and Knowledge Transfer Services of The Chinese University of Hong Kong

 

For R&D Centres in Hong Kong:

Automotive Parts and Accessory Systems R&D Centre

Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute

Hong Kong R&D Centre for Logistics and Supply Chain Management Enabling Technologies

Labs Support & Services at Hong Kong Science and Technology Park

Nano and Advanced Materials Institute

Technology Centre of Cyberport

The Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel