City University of Hong Kong

Academic Bronze Sponsor


The Department of Information Systems at the City University of Hong Kong is ranked among the very best in the world. We are ranked in the top five globally for faculty members’ publications in the top four information systems journals. Eight IS faculty members were recognized as Stanford’s Top 2 % Scientists in the World (2022), contributing to more than half of the Stanford Top 2% scientists in the College of Business at City University. Five faculty members were listed as Top IS scholars based on the h-index (2022).

The department ranked No. 1 in Asia and No. 9 globally based on publications in the Basket of eight journals (2020-2022) according to the AIS Research Ranking 2022. Additionally, they ranked No. 1 in Asia and No. 10 globally based on MISQ + ISR + JAIS + JMIS publications (2020-2022), and No. 3 in Asia and No. 28 globally based on MISQ + ISR publications (2020-2022).

Recognized globally as one of the most established information systems departments, the department offers a comprehensive range of courses from Bachelor to Ph.D. levels in areas such as artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, data science, digital entrepreneurship, digital media, digital transformation, financial technology, information systems governance, internet of things, and technological innovations.

Our colleagues are dedicated to student-centered learning and student success. We offer our students many opportunities to gain professional competence and academic excellence by means of business internships with major corporations and academic exchanges with top universities in the world. As an integral part of education, the department actively supports our students in organizing extra-curricular and experiential learning activities to enhance character building, social networking, and leadership development.

Our faculty’s research has been supported by government funding agencies in Hong Kong and China and business corporations. Our faculty members have won many international research, teaching, and service awards. We welcome opportunities to partner with business communities in Hong Kong, China, and other parts of the world to pursue leading-edge and impactful research.