Since its inception, the HKBU Foundation has served as a solid bedrock on which the University can rely for its advancement. With the Foundation’s indispensable support, the University has launched an array of innovative and impactful initiatives that have enriched students’ learning experience and enabled the development of cutting-edge facilities on campus. From hardware to software, teaching to research, the Foundation has made an immense contribution to HKBU, laying down the foundations that ensure its successful development.
The world is evolving under rapid technological advancement. In such challenging times, HKBU is duty-bound to future-proof our students. As a liberal arts university of long-standing, we equip our students with the necessary attributes of creativity and innovation, adaptability, resilience and empathy as well as with a global vision to cope with our ever-changing world and to fully appreciate the many possibilities that life has to offer. Internationalisation is an additional focus of ours. Leveraging on our unique strengths, we will embrace collaborations with more international partners and experts as part of our drive to foster interdisciplinary research and knowledge transfer.
HKBU will scale new heights in the coming decade. With this prospect in mind, the HKBU Foundation will continue to play a crucial role in raising financial resources and fostering partnerships with a variety of sectors, thereby enabling the University to fulfil its aspirations.
During these extraordinary times, the University will continue to nurture future generations and push the frontiers of knowledge so as to contribute to the advancement of Hong Kong, our nation and the world. It is our profound hope that you will walk together with us on our long journey of educating the youth for building a better future.
Professor Ping-kong Alexander Wai
President and Vice-Chancellor
Hong Kong Baptist University