ACADEMICS

We aim to empower our students the essential ability to create effective interventions for real world challenges of the 21st century

Society Hub 

Vision

•    To become a leading force in the knowledge economy of a digital society.

Mission

•    To nurture socially-conscious talents with cutting-edge analytical skills and an open and growing mindset, ready to resolve socio-economic issues and contribute to the knowledge economy in a networked society and rapidly changing world.

 

Thrust Areas

Financial Technology

Mission

Financial Technology provides high-quality education on state-of-the-art methodologies and know-how on financial technology research, applications, and practice.

Cross-disciplinary Focus Areas

  • AI/Big Data
  • Blockchain/Cryptocurrency/DCEP
  • Financial Market Design
  • Data Analytics/Data Visualization
  • Risk Management
  • Financial Technology and Regulation
  • Financial Inclusion

 

Innovation, Policy, and Entrepreneurship

Mission

This thrust area trains the new generation of leaders in solving complex problems at the interface of technology and society through innovation in technology, institution, policy, and entrepreneurship with cross-disciplinary approaches and real-world applications.

Cross-disciplinary Focus Areas

  • Innovation and Intellectual Property Right Protection
  • Innovation and Technology Management
  • Innovation and Public Policy
  • Health Studies/Health Care Policy/Environmental Policies/Sustainability
  • Anti-Trust/Competition Policy
  • Experimental Economics and Decision Sciences
  • Entrepreneurship and Organization Theory
  • Entrepreneurship and Financial Management

 

MBA + 

Mission

MBA+ brings a variety of themes into conventional MBA programs to respond to the ever-changing world, cultivating a new generation of entrepreneurs, technology-based innovators, and business leaders commanding specific domain knowledge in these themes. 

Cross-disciplinary Focus Areas

  • Health
  • Aviation Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Technology Management
  • Financial Technology
  • Law
  • Family Business
  • Wealth Management

 

Urban Governance and Design

Mission

Urban Governance and Design aims to train the next generation of leaders in conducting cutting-edging innovative research on cities through cross-disciplinary approaches to solve complex urban problems.

Cross-disciplinary Focus Areas

  • Education, Employment and Labor Markets
  • Migration, Inequality, and Social Inclusion
  • Population, Health, and Ageing
  • Regional and Urban Economic Development
  • GIS and Spatial Analysis
  • Smart City 
  • Transportation and Communication Infrastructure