Electronic Engineering Workshop

Orientation Workshop

This workshop aims to introduce Form 6 students to the professional education and training offered by the Electronic Engineering (EE) undergraduate programme at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. The attendants will

  • Develop an understanding on the core elements of EE and appreciate how EE drives technological innovations in our society
  • Get a clear picture on how the EE programme teaches fundamental engineering knowledge and hands-on skills through a 4-year curriculum
  • Visit research labs, watch project demos and learn about future job opportunities related to EE
  • Receive tutorials on how to meet the admission requirements of CUHK EE programme

General Information

The Department of Electronic Engineering was established in 1970 by Prof. Charles Kao, former Vice-Chancellor of CUHK and a 2009 Nobel Laureate who pioneered the use of optical fibres in communications. The Electronic Engineering programme (JUPAS code: JS4434) features a dynamic and adaptive curriculum that covers a wide range of topics, including integrated circuits and electronic devices, opto-electronics and optical communication, microprocessors and computer architecture, telecommunication and wireless systems, multimedia and signal processing, medical instruments and telemedicine, electronic materials, and nanotechnology. The courses offered are designed to convey both theoretical and practical knowledge and provide balanced training in both hardware and software skills. The department was ranked number 1 in Hong Kong by ARWU 2017 Subject ranking.