Yu Chui Yee Alison
Master in Sports Studies

She won 4 gold medals in Wheelchair Fencing in the 2004 Athens Paralympics Games; 2 gold and 1 silver in the Wheelchair Fencing World Cup in 2006; 1 gold and 1 silver in the Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games. She was also elected a member of the International Paralympic Committee.

CUHK Rowing Team

CUHK won Overall Champion, Women's Overall Champion (straight 7 consecutive years) and Men's Overall Champion at the Jackie Chan Challenge Cup Hong Kong Universities Rowing Championship 2008
Choi Lai-sheung, Sin Yung-wa
MPhil Graduate of Chemistry, MPhil Graduate of Biology

Winners of the first-ever The University of Oxford Croucher Scholarships (UOCS)

Wong Yin-chuen Spencer

Top Oralist from the Greater China Region at the Fifth Annual Willem C. Vis (East) International Commercial Arbitration Moot

Ng Siu Lun Simon
Graduate (Department of Psychology)

Hong Kong Rhodes Scholar 2008. He is the 8th CUHK Rhodes Scholar in the past 10 years, and is the first-ever Hong Kong Rhodes Scholar who was admitted to a university via the Early Admissions Scheme (EAS)

Prof. Lau Ngar-cheung, Gabriel
Graduate of Physics in 1974

One of the contributing authors of the Fourth Assessment Report issued by the Intergovernmental Panel for Climate Change (IPCC), which shared the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize with former US Vice President Al Gore

Elsa Yan
Graduate of Chemistry in 1995

Appointed Assistant Professor of Chemistry at Yale University, one of the Ivy League schools. In this capacity, she teaches physical chemistry and biological science subjects. She will also set up an inter-disciplinary laboratory at Yale

Zhang Tian Yu
Graduate of Business Administration

Hong Kong Rhodes Scholar 2007. She is the 11th CUHK student awarded this prestigious scholarship since 1987

Sharon Pang
Graduate of Professional Accountancy

Awarded the PricewaterhouseCoopers Scholarship 2007 – CUHK’s forth in six years

CUHK Cantonese Debate Team

Captured the championship of the 2007 Inter Post-Secondary College Debate Competition. The third speaker Chan Ching-lok Lloyd was named Best Debater. This was the University's 8th victory since the contest debuted, making it the institution with the most victories.


Awarded the Hong Kong and Macau Cup in the 10th Challenge Cup, a premier biennial national competition of extra-curricular technological projects of university students. CUHK was also presented the two Special Awards for two top projects of the 56 entries from Hong Kong and Macau, together with a First Award and three Third Prize

CUHK Putonghua Debate Team

Champion of the Fifth Intervarsity Debate Competition Intervarsity Debate Competition and was bagged the Best Cooperation Award. Team member Qiu Chen was named Outstanding Debater

CUHK Women's Tennis Team

Won two gold medals in the 12th National Universities Tennis Championships

CUHK Rowing Team

Clinched the overall and the women's overall championship of the 13th Hong Kong Universities Rowing Championship

Architecture students

Won the Best Design Award in Summer Heritage Workshop II 'Integrating Heritage: Public Spaces', organised by Macau's Institute for Tourism Studies in 2007

Chiu Wing-yin Rebecca, Pau Ming-wai Akina, and Lee Chiwo Daniel
Graduates of the Department of Sports Science and Physical Education

Chiu Wing-yin won silver in the women’s squash singles, Lee Chi-wo bagged silver at the Men’s Triathlon and Pau Ming-wai won a bronze medal in the women’s saber team competition, at the 2006 Asian Games Doha


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Hui Pui-shan
Graduate of the Department of Music

Selected as the first Chinese leading actress of the Broadway musical Miss Saigon
Two CUHK Undergraduate Teams
Faculty of Engineering

First prize and the most prestigious Intel Cup, at the 2006 Intel Cup Undergraduate Electronic Design Contest
Sun Chao
Postdoctoral Fellow (Department of Physics)

Winner of the physical/mathematical science category, Hong Kong Young Scientist Award 2006, of the Hong Kong Institution of Science

Tam Kar-hung Anthony

One of two HKSAR university representatives at the firstYouth Forum of the International Telecommunication Union, TELECOM WORLD 2006
Fan Bin
MPhil Graduate of Computer Science and Engineering

He is offered a scholarship of over HK$2 million to study PhD at Carnegie-Mellon University
CUHK Putonghua Debate Team

Champion of the 2006 Intervarsity Putonghua Debate Competition, and winner of the Best Debater Prize

Chan Yeung-yun Grace, Lui Chung-yan Jacky, Yeung Winglam Winnie, and Hung Tik-yuen Raymond
Undergraduates (Faculty of Business Administration)

Champion of The International Business Challenge 2006

Kristy Choy, James Lam, Vienna Lee and Andy Yiu
Undergraduates (Quantitative Finance)

Champion of the 2006 University Investment Research Competition hosted by the Hong Kong Society of Financial Analysts

Tsang Wing-pong Vincent, Li Ka-ying Tiffany and Ling Yinwan Kitty
Undergraduates (Professional Accountancy)

Champion of the 2006 Hong Kong Society Retirement Plan Research Competition organized by ET Business College

Winnie Yeung, Ivan Lui, Donna Chan, and Stephanie Ho
Final-year students (Faculty of Business Administration)

Won the Joint University Marketing Communications Award, a competition among over 70 teams of 300 university students

Tang Lok-yin
DMus (Composition) student of Music

Received the first prize of the Young Composer Awardat the Asian Composers League Young Composers Competition
CUHK Badminton Team

Champion in the men's doubles, first runner-up in the ladies's singles, second runner-up in the mixed doubles, and second runner-up in the men's team, at the 10th National Universities Badminton Championship in 2006

CUHK Cross Country Team

Overall champion, women’s team champion and women’s individual champion in 2006 University Sports Federation, Hong Kong Cross Country Competition

Reclaimed the 27th Annual Intervasity Games Overall Championship
CUHK Handball Teams

Second runner-up, Best Goalkeeper and Most Popular Handball Player Awards, at the 2006 Taiwan University International Handball Invitation Tournament

Yeung Ying-yeung
Ph.D. Graduate, Department of Chemistry

Found novel way to synthesize the antiviral drug 'Tamiflu' in 2006; reported in the Journal of American Chemical Society

12 Undergraduate and Graduate Students
Department of Mathematics

Received full fellowships/studentships to further studies at top universities in North America and Europe in 2006, including Stanford, Princeton, UC, Berkeley, Chicago, University of British Columbia, and Tinbergen Institute in the Netherlands

Peter Liu, Phoebus Ng, and Caly Xiao
Full-time MBA Students

Champion of both the Hong Kong Division and the Geographical Zone Division (mainland China, Taiwan, Japan, South Korea and Hong Kong) of the MBA Category of L'ORÉAL e-Strat 6 Challenge in 2006; third place in the international finals

CUHK Women's Tennis Team

clinched bronze medal in the 11th National Universities Tennis Championships

Ida Hui
PhD Student of the Department of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management

Awarded the first runner-up of the Best Presentation and Poster Award of the First Microsoft Joint Laboratory Symposium 2006

CUHK Table Tennis Team

Champion of the 2006-07 University Sports Federation of Hong Kong, China Women's Table Tennis Competitions. This was the team's forth consecutive championship in the competition
Lilian Chan, Joyce Ho, Vivian Wong, and Hallas Cheung
Undergraduates of Faculty of Business Administration (2006)

Champion of the 2006 Business Administration Paper of the Year Award, and the Best Presenter Award; CUHK is the champion for the second year in a row
Zheng Zhong
Ph.D. Graduate, Department of Music

One of Ten Outstanding Youth of Shandong Province in 2006
CUHK Undergraduate Team

Hong Kong and Macau Cup, at the 9th Challenge Cup held in 2006, the premier biannual national competition for extra-curricular technological projects of university students in China

CUHK Teams

CUHK women's table tennis and volleyball teams won the 10th Jackie Chan Challenge Cup. The women's basketball team was the 2nd runner up
Two CUHK Teams

Awarded the 2nd runners-up (Youth Sector) of the Hong Kong Public Policy Innovation Award 2005-06 jointly organized by the Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups and the Hong Kong Policy Research Institute

Chan Hiu Tung Evenly
Graduate of Business Administration

Hong Kong Rhodes Scholar 2005. She is the 6th CUHK student awarded this prestigious scholarship in past 8 years

Hui King-lam and Wong Chi-wing
Undergraduates (2005), Department of Physics and Department of Music

Champion of the open trio and orchestra categories of the 2005 World Harmonica Festival in Germany; second place in the ensemble category; Hui was also champion of the diatonic solo categories for assigned repertoire and for repertoire of his own choice
Petti Pang
Ph.D. Graduate (Department of Physiology)

Winner of the life science category, Hong Kong Young Scientist Award 2005, of the Hong Kong Institution of Science, for achievements in neuroscience research

Lee Chui Shan Teresa, Tang Yan Elsa, Li Miu Yee
Graduates of Accountancy

Made a sweep of the gold, silver and bronze awards of June 2005’s CPA Qualification Programme of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA)

Chan Chong Hei, Fung Shuk Fun, Hsu Li Fei, Mok Sze Wai
Undergraduate of Accountancy (2005)

Won the CPA Qualification Programme Case Analysis Competition 2005

CUHK Rowing Team

Champion of the 11th HK Universities Rowing Championships held in 2005, for the fourth year in a row

Chan Chong Hei Fergus
Year 3 Student of Professional Accountancy (2005)

2nd runner-up, TUBC & PTT Group International Case Competition

One of 100 Global Leaders in the world, Goldman Sachs Global Leaders Award

One of 200 winners in the world, St. Gallen Wing of Excellence Award, for outstanding contribution to the world’s innovation and insight

Champion (team leader),CPA QP Case Analysis Competition
Liang Tak-keung
Ph.D. Graduate of Department of Electronic Engineering

Winner of the engineering science category, Hong Kong Young Scientist Award 2005, of the Hong Kong Institution of Science for achievements in communication research

Two CUHK Teams

Won the first and second prizes in the E-Challenge 2005 Business Plan Competition organized by the Young Entrepreneurs Development Council

Fok Mei-po Mable
PhD Student of the Department of Electronic Engineering

Awarded a graduate student fellowship by the Laser and Electro-Optics Society (LEOS) of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) of US. In 2005, only 12 fellowships were awarded and only two recipients were from Asia

CUHK Badminton and Tennis Teams

In the National Badminton Championship, the CUHK was the champion of the men's teams in Group B (Division A), the first runner-up in the mixed double and men's double (both Division A), and the second runner-up in the men's single and ladies single (both Division A). In tennis, CUHK was first runner-up in the men's double (Division B), fourth of the women's teams (Division A), and seventh in the men's single (Division B). Both teams received the Sports Ethics and Fair Play Prize

CUHK Men's Handball Team

Second runner-up of Division A in the 21st National University Handball Championships

Weisi Yuen, Helen Ngan, Liza Wang and Clara Lo
Undergraduates of Business Administration

First-runners-up of the Copenhagen Business School (CBS) Case Competition 2005, the most important international case competition in Europe

Catherine Chan, Ceci Yau, Steve Leung and Christine Cheung
Year 3 Students of Falcuty of Business Adminsitration

Won the 2005 Business Administration Paper Competition organized by The Hong Kong Federation of Business Students

Zheng Zhong
Ph.D. Graduate, Department of Music

Awarded first prize for his dissertation 'A Study of Messiaen's Solo Piano Works' at the annual conference of the Society for Western Music

Wong Kwai-ling
Graduate of the Department of Psychology

Awarded the first R.C. Lee Centenary Scholarship. Wong Kwai-ling is pursuing doctoral studies in cognitive psychology at Vanderbilt University in the US

Li Xiang and Yu Hongbo
PhD Graduate and Master Graduate of the Department of Geograpgy and Resources Management

Li Xiang won the second prize in geographic information systems section and Yu Hongbo won the first prize in the Best Student Paper Award of the Association of American Geographers