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Ian Davies Professorship in Ethics

The first gift to the UK Friends of HKU came from a beloved member of the HKU Family



You can support HKU by donating to "UK Friends of HKU"

About UK Friends of HKU

The University of Hong Kong (HKU) has been taking an active role in strategic international alliances with universities and research institutions worldwide. The University has academic links with more than 400 overseas universities and hosts over 10,000 international students. Students can enjoy an international experience not just within the campus but also through HKU's myriad of worldwide exchange programmes.

The UK Friends of HKU was initiated by HKU alumni in the UK. It is registered as a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO) in England and Wales in June 2018 with the Registered Charity Number 1178832.  Donations to UK Friends of HKU are eligible for UK Gift Aid.

The mission of the UK Friends of HKU is to support the advancement of education connected with HKU and its past and present students. It facilitates donations from organisations and individuals in the UK to support the various development programmes of HKU.

Donors to UK Friends of HKU may also be eligible for membership of the HKU Foundation.


Meet the Trustees

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Mr George Payne


Ms Irene Man

Honorary Secretary

Dr Ronald Lo

Ms Bernadette Tsui

Professor Rosie Young


Contact Us

HKU Foundation

G/F Hung Hing Ying Building

The University of Hong Kong
Pokfulam, Hong Kong

Tel : (852) 3917 1700

Fax : (852) 2517 6351

Mr George Payne
Chairman, UK Friends of HKU

Tel : 44 (0)7817853347

UK Friends of HKU

11 Garfield Mews


SW11 5GZ

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