Honours and Awards
  • Professor Wei Yingying has been awarded  the Faculty Exemplary Teaching Award 2017.

  • Professor Lin Yuanyuan has been awarded the Vice-Chancellor’s Exemplary Teaching Award and the Faculty Exemplary Teaching Award 2016. The VC’s Exemplary Teaching Award is a prestigious award that is presented annually to outstanding teachers of the University, one from each of the eight Faculties and the General Education programme. The awardees’ achievements in teaching are considered by their peers and students to be of the highest order.  This award was presented at the 83rd Congregation scheduled for 16 November 2017. 

  • Professor Wong Hoi Ying has been awarded the Vice-Chancellor’s Exemplary Teaching Award and the Faculty Exemplary Teaching Award 2015. The VC’s Exemplary Teaching Award is a prestigious award that is presented annually to outstanding teachers of the University, one from each of the eight Faculties and the General Education programme. The awardees’ achievements in teaching are considered by their peers and students to be of the highest order.  This award was presented at the 81st Congregation scheduled for 17 November 2016. 

  • Congratulations to our Year-3 QFRM student XI Yiru on awarding the first prize at the 2015 Contemporary Undergraduate Mathematical Contest in Modeling (CUMCM). Yiru joined the competition with another two CUHK students from Math major and CS major. The CUMCM is an annual national competition, and is one of the largest mathematical competitions in modeling.

  • Professor Shao Qiman has been appointed as Choh-Ming Li Professor of Statistics in recognition of his distinguished scholastic performance. The University will provide $100,000/year to Professor Shao for 5 years to support his academic and research activities. 

     
     
      

     

  • Mr. Pun Chi-seng, our Year 3 Statistics PhD student, recently won the 2015 Best Student Research Paper Award for a paper he presented at the 2015 Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, the USA. This is the first time ever a PhD student from the Asia Pacific region has won this international competition. Mr. Pun Chi-seng’s award winning paper entitled “Combined Estimation-Optimization (CEO) Approach for High Dimensional Portfolio Selection. For more details: https://www.informs.org/Community/Finance. (See also the CUHK Press Release.)

     PUN Chi Seng


  • Professor Shao Qiman has been appointed as Choh-Ming Li Professor of Statistics with effect from 1 August 2015 in recognition of his distinguished scholastic performance.  The University will provide $100,000/year to Professor Shao for 5 years to support his academic and research activities.

  • Professor Poon Wai Yin has been awarded the Vice-Chancellor’s Exemplary Teaching Award and the Faculty Exemplary Teaching Award 2013. The VC’s Exemplary Teaching Award is a prestigious award that is presented annually to outstanding teachers of the University, one from each of the eight Faculties and the General Education programme. The awardees’ achievements in teaching are considered by their peers and students to be of the highest order.  This award was presented at the 76th Congregation scheduled for 20 November 2014.

  • In addition, Professor Poon has been appointed as Outstanding Fellow of the Faculty of Science on a concurrent basis with effect from 1 August 2014. The University will provide $50,000/year to Professor Poon for 5 years to support her research activities.  

    Our hearty congratulations to Professor Poon!


  • List of Recipients of Scholarships

  • Faculty Exemplary Teaching Award

  • Overseas Research Award 

  • Best Teaching Assistant Award