College of Business
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Milestones

Key Events in the Development of the College of Business

   
September 2016
A new BSc Computational Finance programme and a BBA Global Business major launched
February 2016
Research Centre on One-Belt-One-Road established to reflect the centre's strategic direction
January 2016
CityU, Tsinghua and UNECE establish PPP Specialist Centre of Excellence for Public Transport Logistics
September 2014
Joint BBA programme in Business Economics with Columbia University launched & with National Taiwan University launched
September 2014
CB launches EMBA (Chinese) Programme
June 2014
Our Theme-based Research Scheme (TRS) project on health care was approved by RGC with a grant amount of HK$20.45 million (USD2.64 million)
April 2014
CB moves into new high-end teaching and learning facilities in Academic 3. Executive Education and the MBA, EMBA and DBA programmes open for business on the 14th Floor
April 2014
CB ranked world Top 50 in The University of Dallas at Texas Top 100 Worldwide Business School Rankings based on research contributions during 2009-2013.
September 2012
Joint BBA programme in Accountancy with National Taiwan University launched
September 2012
Full implementation of the BBA 4-year curriculum
January 2011
CB's Centre for Advanced Business Research and Executive Education (Shenzhen) opened
June 2010
IDBA launched in collaboration with Fudan University launched
March 2009
CB ranked 90th in The University of Dallas at Texas Top 100 Worldwide Business School Rankings based on research contributions during 2004-2008.
November 2008
FB renamed College of Business (CB)
February 2007
FB achieves accreditation status by EQUIS
September 2006
FB launches the DBA Programme
January 2005
FB achieves accreditation status by AACSB International
September 1999
CB collaborates with Centaline Agency Ltd. to develop the Centa-City Index (CCI)
January 1999
FB launches Interactive Master of Business Administration (iMBA) in collaboration with Hongkong Telecom
September 1997
FB launches EMBA Programme
September 1996
FB launches the integrated BBA Programme
October 1990
The Faculty of Business (FB) established