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 were launched
February 2016
Research Centre on One-Belt-One-Road was established to reflect the centre's strategic direction
January 2016
CityU, Tsinghua and UNECE established the PPP Specialist Centre of Excellence for Public Transport Logistics
September 2014
Joint BBA programmes in Business Economics with Columbia University launched and with National Taiwan University were launched
September 2014
CB launched 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 (US$2.64 million)
April 2014
CB moved into new high-end teaching and learning facilities in Lau Ming Wai Academic Building (Academic 3). Executive Education and the MBA, EMBA and DBA programmes offices opened
April 2014
CB was 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 was 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 Programme was launched in collaboration with Fudan University launched
March 2009
CB was 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 was renamed College of Business (CB)
February 2007
FB achieved accreditation status by EQUIS
September 2006
FB launched the DBA Programme
January 2005
FB achieved accreditation status by AACSB International
September 1999
FB collaborated with Centaline Agency Ltd. to develop the Centa-City Index (CCI)
January 1999
FB launched Interactive Master of Business Administration (iMBA) in collaboration with Hongkong Telecom
September 1997
FB launched EMBA Programme
September 1996
FB launched the integrated BBA Programme
October 1990
The Faculty of Business (FB) was established