GBSM prepares students to be smart technology business investors

- Graduates will have the knowledge and skills to invest and work in global technology business companies like AAAF( Alphabet, Amazon, Apple and Facebook) and BAT (Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent). 

- Students will have two overseas exchange studies (one in Europe / North America / Australia and another in Asia / Great China region).



Our Target

  • Hong Kong is a global business centre that connects China to the rest of the world. According to the Hong Kong Stock Exchange report, the number of global technology companies listed in Hong Kong has overtaken the number of traditional companies since 2007 . An increasing number of multinational companies are using Hong Kong as a springboard and a regional hub to support their business development in China and the Asia-Pacific region. This has created a great demand for global business professionals trained in Hong Kong to manage such global technology ventures. 
  • GBSM prepares students to become smart technology business investors and global business managers with competent knowledge and skills of Internet technologies (e.g., social media, mobile apps, big data/artificial intelligence and cloud services), global business and financial analysis (management, accounting, finance, marketing), with great careers of the future.
  • Our graduates are also well equipped with soft skills of communication, problem-solving and big data analytics, they are in high demands with jobs like global business managers and technology business investors in global investment, and consulting firms. 
  • Various scholarships and financial aid packages are provided to qualified students to help them complete their overseas exchange studies and internships.

What You Will Be Studying

Major Courses

  • Business and Law
  • Chinese Communication Skills for Business
  • E-Business
  • Global Business Systems Strategy and Tactical Management
  • Global Business Technology Consulting
  • Innovation and Technology Entrepreneurship


Career Prospects - what our alumni have acheived

Start Your Career Here

Hong Kong is a global business centre that connects China with rest of the world. An increasing number of technology business companies are using Hong Kong as a platform to support their global businesses in China and the region. This creates a great demand for global technology business professionals trained in Hong Kong to work in such global technology ventures.  Our graduates find jobs as business managers, technology business investors or project managers in global investment, consulting, and technology business firms (e.g., HSBC, BOC, PWC, EY, Apple, Alibaba, IBM, Accenture, etc.).



"I work as a Financial Analyst. I use the information systems knowledge gained in my studies to work on various projects. The analytical skills and the information systems tools I gained in the major enable me and my team to deliver on these projects efficiently."

Ms. Gargi Sharma, JP Morgan Chase, Hong Kong

Hong Kong Finance - Investment Bank

Financial Analyst(Jun 2011 - 2015)


Professional Qualifications

Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA)

Assoication of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)

Project Management Professional (PMP®) of Project Management Institute (PMI®)

Professional Qualifications

Some of the courses in the major are designed to prepare students for the following professional exams:

*PMI® and PMP® are registered marks of Project Management Institute, Inc

Bonus Features

  • One year overseas exchange studies
  • Internships at multinational corporations (MNCs)
  • Departmental industrial mentorship programme
  • IS Smart Business Scholarships

Did You Know?

  • Internet and information over the Internet is changing the way we do business today. Different from other global business majors (i.e., Global Business Studies at CUHK, Global Business at HKUST, or Global Business at CityU) in Hong Kong, we focus on global technology business with Internet+ business innovations.
  • Scholarships and financial aids are available for qualified students to participate in one-year overseas exchange studies.
  • Established in 1992, the Department of Information Systems is the largest in Hong Kong and one of the best IS departments in the world.

Student's Sharing







Our Graduates


Zeng Jiaying, Cecilla
Bank of China


Wong Yat Hei, Kenneth


Qiu Zijun, Quenna


Cheung Ho Keung, Lewis


Our Instructors


Major Leader:

Dr. Xin LI

Phone: +852 3442-4446



Deputy Major Leader:

Miss Tania LAU

Phone: +852 3442-8522


Admissions Information

BBA Global Business Systems Management

Admission Code JS1004(JUPAS), 1171A(Non-JUPAS)
Mode of Funding Government-funded
Mode of Study Full-time
Indicative Intake Target

JUPAS and non-JUPAS government-funded places : 99

Suggested Study Plan* Intake 2017 - 4-year(BDIS), 4minus1
Intake 2016 - 4-year(BDIS), 4minus1
Intake 2015 - 4-year4minus1 
Intake 2014 - 4-year4minus1 
Intake 2013 - 4-year  

Tuition Fee Click here for more information
Admissions Tutor Miss Tania LAU
Major Leader Dr Xin LI
PhD (U of Arizona), ME & BE (Tsinghua)
Deputy Major Leader

Miss Tania LAU
MBusSys, BBusSys

General Enquiries








Telephone: +852 3442 8521

WhatsApp: (852) 6874-0824

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* IS Department reserves the right to make adjustments to the course offering pattern whenever appropriate. Programme structure, course codes and course titles are subject to continuous review and changes without prior notice.

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