NOMINATION REQUIREMENTS & SELECTION CRITERIA

Nomination Requirements of New University Title

  • Proposed English title

  • Proposed Chinese title

  • Proposed English and Chinese acronyms of the title

  • Explanation on the proposals

  • Personal particulars of the nominator

 

Criteria for the Selection of University Title

  • The title should reflect the University’s unique characteristics and strategic focuses.

  • The title should be able to facilitate the University’s long term strategic development.

  • The title should demonstrate intellectual quality and educational value.
  • The title should not bear implications on current social issues, politics, or religions.

  • The title should be easy to articulate.

  • The English and Chinese titles should be consistent.

  • The words in the title should not have syllables (in English, Cantonese and Putonghua) that may be mistaken for other words of a negative meaning, e.g. homophones, rhymes.

  • The acronym of the title should not bear negative connotation.

 

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