15 Jul 2021
The Open University of Hong Kong
The Open University of Hong Kong will be Renamed as Hong Kong Metropolitan University
With the HKSAR Legislative Council's approval, The Open University of Hong Kong (OUHK) will be renamed as Hong Kong Metropolitan University effective from 1 September 2021.
The new title shows the unique position of OUHK in metropolitan Hong Kong. It also signifies OUHK's path of transformation from a modest distance education institution to a full-fledged university and reflects its characteristics and strategic focuses.