Lingnan University is the liberal arts university in Hong Kong and we have the longest established tradition among the local institutions of higher education. Our history can be dated back to 1888, when our forerunner, the Christian College in China, was founded in Guangzhou, and to 1967, when the institution, as Lingnan College, was re-established in Hong Kong. In 2015, Lingnan University was named as one of the “Top 10 Liberal Arts College in Asia” by Forbes.
The mountain, river, trees and path illustrated in the University logo each symbolise a profound principle:
Education for service
Broad the plain before us reaches, Calm the tides that flow;
For more information: https://www.ln.edu.hk/about-lu/introducing-lingnan