HSBC Business School
Peking University HSBC Business School, founded in 2004, was named Peking University HSBC Business School (PHBS) in August of 2008. PHBS seeks to not only build on its parent institution's inspiring traditions, but also to develop its own world-class reputation.

Located in the thriving entrepreneurial city of Shenzhen and immediately adjacent to the financial hub of Hong Kong, the business school lies at the very heart of one of the world's most promising metropolitan areas. Few other regions in China offer a more suitable setting for an institution destined to become this country's foremost graduate business school.


 
Presently, PHBS, in cooperation with Hong Kong University, offers two dual master's degrees (Economics and Finance, Management and Finance), as well as doctoral degrees. In addition, the school currently offers a wide range of executive development programs (EDP).

The excellence of faculty is central to any great university. Currently PHBS’s 38 full-time professors all have earned their PhD degrees at top tier universities. This core faculty is supplemented by over 45 professors from Hong Kong University and the Beijing campus of Peking University, who regularly visit the Shenzhen campus. Acknowledging the importance of English in today's business world, most classes are taught in English.

PHBS has eight research centers. The research center covers a wide spectrum of research fields related to economics, management and finance. A few typical centers include but are not limited to the China Center for Financial research, the Center for Real Estate, the Risk Management and Insurance Research Center, the Small and Medium Enterprises Research Center, and the Doer’s Group Research Center.

Guided by its unwavering commitment to excellence, PHBS is unique among its peers in its dedication to developing graduates who are superbly trained, bilingual and culturally aware. Our mission is to provide our graduates with the type of education that prepares them to take their places as leaders in their fields in China and in the world.
 
PROGRAMS
PKU Shenzhen
HSBC Business School currently offers the following programs to international students.

1. Master of Economics
2. Master of Economics. Conc. in Quantitative Finance
3. Master of Management

 

 
All are two year degree programs that culminate in a thesis defence. Students have an option to  complete the coursework in one year so as to concentrate on their thesis in their second year of studies or participate in internships.

PHBS & Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
This is a part-time English MBA program. Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) business school is responsible for students’ admission and while courses are taught by PHBS professors. Upon graduation, students will receive MBA diploma from HKUST and a certificate from PKU.
 
PHBS & Chinese University of Hong Kong
Students enrolled in the dual master’s program are registered as graduate students in both Peking University and Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK).
·Master of Finance PKU & Master of Economics CUHK
  
EPAS Accreditation
PHBS was granted EPAS accreditation on September 15th, 2011 by the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD). It is the first business school in China that was granted with EPAS accreditation for an economics program. EFMD gave high recognition to the teaching methods and academic development of PHBS, as well as its outstanding faculty and students. This acknowledgement of world-class management organization lays another milestone of PHBS during the school’s process of development.
 
AACSB Accreditation
Our school is in the process of obtaining pre-accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). AACSB is a US non-profit organization committed to enhancing the education practices in business administration and accounting.