Mission and Vision



  • To uphold and promote the value of a humanities education, of multilingualism and cultural diversity, and of integrating Chinese and Western traditions;

  • To pursue impactful, innovative scholarship that deepens understandings of the human experience and responds to challenges of the contemporary world;

  • To prepare students both as rigorous and imaginative learners and as empathetic and responsible citizens of society;



  • We aspire to become one of the most vibrant and inspiring centers of arts and humanities education and research in Asia.