Info Sheet: Macau – Uni of Macau

University of Macau:

Eligibility: UG & PG / All Faculties

Location: The university’s campus is in Taipa; the smaller of the two islands in the Chinese special administrative region of Macao (formerly a Portuguese colony), 2.5 km from Macau Peninsula and east of the Lesser Hengqin Island of Zhuhai, Guangdong Province.  Taipa Island has expanded dramatically in recent years as a result of the region’s rapid economic development and Macau’s 1999 return to China.

The University of Macau (UM) overlooks the Pearl River’s estuary, and commands a panoramic view of Macao Peninsula, mainland China, and the South China Sea.

Discipline Area of Interest for Business Students:

  • Accounting
  • Information Management
  • Finance
  • Business Economics
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Hospitality and Gaming Management



  • Business Administration
  • Education
  • Law
  • Science and Technology
  • Social Sciences and Humanities
  • Health Sciences
  • Institute of Chinese Medical Sciences
  • Honours College


  • University of Macau was the first and currently the largest university in Macau, a former Portuguese colony
  • The university offers Doctoral, Master’s and Bachelor’s degree programs. English is the main medium of instruction, although certain programs are taught in Chinese, Portuguese and Japanese.
  • The Faculty of Business Administration is the largest faculty in the university enrolling about one-third of the undergraduate.

Useful Links:

University of Macau Wesbite: