BBA(IBGM) - Programme Directors


Dr. Olivia Leung

BBA(IBGM) Programme Director

IBGM is a unique undergraduate programme that fosters a group of achieving young adults to become future global business leaders by providing opportunities to practice leadership, team building, professionalism, and business ethics in an enriching learning environment. You are well supported to attain global exposure by undertaking overseas learning activities, such as exchange studies, field trips, and various study tours and internships. Through interactive case studies, you will develop strategic thinking, global vision, and communication skills. I am pleased to facilitate the growth and development of this talented and diversified group, and honored to be able to nurture this next generation for the betterment of the world. Welcome to the BBA(IBGM) programme!


Dr. Matthias Buehlmaier

BBA(IBGM) Deputy Programme Director

The IBGM program is an elite program in international business and global management offered at the University of Hong Kong. Our intake consists of some of the brightest and most accomplished students from around the world. We foster future business leaders equipped with global perspectives, cultural sensitivity, social responsibility, strong interpersonal skills, and the key competencies necessary to succeed in an increasingly competitive and challenging international business environment. Our students participate in an international field trip, an overseas exchange with leading universities around the world, business and case competitions, a mentorship program as well as career planning and interview workshops. Furthermore, our students broaden their academic horizons in a second major. All students receive substantial sponsorship for international field trips and other global enrichment opportunities. Small class sizes ensure a personal learning environment where each student gets noticed and receives the necessary attention to boost academic and professional achievements. Our graduates can look forward to rewarding careers in diverse fields such as banking, consulting, auditing, financial services, technology, consumer goods, and public/governmental organizations and institutions, among others. I sincerely look forward to working with you together to advance your career and make meaningful contributions to society as a whole.