- Fellowship in 1984 at University of Oxford
- Studentship in 1981 at The University of Hong Kong
Prof. K S Chan received his BSc and PhD degrees in physics from University of Hong Kong. He conducted his post-doctoral research in semiconductor quantum well physics at University of Oxford and University of Nottingham. He is currently a professor in Department of Physics, City University of Hong Kong. His research interests focus on the theory of optical and transport properties of materials.