NYU Shanghai visiting DC | 21 May | 1.30pm

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Date: 21 May 2019

Time: 1.30-2.20pm

Venue: Room 4101 (Ms Maggie Lee’s Room)

Come to talk to the admissions and learn about the wonderful opportunities to study in China’s first Sino-US research university and the third degree-granting campus of the NYU Global Network.

University of the Arts London Creative Portfolio Seminar

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Are you interested in art & design and do you know how to prepare an eye-catching and creative portfolio? We are delighted to inform you that UAL will hold a portfolio seminar on “How to Prepare a Creative Portfolio” in Hong Kong. The seminar allows students to have a better understanding of the application procedure and the methods of preparing a creative portfolio.

You are cordially invited to attend the event. Please refer to the event details as follows:

Date21 May 2019 (Tuesday)
Time4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. (registration starts from 4:15 p.m.)
Venue7/F., 10 Pottinger Street, Central, Hong Kong
SpeakerMs. Karen Heard
FeesFree of charge
Programme Rundown
4:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.Registration
4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.Portfolio Seminar & Discussion

NB: Prior reservation is a must as limited places are available. Please contact our local Marketing and Recruitment Representative (Hong Kong & Macau): Chamberlain Educational Services Centre or email to ualhk@chamberlain-edu.com by 5:30pm (HKT), 15 May 2019. Successful registrants will receive a confirmation email. Please bring along with your portfolio to the event. This event is for student only.

For further information and reservation, please contact:
ualhk@chamberlain-edu.com

HKU Summer Institute – Social Work Summer Programme

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Details: https://aal.hku.hk/summerinstitute/hs-programmes/sow/

Course Code: SOW2019

Faculty of: Social Sciences Department of Social Work and Social Administration

Level-of-study: S5

Course Period: July 29, 2019 to July 31, 2019

Course Fee: HKD4,200

Accommodation: Not Applicable

Deadline for Application: May 31, 2019

Online Applicationhttps://www.summerals.hku.hk/application/auth/login

Course Description

Want to become a Change Maker? The 3-day programme is designed for high-calibre students who wish to explore the fields of social work in a fun and challenging environment. Through insightful lectures, interaction with current social work students, interesting adventure event, students will be able to explore their passion for performing a leading role for the betterment and enhancement of the well-being of individuals, groups and the communities. A session of experiential life education will also be included. It is a self-discovery journey for helping professional-to-be.

Learning Objectives

  • To introduce the Bachelor of Social Work Programme to secondary students interested in social work profession;
  • To facilitate intellectual exchange among secondary students with basic social work concepts;
  • To enhance secondary students’ understanding of contemporary social issues, and the basic attitudes and values of social worker;
  • To promote social awareness and encourage critical thinking of secondary students.

The University of Sydney Hong Kong Open Day 2019 | May 12

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Date: May 12

Venue: Level 8, Cordis Hotel, Mong Kok

Time: 13:00 – 16:00

Registration link: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/the-university-of-sydney-hong-kong-open-day-2019-tickets-57647781065?aff=inthks

The University of Sydney is coming to Hong Kong! You are invited to attend our open day to learn more about this world-class institution.

Join us on Sunday 12 May and start a conversation about your study and career aspirations with the team from the university. Find out why we’re ranked 1st in Australia and 5th in the world for graduate employability, and discuss your degree options with our academics, faculty staff, recruitment team and alumni on the day.

Alongside one-on-one consultations with faculty and admissions staff, there will be a series of engaging seminars. Program highlights include:

  • a multidisciplinary academic talk
  • an insightful student experience panel discussion with our alumni. Hear their personal experience of studying on campus and living in Sydney.

Detailed information about application and admission requirements, the University of Sydney Foundation Program, student support services, accommodation, internships and career opportunities will also be available.

Please have the QR code on your phone or a printed version of the ticket, as it will be scanned prior to entry. Only students need to register; your guests do not need a ticket. You are welcome to bring family and friends.

We look forward to meeting you in Hong Kong!

McGill University Information Session for Newly-Admitted Students in HKG | June 8

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Please be advised that McGill University will be hosting a special information session for our newly-admitted students from Hong Kong this early June.We would appreciate it if you’d please share the following details to students of yours who have received admission offers from McGill this year.
Why you should attend this session:

  • You will receive guidance on everything about your new life at McGill, from visa application to course registration and city life in Montreal, etc.
  • You will meet other new McGill students from Hong Kong, who would be your source of peers support in Montreal
  • You will meet Hong Kong-based McGill graduates, who will share with you their insights about your programs and career options
  • You will meet the staff of McGill University Asia Office, who can provide you further career and academic guidance years from now

Event Details
Date: Saturday, June 8th, 2019Time: 12:30 pm – 2:30 pmVenue: TBC 
RSVPkaren.yu3@mail.mcgill.ca (Please specify the number of seats you need.)
Note:

  • The event is casual.  There is no dress code.
  • Light refreshments will be provided at this event.
  • This event is for newly-admitted students and their parents only.  Those who seek admission information about McGill shall contact karen.yu3@mail.mcgill.ca.
  • Our space is limited and seats are offered on a first-come-first-serve basis.
  • No more than 3 seats would be allocated for each newly-admitted student, including that student.
  • This is a free-of-charge official McGill event, hosted by McGill University Asia Office.

Selective US Liberal Arts and Science College at HKIS | April 25

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Date: April 25, 2019

Time: 6.00pm – 7.30pm

Venue: Hong Kong International School (1 Red Hill Road, Tai Tam)

Registration highly encouraged: https://admissions.middlebury.edu/register/hklac19

Join admission officers from Claremont McKenna College, Davidson College, and Middlebury College for an
informational program focused on liberal arts education. Admission Officers will share valuable information and be available to answer your specific questions. Topics to be covered:

  • Characteristics of Liberal Arts Colleges
  • Benefits and outcomes of a liberal arts education
  • The application reading and committee process
  • Tips on the selective U.S. college admission process and finding the right “fit”
  • Specific infomation on each institution

Claremont McKenna College in Claremont, California – Conor Fritz, cfritz@cmc.edu
Davidson College in Davidson, North Carolina – Kaye-Lani Laughna, kalaughna@davidson.edu
Middlebury College in Middlebury, Vermont – Karen Bartlett, kbartlett@middlebury.edu

Durham University – Faculty of Social Sciences and Health (UK) visiting DC | Mar 28

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Date: 28 March 2019

Time: 13:30 – 14:20

Venue: 4F Senior Student Centre

https://www.dur.ac.uk/socialsciences.health/

Taster Lecture: Talk around international trade starting with some underpinning theory. Discuss barriers to trade focused on the ‘Trump tariffs’ and conclude with the prospect of a no deal brexit and the implications of trade under WTO rules

Durham is one of the most popular universities for our DC students and alumni. Come and join this session to meet the Deputy Head of Faculty – Dr Ian Whitfield.

The Faculty is a diverse community of 4,700 undergraduates, 3,300 postgraduates and over 350 academic and research staff, who are based across 10 academic Departments and Schools, who are engaged in pioneering research and innovative learning. We are regularly ranked within the world’s top 50 for the quality and significance of our research, our students enjoy an un-paralleled learning experience and our graduates are some of the most sought after by employers.

Explore the departments & Schools for:

Anthropology, Sociology, Archaeology, Business School, Education, Geography, Government & International Affairs, Law, Sport and Exercise Sciences

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Mini HK Fair at DC | Mar 26

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Date: 26 March 2019

Time: 13:30-14:20

Venue: 4F SSC

We are excited to hold a mini Hong Kong university Fair – Tuesday 26 March from 1.30 to 2.20 pm in the SSC on the 4th floor.

All parents and students warmly welcome to attend and have the opportunity of talking to admissions reps from the eight universities in Hong Kong.  No registration needed.

  • University of Hong Kong
  • Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
  • Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • City University of Hong Kong
  • Hong Kong Baptist University
  • Lingnan University
  • The Education University of Hong Kong

The University of British Columbia‎ visiting DC | Mar 21

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https://www.ubc.ca/

Date: 21 March 2019

Time: 13:30 – 14:20

Venue: 4F SSC

The University of British Columbia (UBC) is a global centre for teaching, learning and research, consistently ranked among the top 20 public universities in the world and recently recognized as North America’s most international university.

2019 Hong Kong Aviation Management Program | April 18-19

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The application is opened!

Venue: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Day 1: Chiang Chen Studio Theatre, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University 
Day 2: V322 Lecture Theatre, Jockey Club Innovation Tower, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University 

Target: S4 – S6 students who are interested in aviation management

Quota: 240 participants

Language: The program will be conducted in English

Program Fee: HK$480 (Hong Kong Students)
Check the website for details: http://ceet.unesco.org.hk/en/aviation/

UNESCO Hong Kong Association and the School of Aviation, UNSW Australia will carry out 2019 Hong Kong Aviation Management Program from 18th April to 19th April 2019. The program aims to education students about aviation theories and the industry’s operation and management issue. This program is particularly suitable for students who want to develop their career in the aviation industry. All participants will also join the Laboratories Tour organized by the Co-organizer, the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

Students interested in joining this programme MUST contact Ms. Dorothy NG of the Higher Education Office to get the name and contact of “Teacher-in-charge” to complete registration.