Monthly Archives: March 2020

Webinar Invitation – SGU School of Medicine

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Webinars in March

Are you interested in knowing more about St. George’s University (SGU) and our School of Medicine programs or do you know anyone who is interested in studying medicine and doing their clinical rotations in the US or UK? Please join our March webinars:

Wednesday, 18 March, 19:00-20:00 (Hong Kong time). Register on Zoom here

Thursday, 19 March, 14:00-15:00 (Hong Kong time). Register on Zoom here

You will be able to learn more about:

 

  • How our academic program is structured
  • What are the benefits of the MD degree and of doing clinical rotations in the UK & the US
  • Our tuition fees and what scholarships are available to international students
  • What living and studying in Grenada is like
  • How we support our international medical students to ensure we are able to maintain our consistently excellent results
  • Our summer program Med-Vet Summer Leadership Academy

Webinar: Computing reimagined at Goldsmiths University

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Goldsmiths University has a great opportunity for our students interested in computing and its connections with the arts. This would really beneficial for students interested in the gaming industry, the music industry, computing and beyond.

When: Mar 13, 2020 19.00 Hong Kong

Topic: Computing reimagined: undergraduate programmes at Goldsmiths

Please ask the students/counsellors to register before the webinar via  https://gecko.fm/mqcav

Goldsmiths Department of Computing is running a webinar to introduce our undergraduate computing courses at 19.00 Hong Kong time 13th March.  Our computing courses are quite different from most universities as a lot of them are combined with other creative subjects, for example art or music, which might be something of interest to ESF students.  The webinar is going to be delivered by Dr Simon Katan.  https://www.gold.ac.uk/computing/people/katan-simon/   The session is entitled: “Computing reimagined: undergraduate programmes at Goldsmiths”.

Please click the link below to join the webinar:

https://zoom.us/j/782341102

 

Or iPhone one-tap :

United Kingdom: +442034815237,,782341102#  or +442034815240,,782341102# Or Telephone:

Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):

United Kingdom: +44 203 481 5237  or +44 203 481 5240  or +44 131 460 1196  or +44 203 051 2874

US: +1 646 558 8656  or +1 669 900 9128

Webinar ID: 782 341 102

International numbers available: https://zoom.us/u/agimuEXQq

HKU&U Website is Live now!

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Greetings from the University of Hong Kong! We hope everything is fine on your side.

The University has been issuing offers and some of your students might have already received them. To help students with offers better picture their journey at HKU, we have recently launched the HKU&U website with consolidated information for them. The HKU&U website contains information on:

  • Offer acceptance
  • Accommodation
  • Visa application
  • Scholarships
  • Upcoming events
  • FAQs
  • And more!

We also have exclusive online sessions on our Events & Happenings page, where you could register for the upcoming sharing sessions and view the playbacks of previous ones. Please feel free to share the HKU&U website to your school’s social media platforms so that more students will benefit from the resources there.

Follow us on FacebookTwitterInstagramYoutube and Bilibili to get latest updates from us!

 

VSA – Oxford Summer Program

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The VSA –Oxford Summer Program will be running again this year with an expanded course offering to be offered by seasoned research academics from the University of Oxford. The program will run from Tuesday 7 July 2020 to Wednesday 15 July 2020.

Courses to be offered will include the subjects of medicinelawengineeringphysicsphilosophypoliticsmathematicseconomics, and public health. Each course runs for 15 hours.

Who is it for?

These courses are designed for academically inclined secondary school students who are intellectually curious and would like to explore particular discipline(s) more deeply at Oxbridge or other leading universities.  It is equally suitable for students who have a particular vocation/subject in mind, e.g. medicine or law or would like to learn more about different disciplines and how they may look like in university.

There will also be time to discuss the admissions and application systems of Oxbridge Universities, as well as how teaching works in higher education.

Taking these courses would serve as concrete evidence of the students’ willingness to challenge themselves intellectually, which will help strengthen their applications to prestigious universities around the world.

Details are found on the website (HERE).

Tuition Fee

Students can enrol for each course individually and are free to mix and match courses offered by different instructors/disciplines. To allow students to enjoy a wider variety of courses, discounts are offered for multiple selections. Each course runs for 15 hours.

  • 1 Course: HKD 7,000
  • 2 Courses: HKD 13,000 (HKD 1,000 discount!)
  • 3 Courses: HKD 17,800 (HKD 3,200 discount!)

Enrolment

Seats are very limited and will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. To enrol, please click the link (HERE).

Enquiries

For subject-specific course enquiries, please contact Mr. Jeremy Lai (jlai@vsa.edu.hk). For other enquiries, please email summer@vsa.edu.hk or telephone (852) 3402 1040.

General information can also be found on the program website: http://www.vsa.edu.hk/universityprogram

We look forward to welcoming you to 2020 VSA Summer School.

VSA Summer School

Summer School in Barcelona – EU Business School

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Admission is now open to EU’s Summer School programs taking place in July and August in Barcelona.

Please feel free to share the information below with your students and their parents. If you have any questions or suggestions, please do not hesitate to contact us.
International Summer School is a three-week, English-taught, fun-filled program specifically designed for high school students aged 16 to 18 who are interested in pursuing a career in business and want to experience college life prior to application.

The academic content has been adapted from EU’s undergraduate offerings to prepare students for their academic and professional future. All courses are taught by high-caliber professors and business leaders, the same that teach in EU’s top-ranked degree programs. By joining the program, students will gain an insight into global business while connecting with people from different cultures and enjoying their summer break in Barcelona, the most vibrant city on the Mediterranean coast.

Business Summer School is a two- to eight-week program. It is specifically designed for current university students and recent graduates of any academic background aged 18+ who are interested in business and considering applying to a business grad school or starting up their own company.

The academic content has been adapted from EU’s MBA offerings to allow students to prepare for their professional future. All courses are taught by the same professors and leaders that teach in EU’s top-ranked MBA programs. By joining the program, students will obtain an insight into the latest trends in global business while developing the soft skills necessary for a career boost. Last, but not least, students will have the opportunity to meet and bond with young and entrepreneurial people from all over the world while enjoying their summer holidays.