Events and Seminars

HKU Open House activities

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Starting from the end of January, HKU will be organizing a series of open house activities to let Secondary 3-6 students have a taste of different programmes. It is a great opportunity for students to get in touch with our teaching teams. Detailed information could be found here. We would greatly appreciate it if you could disseminate the information to your students.

Some of the highlighted activities include:

Date Activity
29 January Faculty of Dentistry – Guided tour and Admissions Talk Register Here
31 January Faculty of Business and Economics – Business Exploration Day Register Here
31 January Faculty of Education – Pathway to Education Register Here
1 February Faculty of Architecture – Bachelor of Arts in Landscape Studies Register Here
8 February Faculty of Architecture – Bachelor of Science in Surveying Register Here
15 February Faculty of Science – Pathway to Science Register Here
22 February Faculty of Social Sciences Register Here
17 April Faculty of Arts – Pathways in the Faculty of Arts Register Here

Please be reminded that seats are reserved on first-come-first-served basis. Kindly let me know if you have any questions.

CalArts Now Accepting Walk-Ins for London Auditions

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California Institute of the Arts
CalArts Office of Communications
WALK-INS WELCOME!
CalArts faculty will now be accepting walk-in auditions
in London for students interested in auditioning for
the School of Theater for Fall 2020.
Both BFA and MFA prospects are welcome.

Monday, January 13
Tuesday, January 14
1 PM – 4 PM

For location and additional information, contact rpark@calarts.edu.

University of Birmingham (UK) – Physiotherapy Visiting DC | Jan 17

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Date: 17 Jan

Time: 13:30 – 14:20

Venue: 4F SSC

 University of Birmingham (UK) – Dr Alex Jepson from the Faculty of Physiotherapy giving an academic lecture on sports injuries – anyone interested in Physiotherapy or competitive sports needs to be here.

University of Bath (UK) visiting DC | Jan 16

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Academic Lecture: Antibiotic Resistance

Date: 16 Jan

Time: 13:30 – 14:20

Venue: 4F SSC

University of Bath (UK) – Professor Alex Jeffries giving an academic lecture about “Antibiotics resistance” – a fascinating lecture not only for Bio-Science enthusiast.

(Faculty of Biology and BioChemistry)

Northumbria University (UK) – Sports Programmes visiting DC | Jan 15

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Date: 15 Jan

Time: 13:30 – 14:20

Venue: 4F SSC

An overview of Northumbria University‘s performance sport programmes and related scholarships and high-level competition opportunities.

Anyone interested in Sports Science, Sports Management or Studies should definitely attend this!

“Top 15 for facilities in the UK”
Northumbria University has some of the best facilities in the country, expert staff who come from diverse professional backgrounds and courses that are accredited and endorsed by professional and national governing bodies. This ensures that we provide you with the opportunity to develop the attributes and experience you need to succeed in the profession of your choice when you graduate.

Explore the courses including:

 

DC Alumni Panel Jan 13

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Date: 13 Jan

Time: 13:30 – 14:20

Venue: 4F SSC

Interested in hearing about university life directly from our own DC students?

Great opportunity to hear from our students studying in US, UK, HK, European and Australian universities! They will talk to you about the exciting things they have done, the challenges they have faced and how university life is different from school.

Listen to what they have to say, ask questions and find out what it’s really like to study in university!

British Council: Study UK Fair 2020

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Date: 18-19 JANUARY 2020

Time: 12.00 – 5.30 P.M.

Venue: Hall 1C, HKCEC, Wan Chai

Free admission

Registration: http://bit.ly/35v7W24

Seminar programme session and topics: http://bit.ly/2sZGts5

Institutions search: http://bit.ly/2N474Lt

Featuring nearly 90 UK independent schools, further education colleges and universities, the British Council’s Study UK Fair is the major event you can’t afford to miss if you or your children are aspiring to study in the UK. School representatives will be there to answer all your queries about course choices. With free workshops and seminars on local culture and lifestyle, UCAS application procedures, IELTS preparation tips and more, this fair is the first step in planning your UK education!

Visit http://bit.ly/35v7W24 for a list of participating institutions and seminar programme.

ESF University Fair 2020

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Date: 20 Jan 2020 Monday

Venue: King George V School

Time: 13:30 – 17:00

The event aims at providing our students with information on higher education destinations. Each year, over 160 institutions from over the world send representatives to the Fair. It is a great opportunity for students to gain knowledge on universities or countries they are interested in, and to explore institutions they are not familiar with. It also allows universities to get to know ESF schools and our students.

Full Details: HERE

List of Participating Institutions: HERE

Fair Rundown: HERE

Sample Questions to ask Universities: HERE

All Year 12 students will be attending to the ESF fair. We will be leaving Discovery College 12:35 and our fair session is 13:30 – 15:00.

All year 12 parents have received an e-notice and please kindly logon the Gateway to give permission for your child to attend.

Webinar: Study Medicine or Dentistry (in English) in Europe

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Study Medicine (in English) in Europe

For the third year running, five world-ranked medical faculties from the Czech Republic are running their entrance exams in Asia (Hong Kong). This enables students from across Asia, South Asia and the Middle East to apply to multiple medical faculties and sit entrance exams and interviews without the need to travel all the way to Europe on multiple occasions.

This webinar will discuss the universities in-depth and the procedures for gaining admission to these popular programmes. The webinar is open to students, parents and college counsellors.

Thursday 16th January at 9am GMT

Hong Kong – 5pm

Some of the topics to be discussed include:

  • Charles University, Masaryk University and Palacky University
  • The curricula
  • Admission requirements
  • Application procedures
  • Tuition and living expenses
  • Entrance exams being held in Asia
  • Tuition and living expenses
  • Career opportunities

Book your place on this webinar: HERE

Vanderbilt Info Session at Chinese International School | December 11

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will host a special event in Tokyo featuring a mock classroom lecture with Brett Benson, associate professor of political science and Asian studies. Following the lecture, Associate Professor Benson will provide a brief overview about academic and student life at Vanderbilt. We hope that your students can join us at this event.

Hong Kong
Wednesday, December 11
Chinese International School
6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Lecture and Public Information Session
Register for this event.

This event provides a great opportunity for your students to interact with a Vanderbilt faculty member, and to get a glimpse of college life in the United States