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  1. More trips planned to promote diploma

    Posted Mar 08th 2010, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... of the new diploma and admission requirements using benchmarks released in January by the British university admissions service, UCAS. 'There is also a plan to go to the United States, but we ... is also conducting a survey of more than 190 universities in five English-speaking countries on their admission requirements for the diploma, which the first group of students will receive ...

  2. UK jobs plan open to HK students

    Posted May 13th 2006, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... and technology, will also be allowed to work in the country for up to 12 months. It is part of a drive by Prime Minister Tony Blair to attract 100,000 more international students by 2011. Mr Rammell said ...

  3. Pupils' trip of a lifetime to UK 'a shambles'

    Posted Oct 01st 2005, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... Liz Heron Teenagers charged $480,000 to wait in a country lane for poor accommodation, unsuitable classes and sport without a ball A teacher who took his students on a $480,000 English ... that EF has let down these students in particular.' The main problems that had beset the trip included: The party was dropped at the side of a country lane on arrival at 8am and had to wait ...

  4. Quality and culture give UK appeal

    Posted May 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... John Brennan In the past academic year, there were about 7,980 Hong Kong students enrolled on first-degree courses in the UK, making the country one of the most popular overseas study ... on three-year degree programmes. This will allow them to complete their studies one year earlier than in Hong Kong or at universities in some of the other major countries competing for overseas ...

  5. More schools delay national studies

    Posted Jul 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... schools, have joined groups planning to delay implementation of the programme until at least next year. Their schedule, the school sponsors say, conforms with the government's plan for a three-year adjustment period before mandatory implementation of the curriculum in the 2015-16 school year. Nonetheless, the groups say their lesson plans already include many aspects of the education ...

  6. China strengthens links with Britain

    Posted Apr 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Kelvin Chan

    ... 'We have committed both of our countries to work closely together to plan the next phase of our relationship which will include exchanging our shared experience as we develop national ... to allow more students and scholars to study in each other's countries and strengthen educational links. They also announced this month a new work experience programme to help Chinese ...

  7. Allocation tied to the question of language

    Posted Jan 31st 2004, 12:00am by Katherine Forestier

    ... There is no easy solution to the allocation dilemma. But there is an ideal- one that some Education Commission members had in mind in the late 1990s as they planned for the future. As schools gradually ... This is the reality in countries with the soundest education systems, such as Finland. The comprehensive model, modified with a mix of EMI and other specialist schools, as well as the options ...

  8. Europe unites to promote overseas studies

    Posted Mar 19th 2004, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... programmes at the European Higher Education Fair 2004 at the Hong Kong Exhibition Centre tomorrow and Sunday. Finland, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, Sweden and the United Kingdom ... Ekelund. The United Kingdom will outline the variety of subjects its universities offer, including aerospace, museum management and glass technology. Another selling point is quality assurance. ...

  9. The key to admissions... is planning

    Posted Jun 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Julie McGuire Getting your child into the school of your choice often requires years of planning. Many parents make multiple applications, trying the aided sector and sought-after Direct Subsidy Scheme schools, and backing up by scouring international and other private schools. International kindergartens Most offer places on a first-come, first-served basis. For popular ...

  10. Business - Comment - MR. SHANGKONG

    Overseas study offers young education on foreign policy

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 04:45am by George Chen

    ... institution on Saturday, Obama said overseas education would allow students from the United States and China to gain a better understanding of the host country and could help convince them that the success of each country was linked with that of the other. She cited examples of ordinary Americans and Chinese who went to the other country on scholarships for studies and research. A day after ...




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