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  1. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Fewer Hong Kong teens expect to complete university

    Posted Apr 25th 2013, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... of 15-year-olds in Hong Kong expect to complete a university education, compared with more than 80 per cent of their peers in South Korea, a study shows. The city also trails rival Singapore, where more ... their career choices are affected. The study found that 47.2 per cent of Hong Kong pupils thought they would finish a university education, compared with 80.9 per cent in South Korea and 70.1 per cent ...

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    Lower tuition fees at Hong Kong universities may tempt UK students

    Posted Mar 09th 2013, 12:00am by Tanna Chong

    ... to study law and literature at the University of Hong Kong. While Hong Kong students who turn down a subsidised local university place to study abroad face bills 10 times higher than in the city, ... the UK, I face starting my [post-university] life with a debt of about £50,000 [HK$583,000] in tuition fees and living costs." In Hong Kong she will face a tuition fee of about £12,000 ...

  3. News - Hong Kong

    Hong Kong universities ranked highly but lack international students

    Posted Mar 09th 2013, 12:00am by Linda Yeung

    ... Linda Yeung linda.yeung@scmp.com Hong Kong's universities are ranked highly but they lack international students. A chronic shortage of hostel beds is a major drawback Why Hong Kong universities are a foreign concept Hong Kong's elite universities are basking in global recognition. But despite high rankings for outstanding teaching and research, one thing is lacking ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Surge in first-year entrants on first day of university term in Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 11th 2012, 12:00am by KRISITE WONG, JOLIE HO, JOHNNY WONG, HELEN YU

    ... Chinese University, Baptist University, the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) and City University of Hong Kong. Under the 3+3+4 system, pupils go through three years of junior ... this year saw the last batch of students take the A-level exams and the introduction of the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education test, resulting in two groups of university exam entrants. Some ...

  5. Hong Kong's officials must inhabit a parallel universe

    Posted Feb 02nd 2011, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... government ministers actually have to stand for popular election and where civil servants are routinely held to public account, then Hong Kong must be in a really desperate plight. Our government ... imperatives of a paper-shuffling bureaucracy. If you don't believe it's a problem, just consider a small selection of the minor lunacies Hong Kong's government officials have inflicted ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - UNIVERSAL SUFFRAGE

    UN charter on suffrage 'too risky' for Hong Kong to ratify

    Posted Mar 19th 2013, 12:00am by Stuart Lau and Greg Torode

    ... 'too risky' for HK Hong Kong's political system would "certainly" risk legal challenges if it embraced at this stage an international covenant demanding universal suffrage, ... and Political Rights (ICCPR) provision on "equal and universal suffrage". The Hong Kong government has opted to "reserve" - in effect to skirt - ratification of Article 25(b) ...

  7. Britain calls for progressive proposals on universal suffrage in Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 10th 2009, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... universal suffrage. In its latest six-monthly report to parliament, the British government welcomed the Hong Kong administration's commitment to ensuring that methods used to form the legislature in 2020 complied with the principles of universal and equal suffrage. 'Hong Kong should move to a system of full universal suffrage to underpin its rights and freedoms, and therefore ...

  8. Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

    Posted Jul 30th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Hong Kong's only science and technology research university, HKUST, was founded in 1991. The idea of setting up such a specialised university was conceived about two decades ago when Chung Sze-yuen and then governor Edward Youde saw the pressing need to produce creative talent to work in a knowledge-based economy. Some 8,513 ...

  9. City university of Hong kong

    Posted Jul 30th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... City university of Hong kong CityU was known as City Polytechnic of Hong Kong before it acquired full university status in 1994. More than 60,000 students have graduated from the two institutions since the establishment of the polytechnic in 1984. The university offers a wide range of courses for undergraduates and postgraduates. Undergraduate programmes include subjects like ...

  10. Chinese University of Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 30th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chinese University began as three colleges: the New Asia College, Chung Chi College and United College. In 1963, they merged to form Hong Kong's second university. Shaw College ... is well respected in Hong Kong and its business administration, hotel and tourism management and translation courses have been top choices for prospective students. Its distinguished alumni ...




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