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  1. A school for thought

    Posted Oct 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... focus on undergraduate teaching in small classrooms. St John's College, which has campuses in Annapolis, Maryland, and Santa Fe, New Mexico, teaches the entire Western canon - from ancient ... model. Harman, now associate provost for research administration at the American University in Cairo, attended St John's College - where an extreme approach to liberal arts education ...

  2. UK colleges to hold exhibition in Wan Chai

    Posted Jan 13th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... London, King's College London, the London School of Economics and Political Science and University College London will provide information and advice to prospective students at the exhibition. On both days there will be introductions to Imperial College (at 1.30pm); King's College (2pm); the London School of Economics (2.30pm); and the University College London (3pm). ...

  3. Colleges chalk out hiring plans

    Posted Aug 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and lecturers in the tertiary-education sector. At Hong Kong Baptist University's College of International Education (CIE), for example, a growing interest in environmental conservation awareness, ... for lecturers who not only possess teaching experience but also industry knowledge. 'As both the associate programmes in environmental conservation studies, and food safety and environmental ...

  4. College eyes science and finance in new degrees

    Posted Jun 24th 2006, 12:00am by Lilian Goh

    ... The Associate of Science Programme in Life Science organised by the college's Chinese medicine and health care school will share the laboratory facilities of the university's biology ... or biotechnology. The college's business administration and tourism management school will launch the Associate of Business Programme in Financial Services. It aims to help students master finance, ...

  5. College notes better pay for its graduates

    Posted Jun 09th 2009, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Paggie Leung Recent graduates of the HKU Space Community College are earning nearly 5 per cent more than those who left school a year earlier, despite the financial crisis, the college ... College offers sub-degree education for Form Five and Form Seven graduates. It also provides higher-diploma programmes. Professor Lee said more than 70 per cent of the college's associate ...

  6. Colleges address imbalance

    Posted Jun 30th 2009, 12:00am by John Cremer

    ... to university admission or stronger qualifications to enter the workforce. However, in any grand scheme, the devil is in the detail. And the community colleges and schools of continuing education, set ... John Cremer When the government announced plans in 2000 for up to 60 per cent of local school leavers to move on to tertiary education, no one doubted that the target was commendable ...

  7. Campus with global renown

    Posted May 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... divisions and schools, with three affiliated university colleges offering more than 400 specialisations, majors and minors at undergraduate level. Students can enjoy a diversified academic ... Set on nearly 400 acres of land along the Thames River in London, Ontario- a town of about 450,000 people- the University of Western Ontario is one of Canada's oldest, largest ...

  8. New HKU college to be among city's most expensive

    Posted Mar 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Dennis Chong dennis.chong@scmp.com The University of Hong Kong has set up a new liberal education college to offer self-financed degree programmes that will cost local students up to HK$92,000 a year. The privately funded Centennial College will be among the city's most expensive. But Linus Cheung Wing-lam, chairman of the board of governors, said its tuition fees were ...

  9. Bridging the college gap

    Posted Oct 29th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Timothy Chui Your first year at college or university is a whole new world. It might be the first time you encounter a new medium of instruction or the first time you've lived away from home, but one thing universal about higher education is that students are mostly responsible for themselves. While many students remember the much cherished- or loathed- secondary school ...

  10. Renowned university attracts HK students

    Posted Jul 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... School of Business, part of the University of Western Ontario, set up in Hong Kong in 1998 as the Cheng Yu Tung Management Institute, operating from dedicated premises within the Hong Kong ... a substantial proportion of the 150,000 from overseas who go to Canada to attend educational institutions. On top of the advantage of having a wealth of highly respected universities and colleges ...




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