Chan Yik-Hei


Dream big and don't give up

Friday, 3 December, 2010, 12:00am

Science pursuit lacks HK help, expert says

Hong Kong is lagging the mainland in creating the atmosphere for the pursuit of science, according to a leading scientist from the Chinese Academy of Sciences, who is urging the government to offer more jobs in the field.

4 Jan 2010 - 12:00am

Put the fun back in education

He is not a genius and he does not come from a famous, Band One school. Chan Yik-hei, 16, is the first student in Hong Kong to be admitted to a local university straight from finishing Form Five. His success should pose a serious challenge to the conventional wisdom of many parents and educators in Hong Kong.

9 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

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Chan Yik-hei Form Five student

Form Five student Chan Yik-hei, 16, is virtually a poster boy for the type of creative talent the government wants to nurture to boost Hong Kong's competitive advantage.

7 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

Fifth-former heads off to university

Teen inventor Chan Yik-hei, who already has a minor planet named after him, has made history again by becoming the first student in Hong Kong to be admitted to university after finishing Form Five.

27 May 2006 - 12:00am