Competition also fierce for those with low scores

While the high achievers celebrated, students who did less well in Hong Kong's final public A-level examinations took to the streets yesterday to secure a future for themselves.

Saturday, 30 June, 2012, 12:00am

No need for doubts on liberal studies

Earlier this month, several British universities announced their admissions policy regarding Hong Kong students who have just embarked upon the new curriculum, which will reward them with a Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education after six years of secondary school study.

24 Jul 2010 - 12:00am

Teachers bring out creativity in students

When Hong Kong Art School moved into its new campus last year, it knew it had something good. What was once a disused primary school for fishermen's children in Shau Kei Wan has been transformed into a perfect environment to bring out the creative talents of students.

30 Jun 2010 - 12:00am

Weighing options

For someone who enjoys trying out new food and flavours, Wallace Cheng, a quality assurance technician at Japanese instant-noodle manufacturer Nissin Foods, couldn't have landed a job better suited to his interests.

30 Jun 2010 - 12:00am

Work experience helps shape career

Many A-level students failing to enter a university continue to pursue other forms of study believing that this will be the only way to create a better future. But often they do not understand their real strengths and interests until they have the opportunity to experience work.

23 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

What's on offer as you plan to make your next continuing education move

Institutions offering pre-associate degree and diploma programmes:

Caritas Bianchi College of Careers,

Tel: 2710 2628 (Yaumatei); 3427 9797 (Hung Hom); 2359 3672 (Evening College)

E-mail: cbccds01@cahes.hk

Web: www.cbcc.edu.hk/

9 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

Ladder to success


STEP HONG KONG, a branch of the London-based Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP), was established in May 2002 and has more than 270 members.

20 May 2006 - 12:00am

Stitch up a fashion career

A variety of exhibitors will offer options to students eager to become the next hot designers

IF YOUR DREAM is to become the next Vivienne Tam, then the Education and Careers Expo will provide the opportunity to learn more about a career in fashion from leading educational organisation exhibitors.

23 Feb 2006 - 12:00am

Consider these creative options

GOING ON TO complete Forms Six and Seven is only one of the options available to Form Five graduates. Here are some alternatives for those who want a more vocational education, or those whose grades are not good enough to get into Form Six.

Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts

30 Jul 2005 - 12:00am

Courses offered

Courses offered

The following institutes also offer full-time or part-time certificate or diploma courses.

30 Jul 2005 - 12:00am

Certificate/diploma/associate degree level

Certificate/diploma/associate degree level

Hong Kong Education and Manpower Bureau


The site has a comprehensive listing of continuing education programmes and post-secondary programmes among other education resources. Updates of new courses are available.

30 Jul 2005 - 12:00am

Higher diploma courses bridge the gap

HIGHER DIPLOMA courses are a popular way to boost secondary education in an increasingly qualification-conscious and skill-focused job market.

5 Mar 2005 - 12:00am

Course options offered at local institutions

Course options offered at local institutions

Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education, Department of Fashion and Textiles

Three-year higher diploma and two-year diploma courses in fashion design and product development; fashion merchandising and retailing; fashion image design.

31 Jul 2004 - 12:00am

Halfway there

The School of Continuing Studies at the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) is to launch a series of new courses targeted at Form Seven graduates this September.

28 Jun 2003 - 12:00am

Numbers didn't add up: SPACE

I refer to Ms Lam Oi Yi's letter headed 'A question of time and SPACE' (Education Post, March 9) and would like to supply the further level of detail she referred to.

4 May 2002 - 12:00am