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Wednesday, 15 August, 2012, 10:58pm

New HKU college to be among city's most expensive

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.

8 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Right tools for the mainland

Executive Diploma in China Business HKU SPACE

Many businessmen will say that China is the future given the business opportunities there, but the mainland's tax, legal and accounting systems are very different from those of Hong Kong, and anybody who wants to venture north needs to learn the inner workings to succeed.

6 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

A most eligible bachelor to have

Gaining a bachelor of commerce (BCom) degree through Curtin University allows graduates to join CPA Australia's CPA Program, with exemption from its foundation level.

The degree programme is offered by Curtin University in collaboration with Hong Kong University's School of Professional and Continuing Education (HKU SPACE).

18 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

For non-accountant managers

Executive Certificate in Accounting for Business Managers HKU SPACE

Accounting is an integral part of managing a business, and something which all managers should master. For those without an accounting educational background, HKU SPACE offers the executive certificate in accounting for business managers.

18 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

School's in for teachers

Teachers and principals are feeling the need to upgrade themselves in the wake of rapid changes in order to meet demands in curricular reform, public accountability and the growth of international education.

14 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Green lessons to save greenbacks

Executive Diploma in Corporate Environmental Accounting HKU SPACE

Green issues are becoming increasingly important on the corporate agenda, not least because by being environmentally aware, companies can save significantly. HKU SPACE offers an executive diploma in corporate environmental accounting to do just this.

28 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Broader take on corporate issues

Postgraduate Diploma in Finance and Law HKU SPACE

Employers in the financial sector are increasingly demanding a broader range of skills from accountants and financial practitioners with knowledge of securities law and corporate governance, or lawyers who have an in-depth understanding of corporate financing and capital issues.

19 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

face-to-face book

HKU Christian Society seeks volunteers and team leaders for its orientation day

15 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Universities score high marks in social sciences

An international university ranking has given five of Hong Kong's universities high spots in social sciences.

QS World University Rankings released its top universities for six social science subjects - statistics and operational research; sociology; politics and international studies; law; economics and econometrics; and accounting and finance - today.

5 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Fugitive don receives HKU award in absentia

Famed Hong Kong economist and US fugitive Steven Cheung Ng-sheong did not show up to collect a teaching award from the University of Hong Kong last night.

The HKU Faculty of Business and Economics honoured Cheung for 'exemplary contribution to economic education in HKU'.

26 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Inspirational lessons

Executive Diploma in Corporate Coaching HKU SPACE

The University of Hong Kong's School of Professional and Continuing Education (HKU SPACE) offers an Executive Diploma in Corporate Coaching, designed for executives, human resources directors and head hunters.

4 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Professors want to work past age of 60

Professors and staff associations at four leading universities are calling for senior management to end the 'ageist policy' of forced retirement at 60.

Staff at the University of Hong Kong, Chinese University, Polytechnic University and Baptist University want their institutions to follow the lead of three other universities, where retirement has been raised to 65.

23 May 2011 - 12:00am

career builder

Women talk about discrimination

29 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

Universities aim to prepare future leaders

From the global economic crisis to the nuclear disaster in Japan - and the problems surrounding the West Kowloon Cultural District - leadership has been put under the microscope. Are good leaders born or can they be cultivated? If so, what role can postgraduate education play?

18 Apr 2011 - 12:00am