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Polytechnic Grants Committee

$18m scheme for quality teaching

THE University and Polytechnic Grants Committee (UPGC) will allocate $18 million to Hong Kong's six universities and Lingnan College in a bid to promote innovative teaching and correct the 'misconception' the committee's sole focus was on research.

Thursday, 8 December, 1994, 12:00am

Students' open and shut case

STUDENTS at the Open Learning Institute would be justified in asking why part-time students at institutions funded by the University and Polytechnic Grants Committee (UPGC) enjoy subsidies of one kind or another, when OLI students are not entitled to such benefits.

30 Jun 1994 - 12:00am

On course for better standards

AN interim review on the development of local higher education from 1991 to 2001 was completed last year by the University and Polytechnic Grants Committee (UPGC), the most high-powered advisory body to the Hong Kong Government on the developmental and funding needs of higher education.

2 Jun 1994 - 12:00am

Students shoulder reform costs

STUDENTS may have to shoulder a larger share of education costs after 1998 if ambitious plans to boost tertiary education development are adopted, according to a new report.

2 Mar 1994 - 12:00am

Girls are more popular in class

BOYS are less popular in class than girls, and more boys face rejection than girls. These were two findings of a survey on the social relationship of primary pupils.

Parents and teachers are urged to use different approaches to handle the special difficulties facing children.

2 Aug 1993 - 12:00am

Setting record straight

I REFER to the two letters published in your columns on January 19 concerning the pay package of university medical doctors.

Both of your correspondents claimed that I had promised to come up with a solution and work out details by October or November last year. I think it is important to set the record straight.

22 Jan 1993 - 12:00am