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Postgraduate Education

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General

Saturday, 15 November, 2008, 12:00am

KEY FACTS

The Macquarie Graduate School of Management was established in 1969 as part of Australia's Macquarie University, and is the oldest continuously operating business school in Sydney.

5 Jul 2008 - 12:00am

Loans are the best way to meet degree pledge

This month, the government plans to release a report on associate degrees in Hong Kong and its role in the programmes. The administration is, however, caught between a rock and a hard place, because of former chief executive Tung Chee-hwa's promise of tertiary education for 60 per cent of our young people.

31 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Courses at a glance

Master of Science in Applied Geosciences, Faculty of Science, University of Hong Kong

12 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Learning to teach better

The thriving culture of professional development in the teaching profession has sustained demand for postgraduate programmes in education.

There has been stable enrolment in the Hong Kong Institute of Education's (HKIEd) master of education (MEd) and doctor of education (EdD) programmes in the past few years.

12 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

A difficult first assignment: finding the funding

Taking the plunge to go back to school after several years in the professional arena can be a daunting prospect, and the considerable costs involved can make it all the more intimidating. But for the canny postgraduate who knows where to look, there is funding available to sweeten the bitter financial pill.

3 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Universities cannot progress until nepotism is weeded out

I am a former member of the standing committee on language education and research and refer to the article by executive councillor Anthony Cheung Bing-leung ('Smart power', October 29).

2 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Mainland students flocking to Australia

Mainland students graduating from Australian universities now far outnumber those from any other country, according to the latest figures released by the federal Education Department.

This is the second year mainland students have dominated graduation figures in Australia following a lowering of immigration barriers. Malaysia previously held the top spot.

20 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

Chinese fill up more postgrad posts in UK

About 20 per cent of postgraduate students at some universities in Britain are now Chinese with institutions visiting the mainland up to six times a year to recruit, a new survey has shown.

The study of more than 50 universities found each institute had about 550 mainland students on average, representing 4.5 per cent of the total student population.

27 Jan 2007 - 12:00am

Chinese fill up more postgrad posts in UK

About 20 per cent of postgraduate students at some universities in Britain are now Chinese with institutions visiting the mainland up to six times a year to recruit, a new survey has shown.

The study of more than 50 universities found each institute had about 550 mainland students on average, representing 4.5 per cent of the total student population.

26 Jan 2007 - 12:00am