Siddhartha’s basic Chinese was not sufficient for him to pursue a degree in medicine in the city. Photo: Nora Tam
Siddhartha’s basic Chinese was not sufficient for him to pursue a degree in medicine in the city. Photo: Nora Tam

Hong Kong teen’s dreams of being a doctor dashed by education system’s failure to teach Chinese to ethnic minority students

Education group Unison says schools aren’t getting the proper guidance to teach pupils who grew up in a non-Chinese speaking environment

Siddhartha’s basic Chinese was not sufficient for him to pursue a degree in medicine in the city. Photo: Nora Tam
Siddhartha’s basic Chinese was not sufficient for him to pursue a degree in medicine in the city. Photo: Nora Tam
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