News & Announcement
Social & Team Building30 DEC 2020 - 06 JAN 2021
UPDATED: more overseas participants are included and deadline extended to 10 Dec, 10 am!
Would you like to “travel” to different countries and explore unknown cultures?
Here is a chance to meet youths from Spain, Czech Republic, Kenya, South Sudan, Japan, Egypt, Mexico and Indonesia in 1 week and team-up to complete cultural exploration challenges! The best way to see the world under the pandemic and be connected to the global community through participating in fun online games with new friends.
Join us to explore the unique culture and campus life of different countries in this winter semester break! Open to all HKBU UG students, priority to Halls residents.
- Online Platform
- Application Deadline
- 10 Dec 2020, 10:00 am (Thursday)
Career29 DEC 2020 - 03 JAN 2021
- Open up 12 emerging promising professions in 4 areas （Creativity, Technology, Business and Healthcare）
- Embark on a professional career with a year-long traineeship
- Transition to your desired profession with two-week’s tailor-made on-boarding boot camp and six professional career coaching sessions
- Grow your professional knowledge and network through on-the-job training and mentorship
- Contribute to community’s recovery by innovating and creating social good at workplace
Application deadline: 3 Jan 2021
Career23 - 31 DEC 2020
Circle Vision Virtual Japan Career Exploration Program 2021
Date: 6-8, 12-15 Jan 2021
7 days’ Intensive Program+10 Company Visits+2 Career Workshops + 1 Interview Session
Program fee: HK$2,380
Registration deadline: 31 Dec 2020
Certificate of Attendance will be issued to participants attending no less than 80% of the Program activities.
[HKBU will provide a lump sum of HK$1,190 subsidy to each participating student (*applicable to UGC funded undergraduates only) after the completion of internship with satisfactory performance. All the quotas will be filled on a first-come first-served basis.]
Career23 DEC 2020 - 26 JAN 2021
“Post to Compete” Social Media Advocacy Challenge 2021 – Call for Student Enrollment
Students are now invited to join our latest program, “Post to Compete” Social Media Advocacy Challenge 2021. Students from all disciplines in Hong Kong tertiary institutions are welcome to join.
Co-organised by Junior Achievement Hong Kong (JA HK) and the Competition Commission, the Challenge aims at instilling the value of fair competition into the minds of the younger generation and helping them develop essential future skills for the 21st century. Through expert sharing workshop, mentorship of business volunteers and hands-on experience of developing and implementing a social media campaign, participating student teams will be empowered to unleash their creativity, spread their ideas and promote public awareness on the importance of fair competition.
The winning team will be awarded:
- a valuable summer internship opportunity at the Competition Commission and Mr Law Wing-Chung’s consultancy company
- HK$30,000 cash
Students are welcome to form a team of 2-4 members. They can find out more in the attached and apply at https://posttocompete.hk/. The application deadline is 26 Jan 2021. The program timeline is as follows:
26 Jan 2021
30 Jan 2021
“Post to Compete” Workshop
- Mr Law Wing-chung, seasoned strategy consultant and Managing Partner and Co-founder of Jervois One
- Mr Wesley Ng, Founder of CASETiFY
- Pomato, a production team and one of the most popular local Youtube channels
1 Mar 2021
Submission Deadline of Proposal
6 Mar 2021
Announcement of Finalist Teams
6 Mar – 6 Apr 2021
Content Development and Coaching by Industry Professionals
7 Apr – 15 Apr 2021
9-day Show Time – Compete in the Virtual World
29 Apr 2021
Submission Deadline of Final Report
End May 2021
Internship for Winning Team
Xi’an Jiaotong University (XJTU) Scholarship Programs for Postgraduate Studies 2021/2022 (Deadline: 15 March 2021)17 DEC 2020 - 15 MAR 2021
Xi’an Jiaotong University is the national key University directly administered by the Ministry of Education of China. It is the top 10 Research University in China and member of China’s Ivy League - C9 League. It was ranked No. 303 on the list of QS World University Rankings 2020. Now it offers Xi’an Jiaotong University Scholarship Programs for eligible students who want to pursue Postgraduate Studies at Xi’an Jiaotong University. For more information, please click here.
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