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Global Engagement Squad (GES) is an event-organising committee team for international students to promote inclusiveness and internationalisation of HKBU. 

GES aims:

To provide incentives to the international students promote internationalisation in HKBU

To enhance the involvement of international students in HKBU community

To raise international awareness to the whole community of HKBU

To assist international students adapt better in HKBU


multi cultural night

Full-time international students can feel free to apply to GES.


  • Organises activities which will be funded and/or supported by SA
  • Provides feedback on the campus life of international students to SA


  • The events proposed can be anything, as long as it achieves at least one of the following:
    • Promote particular culture
    • Enhance the cultural exchange within the university
    • Take care of the needs of international students in certain times (CNY, Sem break, etc)
  • The GES are free to decide the composition of the event organisers / committees, whether they would like to include local / Mainland / exchange students or not.
  • The activities can be on / off campus, but are limited only in Hong Kong
  • Budget is up to HK$10,000 depending on the scale of the event*
  • Max 5 events will be approved per semester


  • Creativity
  • Cultural Interactions
  • Cultural Needs & Promotion
  • Enrichment in Learning & Knowledge
  • Contribution to the University / local community


  • Contact Miss Kiwi Chan at from SA 
  • Make a proposal
  • Have progress meeting(s) with SA colleagues
  • Implement the event
  • Write reflection report about the event, self-development and achievement in internationalisation one week after event date

Notes: *This is a special funding, which is subject to review in the future

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About HKBU International Association (IA)