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2021 HKBU Student Leadership Corps

2021 hkbu leadership corps

Why should I join the Corps

To Serve our community
With thematic experiential learning activities, you will learn how to serve the community as one of the Corps members. You will also explore various social issues, such as mental wellness, poverty, etc.

To Be a better me
Leadership Corps programme is consisted of multi-dimensional trainings designed to enhance your leadership knowledge and skills in order to grow your ability to collaborate with team members and expand your awareness to the community and the world.

To learn in an Overseas Study Trip
Selected Corps members will be privileged to join an overseas study trip to enrich learnings about global issues. Content includes local agency, university visit, international conference, as well as tailor-made experiential learning activities.

To Make friends
Together we form a team. In completing the programme, your teammates are the greatest support to the journey. You will also cast treasurable memory.

About the Corps

HKBU Student Leadership Corps is a tailor-made leadership training programme for you to enhance your personal qualities, ability to collaborate with teammates, understanding to community and global affairs. After completing the training, you will become a member of HKBU Student Leadership Corps. It is for those who desire to further serve the community-in-need.

Participants with outstanding performance will be selected to join the overseas study trip to further explore global issues.

Leadership Training Framework
leadership training framework

Our Trainers


Emily Ko

  • Psychological Counsellor of Counselling and Development Centre at HKBU
  • Certified facilitator of Personality Dimensions®
  • Conducted over 20 Personality Dimensions® workshops


Kennedy Ng

  • Doctor of Social Work, APSS, Hong Kong Polytechnic University (2020)

  • Chairman of the Broad, Positive Youth & Family Development Association Hong Kong China Limited
    (NGO under Section 88 since 2017)


HKFYG Leadership Institute

  • First leadership institute in the territory dedicated to creating young leaders
  • Aims to inspire young people to serve the community
  • Trained Over 150,000 young leaders ​
Calvin Lam

Calvin Lam

  • ​​16 years experience in being EMCEE for 1600 shows
  • Part-time Instructor for SCE, HKBU 
  • Providing online communication CLASSES forcorporates, organisations and youth

Ken Ngai

  • Assistant Directors of Student Affairs
  • ex-Deputy Executive Director, The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups
  • 20 years experiences managing IT projects and infrastructure
  • Chairman of IT Subcommittee for project funded by The Hong Kong Jockey Club

Violet Lo

  • PhD in Mathematics, University of Cambridge​​
  • Founder, Inclusive Business Lab & Inclusive Business Foundation 
  • Running leadership roundtables in China, UK, Japan and Thailand

Alvin Yip

  • Professional terminal degree, Architectural Association
  • Professor, Curator, and Entrepreneur (Founder of CIRCUS and the CIRCUS TRAM)
  • Ten Outstanding Young Persons Award 2011​​​
Alex Fan

Alex Fan

  • Barrister-at-Law
  • President, Hainan International Arbitration Court
  • Founding President, International Youth Legal Education Foundation
  • Member, Youth Development Commission
Andrew Mok

Andrew Mok

  • Permanent Magistrate
  • LL.B., University of London (External)
  • P.C.LL., University of Hong Kong

Key Dates

Briefing Session
Date: 15 Jan 2021 (Fri)
Time: 1900

Application Deadline
Date: 28 Jan 2021 (Thu)

Interview and Confirmation
Date: 6 Feb 2021 (Sat)

Leadership Training
Date: Feb 2021 - May 2021

Details & Training Schedule (TBC)

Date: Feb 2021 - May 2021 (First Cohort)
(Training schedules are tentative, and it may subject to change) 
Schedule: Please find in our programme website.
Eligibility: UGC-funded undergraduate student (Year 1 student preferred)
Fee: HKD 1,200 (HKD 800 would be refunded to participants fulfilling attendance requirement.)

Date (TBC) Time Topic Content
27 Feb 2021 1000-1300 WAYS TO SEE YOUR CHARACTER
  • Understand different personal characteristics and needs
  • Explore your personal characters
  • Learn to work with others with different characters
6 Mar 2021 1000-1300


  • Under the nature, style, values and visions of different leadership models;
  • Learn to appreciate and cope with people with different leadership styles;
  • Set goal for university life
13 Mar 2021



  • Understand motivation
  • How to collaborate with team members through facilitating group group dynamics and conflict resolution
20 Mar 2021 1000-1300


  • Under concepts and keys of successful teamwork;
  • Understand how to collaborate, communicate and solve problem in different circumstance
27 Mar 2021 1000-1300


  • Learn how to present yourself with passion
  • Prepare yourself to engage audience
  • Turn presentations into rewarding experiences
3 Apr 2021 1000-1300


  • In-depth understanding of social issues of our society
10 Apr 2021 1000-1300


  • Dissection of problems
  • Leverage data to enhance understanding to problems
  • Business Process analysis
17 Apr 2021 1000-1300


  • Understand the value and power of constructive criticism
  • Practise constructive criticism in daily life
24 Apr 2021 1000-1300


  • The Hedgehog and the Fox:

    Reflective practice in Social Innovation
22 May 2021 1000-1300


  • Understand the legal and ethical aspects of a leader
  • The legal system to Hong Kong and social contract
22 May 2021 1530-1830


  • In-depth understanding of social issues of our society

# CCL recognized 聯通課程認可

Overseas Trip

HKBU Student Leadership Corps Overseas Study Trip

Destination: United Kingdom (TBC*)
Eligibility: Selected Members of HKBU Student Leadership Corps
Date: Summer 2021 (TBC)
Fee: TBC
*If the pandemic situation does not permit, the overseas learning trip will be delayed to Summer 2022.


You are welcome to join the briefing session to explore more about the Programme.


Full Programme

Half Programme


Feb 2021 - May 2021 (First Cohort)


UGC-funded undergraduate student (Priority given to Year 1 student)

Total training sessions

11 Sessions

5 Sessions (English)

  • Participants are free to join Cantonese sessions if interested

CCL Recognition

3  CCL units will be earned


  • HKD 1,200
  • HKD 800 would be refunded to participants fulfilling the attendance requirement (attend min. 9 sessions)
  • HKD 1,200
  • HKD 1,000 would be refunded to participants fulfilling the attendance requirement (attend min. 4 sessions)
Qualifications Participants will be awarded with certificate after completing the whole course


Oversea Trip

Selected corps members will be subsidised to an overseas learning trip

Briefing Session
Date: 15 Jan 2021 (Fri)
Time: 1900
Medium: Online via Zoom
Online Registration:

Leadership Training
Date: Feb 2021 - May 2021 (First Cohort)
Eligibility: UGC-funded undergraduate student (Priority given to Year 1 student)
Fee: HKD 1,200 (HKD 800 would be refunded to participants fulfilling the attendance requirement.)
Online Application:
(Participants will be awarded with certificate after completing the whole course.)


Tel: 3411-5913