The University of Hong Kong (HKU), an NSHSS Collaborating University, features an outstanding summer program for undergraduate students. In addition to academic studies, HKU Summer Institute provides students with internship experience, personal and professional networking opportunities and exposure to the vibrant city of Hong Kong.
About The University of Hong Kong
Founded in 1911, The University of Hong Kong is the oldest tertiary institution in Hong Kong and has developed into an institution with deep-rooted tradition, history and international outlook. As a comprehensive research-intensive institution, HKU's staff and students—recruited from around the region and the world—engage in innovative research with local, regional and global significance. Continuing its legacy as a leading university, the University of Hong Kong received a QS World University Ranking of 28th Best in the World for 2015. Visit http://www.hku.hk/ for more information
About HKU Summer Institute 2016
The HKU Summer Institute offers more than 30 credit-bearing and non-credit-bearing programs in the fields of Arts and Humanities, Social Sciences, Business and Economics and Science. These programs are comprised of lectures from acclaimed HKU professors and prestigious scholars, workshops, site visits, field trips and case discussions.
Global Adventure & International Community: HKU partners with schools in Korea, Japan, China and Singapore to provide multi-location programs, which allow students to gain first-hand experience in multi-cultural atmospheres.
Learning Beyond the Classroom: Redefine the word, “Classroom” as you immerse yourself in the culture of Hong Kong. To further enrich students’ learning, there are opportunities to participate in cultural and social activities which are designed to provide a deeper understanding of the local culture and society.
Career Exploration: Hong Kong is home to approximately 7,600 international businesses. As such, this city provides a variety of opportunities for you to establish a strong professional network. In addition to field trips, guest talks and company visits, HKU Summer Institute offers internship opportunities to help you to gain experience in the dynamic working culture of Hong Kong and Asia.
HKU Summer Institute Courses: http://www.aal.hku.hk/summerinstitute/for-undergraduates/courses-ug/
HKU Summer Institute offers a special discount for NSHSS members. Students will receive a tuition fee discount of 10%. For more details, go to: /media/66842/HKUSI2016_Discount-for-NSHSS-Members.pdf
Apply to HKU Summer Institute 2016 before March 31, 2016. The application can be found at: http://www.aal.hku.hk/summerinstitute/application/
View the HKU Summer Institute Brochure 2016: http://www.aal.hku.hk/summerinstitute/hku-summer-institute-brochure-2016/