New Zealand Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong
New Zealand Chamber of
Commerce in Hong Kong
meets for networking drinks
every third Tuesday
of the month at the
Mirage Bar (Lobby)
Renaissance Harbour View
Wan Chai, Hong Kong
6:30 to 8:30pm
Just turn up & enjoy
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New Zealand Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong has joined with Hong Kong Baptist University to promote access to the University's undergraduate programmes for students holding New Zealand passports having attained NCEA Level 3, or equivalent. A limited number of vacancies will be available each year and the facilities include (subject to successful application) a range of subjects, scholarship options, accommodation and more. This arrangement provides an unique opportunity for Kiwi students seeking an undergraduate qualification within an international learning environment.
Hong Kong Baptist University, Kowloon Tong Campus
HONG KONG BAPTIST UNIVERSITY
Founded in 1956, Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU), a government funded tertiary institution in Hong Kong, has been providing holistic and creativity-inspiring education. The University is highly reputed for its commitment to the humanities and art, and excellence at the cutting-edge of the science. HKBU seeks to become the region’s premier research-led liberal arts university, delivering academic excellence, innovation and social impact.
With 6,800 undergraduate students and 3,800 postgraduate students, HKBU offers a robust and diverse undergraduate, research postgraduate and taught postgraduate curriculum in seven academic units. Students also enjoy a comprehensive international learning programme to broaden their horizons and global outlook.
UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMMES ON OFFER
Over 40 majors are offered in Arts, Business, Chinese Medicine, Communication, Science, Social Sciences and Visual Arts. Medium of instruction is English except for Chinese Language and Literature and Chinese Medicine.
Academic Year: September 2018 – May 2019
Online Applications: 1 October 2017–31 May 2018
Online Applications Website: http://admissions.hkbu.edu.hk/en/
ASSESSMENT CRITERIA, INTERVIEW, OFFER AND SCHOLARSHIP ARRANGEMENTS
1. Academic Performance;
2. Personal attributes and non-Academic Performance;
3. Willingness to study in Hong Kong; and
4. Interview performance (if applicable).
Offer and Scholarship Notification Successful applicants will be informed of the admission offer together with the Scholarship award (if applicable). Applicants who are not awarded the Scholarship will still be considered for admission by the University.
STUDY VISA AND JOB OPPORTUNITIES
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i. A standard of “Achieved” (A) in minimum of 10 credits at level 2 or above in English Literacy on NCEA; Minimum score of 5 credits for both Reading and Writing; or
Ii. TOEFL: 550 (paper-based)/79 (Internet-based) or above; or
Iii. IELTS: 6.0 or above; or
Iv. An English language qualification meeting the English Language requirements stipulated by the University.
SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME FOR INTERNATIONAL UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS
Objective: Recognize students who have excellent academic and non-academic performance.
Total Amount: Full and half scholarship of up to HK$170,000 (~NZ$29,800) per annum
Scholarship Renewal: The Scholarship is tenable for the normal duration of the programme concerned and renewable annually subject to satisfactory academic performance i.e. grade point average of 3.00 or above (out of 4.00) each year.
TUITION FEE AND ON-CAMPUS STUDENT RESIDENCE HALLS
All enquiries regarding this arrangement must be made directly with Hong Kong Baptist University:
Assistant Programme Manager
Hong Kong Baptist University
Room AAB703, Academic and Administration Building
15 Baptist University Road, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Tel: (852) 3411 5366
Fax: (852) 3411 5568
If you are reading this information outside the date parameters detailed below, please use the information as reference for future application and admission periods. We will update as revised details come to hand.