Envisioning the Future

University Visits – September/October 2022

The HE department was delighted to host our first visitor on campus in September. Our students enjoyed the face-to-face meeting... Read More
University Visits – September/October 2022

HE-Related Summer Experience

While enjoying the summer holiday with family and friends, many of our Senior School students made good use of their... Read More
HE-Related Summer Experience

HE Virtual Presentation

On 9 June, Higher Education Department held a virtual presentation which was specifically designed for students wishing to apply to... Read More
HE Virtual Presentation

HE FUN Facts Poster Competition 2022

Research is the key to Higher Education (HE) planning.  People may think that HE research is a boring task.  It... Read More
HE FUN Facts Poster Competition 2022

Year 12 HE Virtual Coffee Morning (2022)

On 29 April, the HE department held a coffee morning – Q&A session. This was a follow-up session for Year 12... Read More
Year 12 HE Virtual Coffee Morning (2022)

Class of 2021 Sharing – Chadwin NG

Greetings! My name is Chadwin, and I am an undergraduate student at the University of Michigan (UMich) Ann Arbor, currently... Read More
Class of 2021 Sharing – Chadwin NG

Class of 2021 Sharing – Hoi Lam NG

Time has truly flown by since I started my major in Chemistry at the University of Manchester – I’ve completed... Read More
Class of 2021 Sharing – Hoi Lam NG

Class of 2021 Sharing – Rachel YU

I am Rachel Yu from the Class of 2021. I’m currently studying for a Higher Diploma of Baking and Pastry... Read More
Class of 2021 Sharing – Rachel YU

Class of 2021 Sharing – Bryson LO

Hello, my name is Bryson, and am currently a first-year computer science student at the University of Toronto. One of... Read More
Class of 2021 Sharing – Bryson LO

Class of 2021 Sharing – Kate Parry

Hello!  I’m Kate. I studied the IBCP programme at STC and then went on to study Interior Design at the... Read More
Class of 2021 Sharing – Kate Parry

Class of 2021 Sharing – Kacey Chan

Your name Kacey Chan Your university and major I am majoring in History at University of California-Davis. What are the... Read More
Class of 2021 Sharing – Kacey Chan

Class of 2021 Sharing – Arushi GHOSH

Hi! My name is Arushi and I am a prospective Economics major at Wellesley College. As you might expect, transitioning... Read More
Class of 2021 Sharing – Arushi GHOSH

Class of 2021 Sharing – Jasmine TAM

My name is Jasmine Tam and I’m currently a first-year student doing a Veterinary Medicine and Surgery degree at the... Read More
Class of 2021 Sharing – Jasmine TAM

Class of 2021 Sharing – Jeremy ZEIN

Hi everyone, my name is Jeremy Zein and I’m currently a freshman at the University of Pennsylvania studying Computer Science... Read More
Class of 2021 Sharing – Jeremy ZEIN

Class of 2021 Sharing – Yoki CHAN

My University Experience Your name Yoki Chan Your university and major The University of Manchester – Education BSc What are... Read More
Class of 2021 Sharing – Yoki CHAN

Class of 2021 Sharing – Jessica TAYLOR

Hello, I’m Jessica Taylor and I am a Psychology major at McGill University. I think the transition from high school... Read More
Class of 2021 Sharing – Jessica TAYLOR

Class of 2021 Sharing – Rochelle WONG

My name is Rochelle and I’m in my first year at University of British Columbia (UBC), hoping to major in... Read More
Class of 2021 Sharing – Rochelle WONG

A visit to the Hong Kong Polytechnic University

With over 80 years’ tradition and history, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) commits to provide a holistic education to... Read More
A visit to the Hong Kong Polytechnic University

HKUST Experience Day

With the improving pandemic situation in Hong Kong, The Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) hosted an on-campus... Read More

Lingnan University Counselor Tour

  Because of the high education quality provided by Hong Kong tertiary institutions, many of our students consider pursuing higher... Read More
Lingnan University Counselor Tour

Medicine Talk at CUHK

  On 11th November, a group of keen medical school applicants attended the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) Medicine... Read More
Medicine Talk at CUHK

Valuable Summer Experience

This summer, I partook in an internship experience at a law firm. To be honest, as a student with close... Read More
Valuable Summer Experience

CUHK – A Visit to the CUHK Medical Centre

Before the Easter holiday, senior students in Hong Kong were offered the opportunity to attend a tour organised by CUHK... Read More
CUHK – A Visit to the CUHK Medical Centre

Class of 2020 Sharing – Tiffany Chu

Your name Tiffany Chu Your university and major Nanyang Technological University Singapore – Aerospace Engineering  What are the challenges in... Read More
Class of 2020 Sharing – Tiffany Chu

Class of 2020 Sharing – Naton Ting

I’m Naton Ting, currently a student in the Faculty of Arts with an undeclared major at The University of British... Read More
Class of 2020 Sharing – Naton Ting

Class of 2020 Sharing – Joanne Du

Your name Joanne Du Your university and major I’m a prospective Biochemistry major (currently undeclared but working on fulfilling the... Read More
Class of 2020 Sharing – Joanne Du

Class of 2020 Sharing – Elton Lam

My name is Elton, and I am a chemical engineering student at Imperial College London. The most challenging aspect of... Read More
Class of 2020 Sharing – Elton Lam

Class of 2020 Sharing – Charmaine Yuen

Your name: Charmaine Yuen Your university and major: University of Oxford, Law (Jurisprudence) What are the challenges in transitioning from... Read More
Class of 2020 Sharing – Charmaine Yuen

Class of 2020 Sharing – Anina Law

Hi everyone! My name is Anina and I am currently a Year 1 student at HKU pursuing a double degree... Read More
Class of 2020 Sharing – Anina Law

Higher Education Resource Corner

There is a renovated resources corner outside the HE Office for our students to have more career and university planning... Read More
Higher Education Resource Corner

Alumna Talk

Founded in 1794, Bowdoin College is one of the very top liberal arts colleges in the USA.  Bowdoin College is... Read More
Alumna Talk

Academic Research Summer Programme

Catherine joined an online academic research program where she had an opportunity to work one-on-one with Professor George Gescheider of... Read More
Academic Research Summer Programme

Higher Education Evening 2021

At the beginning of the event, Ms. Jane Parry (Head of Senior School) and Mr. David Stott (Head of Careers... Read More
Higher Education Evening 2021

CUHK Medicine Talk (Year 13)

University students worldwide are adapting to the new normal and taking online classes through  various online software platforms.  Likewise, our... Read More
CUHK Medicine Talk (Year 13)

Studying in Hong Kong

Studying in Hong Kong is one of the more popular options available to our students due to the affordability and... Read More
Studying in Hong Kong

HKU’s Medical Summer Broadening Programme July 2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, our students had an extraordinary summer experience this year in higher education planning. They participated... Read More
HKU’s Medical Summer Broadening Programme July 2020

HE Logo Competition

We are excited to announce that Eunice Dingcong (11P1) is the winner of the Higher Education (HE) Logo Competition, winning... Read More
HE Logo Competition

HE Coffee Morning

The HE Department held its first Coffee Morning – Q & A Session early in June. Unfortunately due to the... Read More
HE Coffee Morning

Alumni University Experience: University of Melbourne

  Janice : I think my university experience at UniMelb has been very holistic. Jason :  UniMelb is a very... Read More
Alumni University Experience: University of Melbourne

HE Preparation – Year 12

After attending the schools’ university application workshops last semester, our Year 12 students continue to gather relevant HE information from... Read More
HE Preparation – Year 12

Class of 2019: An Update

Time flies! Our Class of 2019 have already finished the first term at their respective universities.  Just before Christmas, alumni... Read More
Class of 2019: An Update

PSAT Talk

Many PSAT test-takers attended the PSAT talk hosted by our very own Careers and Higher Education Counsellor, Ms Lam before... Read More
PSAT Talk

Year 13 CAS Week: Future Thinking

During CAS Week, our Year 13 students worked very hard on their university applications with a team of dedicated teachers... Read More
Year 13 CAS Week: Future Thinking

Visit from Sha Tin College Alumni and CUHK Professors

We recently welcomed back many alumni who returned to Sha Tin College to speak with our Senior School students about... Read More
Visit from Sha Tin College Alumni and CUHK Professors

University Roadshow 2019

  The Higher Education and Careers Department hosted representatives from well-known UK universities in the Hall on Tuesday 17th September... Read More
University Roadshow 2019

HKU International Symposium on STEM Education

The Academy for the Talented, organised by the University of Hong Kong, is a unique programme which brings top students... Read More
HKU International Symposium on STEM Education

Summer Programmes – CUHK Clinical Attachment and CityU Veterinary Medicine

Many of the Year 13 students enjoyed their last summer holiday gaining new experiences. Ka Wing and Emily attended the... Read More
Summer Programmes – CUHK Clinical Attachment and CityU Veterinary Medicine

Year 12 HE Days

In a few months, our Year 12 students will begin submitting their university applications. In addition to various university presentations... Read More
Year 12 HE Days

2019 Hong Kong Aviation Management Programme

On 18th and 19th April, a selection of Year 12 students attended the Hong Kong Aviation Management Programme organized by... Read More
2019 Hong Kong Aviation Management Programme

‘A Day @ Medical School’ at the University of Hong Kong

During the Easter holidays, several Year 12 students had the opportunity to sit in HKU’s MBBS Problem-Based Learning (PBL) Tutorial... Read More
‘A Day @ Medical School’ at the University of Hong Kong

CUHK medicine interview workshop

Seventeen of our Year 13 students had the privilege to attend the CUHK Medicine Interview Workshop on Friday, 15th March... Read More
CUHK medicine interview workshop

Higher Education Evening 2019

The annual Year 12 Higher Education Evening was held successfully on 7th March 2019. There were over 200 parents and... Read More
Higher Education Evening 2019

CUHK – Medicine Talk

We were so pleased to have Professor Albert Li from Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK)... Read More
CUHK – Medicine Talk

ESF University Fair 2019

It rained heavily whilst our Year 12 students attended the annual ESF University Fair on 18th February 2019.  However, it... Read More
ESF University Fair 2019

CUHK – Knowledge Enrichment Programme

The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) offered an opportunity to secondary school students who want to explore their academic... Read More
CUHK – Knowledge Enrichment Programme

HKU – St John’s High Table Dinner

On 19th November, five of our Year 12 students attended the High Table Dinner organized by St. John’s College (HKU).... Read More
HKU – St John’s High Table Dinner

Higher Education Week

While other students enjoyed their CAS week, Year 13 students worked extremely hard with their higher education counsellors and teachers... Read More
Higher Education Week