Study in Hong Kong
The Hong Kong make top study destination for international students. What makes Hong Kong attractive destination to international students is; world class education, top notch industries and varied culture which is an amalgamation of different cultures while Chinese takes the main lead. Not only among Asians but Hong Kong is also popular as best study destination among students of Europe, Americas and other parts of the world. People often say, in Hong Kong they get fair chances to learn about Asian cultures, cuisines, languages and society.
The Government of Hong Kong is much open to international community. And to attract best brains from all over the world numerous scholarships are offered. Study overseas is a costly affair but when there are chances to win scholarships and research funds who won’t be interested?
The tuition cost that you pay for study in Hong Kong mainly depends on factors like location of the University, No. of class hours / credits, course choice and type of study programme. In general international students pay between HKD 90,000 and HKD 265,000 per year. Living cost depends on mainly two factors, whether you chose to stay in a student dormitory or a private accommodation. A student dormitory typically cost HKD 15000 to HKD 45000. Private accommodation will cost you three to four times more.
To meet expenses universities also allow international students to take up part time jobs. However, you can work for only limited number of hours and permission from university department will be mandatory. Students have choices to take part time job either in campus or outside.
There are two official languages in Hong Kong; English and Chinese. International students do not face much difficulty as English is spoken across the country. However, different study programmes may seek certification in Chinese Language, English Language or may be both. For admission academic requirements varies across institutions and courses.
Some of the top study programmes offered through Universities in Hong Kong are listed below
- Chineese Language
- Civil Engineering
- Environmental Science
- Mechanical Engineering
- Product Design
Some of the top universities in Hong Kong are
- University of Hong Kong
- Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
- Chineese University of Hong Kong
- City University of Hong Kong
- Hong Kong Polytechnic University
That is not all; there are available innumerable number of courses at Under Graduate and Post Graduate level from across the Universities of Hong Kong. For exclusive details please visit our Hong Kong website www.hongkongeducation.info