The International Asian Studies Programme, administered by the
Office of Academic Links, provides an array of cultural activities
to all exchange and study abroad students besides the academic
programme. They include:
An Orientation will prepare you for your stay and study at CUHK. It covers
information on the curriculum, student life at the University, Chinese culture,
Hong Kong society, and support services provided by staff at the Office of
Academic Links. The Orientation is also an excellent opportunity for you
to get acquainted with the other foreign students. The Orientation includes:
- Campus Tour
on Practical Matters and University Services
- Course Registration
- Welcoming Events
You will see the business world and government in action throught visitis to
local organizations in the commercial and government sectors.
Rural Schools Service Project
You will gain commulity service experience in teaching English to local primary study. You will be invited to join cultural activities exclusively to participants in the project, to enhance you understanding of Hong Kong and Chinese traditional culture.
These weekend teaching visits will give you the chance to teach English (or
Japanese for Japanese students) and engage in cultural exchange with Chinese
youths in Southern China.
A full day excursion explores the unknown beauty of Hong Kong,
its mountains, local villages, and markets.