Student Exchange Programme for Bachelor's Degree Students
The Student Exchange Programme at CityU offers you the chance to study at one of the University's partner institutions in over 37 countries / regions all around the world!
10 Good Reasons to Join Student Exchange Programme
- You can transfer your academic credits earned at the host institution back to CityU without delaying your study schedule!
- You don't need to pay tuition fee at the host university!
- Funding is available for eligible students to subsidize part of the expenses incurred by air ticket, accommodation and meals!
- You will learn and understand in-depth the culture and people of another country or city!
- You will be able to polish your multicultural communication skill and acquire the ability to work and live with people from a diverse cultural background!
- You will be able to see things from a global perspective!
- You will get to know yourself better - your merits and limits!
- You will meet people from all over the world and some of them may become good friends of you for life long!
- You will become more independent and confident!
- You will learn not only from the book but also through travelling!
Resources and Support
Various funding resources are available for full-time undergraduate students to subsidize part of the expenses
- Student Exchange Fund (available for government-funded full-time bachelor’s degree programme students who are HKSAR permanent residents)
- Student Exchange Scholarship under the A+++ Scholarship Scheme
- Scholarships in Support of Student Exchange Programme
- Departmental funding support
To help students better prepare for studying and living away from home, the Mainland and External Affairs Office (MEAO) will organize pre-departure orientation for students, which includes-
- information sessions hosted by Consulates General or official education representatives;
- briefings on pre-departure preparation and survival skills while abroad;
- sharing sessions by returned exchange students; and
- talk by counsellor on coping with unexpected incidents while abroad.
MEAO also gives advice on matters that students might need to know in order to gain the best of the overseas exposure. Support is provided before, during and after the exchange programme.
For details, please visit the web site of Student Exchange Programme.
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