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Posted: August 23, 2019

US Universities Public Information Session – Duke, Georgetown, Northwestern, Princeton, and Vanderbilt
Date and Time: Sunday 25 August 2019, 1-3pm
Venue: Auditorium, Diocesan Boys’ School, 131 Argyle Street, Mongkok, Kowloon
Space is limited & advance registration is highly encouraged HERE

The University of British Columbia (Canada) visiting DC
Date and Time: Friday 30 August 2019, 1.30-2.20pm
Venue: 4/F Senior Student Centre, Discovery College

Undergraduate Admissions Information Session with the Director of Undergraduate Admissions and Outreach, Dr Samina Khan
Date and Time: Friday 6 September 2019, 11am-12.30pm
Venue: King George V School
Registration (RSVP): HERE

This free information session for students, parents and guidance counsellors will be delivered by Dr Samina Khan, Director of Undergraduate Admissions and Outreach at the University of Oxford in the UK.

In this session, we will cover applying to university in the UK and at the University of Oxford specifically. It will outline some of the distinctive features of the teaching and learning environment offered at the University.

Oxford is the number one university in the world according to the Times Higher Education World Rankings 2017-2019 and therefore entry is competitive. This presentation will include detail on every aspect of the application process including: course choice, entrance requirements, admissions tests and interviews.

This session will not cover graduate programs at Oxford. These sessions are aimed at those considering undergraduate study at Oxford University, who intend to start their studies in Autumn 2020, 2021 or 2022. We warmly welcome teachers, guidance counsellors, and parents/guardians to attend too.

Prince Philip Scholarship tenable at Cambridge University – Information Seminar
Date and Time: Wednesday 11 Sept 2019, 5-7pm
Venue: The Auditorium, 7/F, BEA Tower, Millennium City 5, 418 Kwun Tong Road, Kowloon (Kwun Tong MTR Station, Exit A2)
Registration (RSVP): HERE

Representatives from the Scholarship’s Selection Committee (including professors from Cambridge University) will be present to provide advice and information on admission to Cambridge. Current undergraduate students will also be there to share with your students their experience of Cambridge.

Places are available on a first-come-first-served basis. For further information and guidance on how to apply for the Prince Philip Scholarship, please visit website HERE. Further queries, please contact: Ms Cannie Kwan, Tel: 3608 8277

Amherst College Public Session at CIS
Date and Time: Wednesday 18 September 2019, 6-8pm
Venue: Auditorium, Chinese International School
Registration (RSVP): HERE

An Introduction to Brown and Penn at St Paul’s Co-Ed School
Date and Time: Wednesday 18 September 2019, 6.30-8pm
Venue: St. Paul’s Co-educational College, School Hall, 33 MacDonnell Road, Mid-Levels, Hong Kong
Registration (RSVP): HERE

The Alumni and Alumnae of Brown University and the University of Pennsylvania cordially invite you and your parents to learn more about undergraduate admission and academic opportunities at these institutions, as well as discuss the essentials of selective college admissions.

Elisabeth O’Connell, Senior Associate Dean for International Admissions at the University of Pennsylvania
Panetha Theodosia Nychis Ott, Director of Admission, International Recruitment at Brown University