He grew up in the north of the city PakistanAnd PeshawarAnd Aleena Khalid She had to come to terms with her extended family’s criticism of her desire to study abroad because of her gender. Alina’s mother was diagnosed with cancer, so Alina’s dream was to go into the field of biomedical research to contribute to drug development and clinical validation, to help patients suffering from cancer and other life-threatening diseases. It was the HKU HeForShe IMPACT Champion Scholarship (HeforShe Scholarship) that turned her dream into a reality. After receiving the scholarship, Alina pursued a Bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Sciences at the University of Hong Kong and graduated with flying colors. “The HKU HeforShe scholarship not only allowed me to chase my dream but also enabled me to speak up for the silenced girls. I am now pursuing my Ph.D in Hong Kong I can proudly say that the University of Hong Kong paved the way towards my research career to contribute to the field of biomedicine by providing me with the scholarship.”
From another corner of the world, Martin Kibiru received a HeforShe scholarship, and said goodbye to his motherland Kenya He embarked on his journey at the University of Hong Kong. Martin has a deep passion for building things, he aspires to become an engineer and is now pursuing a Bachelor of Engineering (Computer Engineering). “I find it amazing that in about two years, my dream of becoming an engineer will be fulfilled. This is thanks to the University of Hong Kong for giving me the scholarship and allowing me to do the things I love, and in a beautiful city,” Martin said.
to me Honey LongReceiving a Vietnamese Van Thien Phat Scholarship (VTP Scholarship) is a life-changing opportunity. Hani, who has lived most of her life in remote heights Vietnam, is now 4NS General Student of Accounting and Finance at the University of Hong Kong. When asked how she would feel about being awarded a scholarship, she said, “I have not gone to an international school nor communicate in English daily in my home country, I never imagined the possibility of studying abroad. It is a VTP scholarship that gives me the opportunity to study in one of the best research-led universities in a Asia And the world.”
When Haney and Martin were asked about their lives at the University of Hong Kong so far, they said it has been an incredibly fulfilling and transformative journey. As scholarship recipients, they have been given opportunities to join cultural exchange, study and internship programs in different countries to meet like-minded students around the world.
Mr Bennett yumThe University of Hong Kong’s Director of Undergraduate Admissions and International Exchange said: “The University of Hong Kong is committed to nurturing future global talent who are able to make valuable contributions to the world and realize their dreams at the same time. We believe that the supporting scholarships we offer enable students to enjoy and live their university life to the fullest. By continuing to exchange, launch startups, compete in international competitions, and interact with the diverse community on campus.”
To enable students to realize their dreams, the HKU Scholarship for Future Leaders (FLY Scholarship) was established in 2020 for students who are looking to launch their own startups and make their mark in the future. Scholarship recipients will be awarded an amount to use as a startup fund or to participate in start-up related activities. In addition, recipients will have the opportunity to receive training by University of Hong Kong teachers, alumni or entrepreneurs at iDendron, the University of Hong Kong’s hub for innovation and entrepreneurship.
“In an age where information is at your fingertips, it is critical to know how to integrate creativity and innovation. With the support of the HKU FLY Scholarship, innovative ideas put forward by talented students can be more easily realized, thus creating a positive impact on society and delivering value to society” Professor Bennett yum added.
The University of Hong Kong Admissions Office will organize an online scholarship information session on November 12, 2021 For prospective international students to find out about the University of Hong Kong Scholarships for Undergraduate Admission. Scholarships that will be covered in the session include the HKU Belt and Road Scholarship, the HKU HeForShe IMPACT Champion Scholarship, and the Vietnam Van Thien Phat Scholarship. Please refer to the details below and register to secure a place for the information session.
Hong Kong University Scholarship Information Session
date: November 12, 2021
time: 4pm – 5pm (HKT)
Register now: https://bit.ly/HKUscholarships2021
University admission 2022
The University of Hong Kong is now accepting online applications for the upcoming 2022-2023 academic year September 2022. Students who wish to be empowered to pursue their dreams at university are encouraged to submit an application for first-round assessment by November 17, 2021. Applicants will automatically be considered for the University of Hong Kong Entrance Scholarships. Please apply online using this link: https://bit.ly/ApplytoHKU
Virtual counseling sessions
Students interested in learning more about the University of Hong Kong are invited to register for a one-on-one virtual counseling session with our admissions representatives. Please register using this link: https://bit.ly/HKU-consultation
about the University of Hong Kong
HKU is a world-leading comprehensive research-led university. With outstanding excellence in research and outstanding performance in teaching, the University of Hong Kong brings together bright minds from around the world and holds a respected reputation in renowned international rankings. The University of Hong Kong is ranked 1St in a Hong Kong and 22second abbreviation In the world in the QS World University Rankings 2022 and more International University In the world according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2021.
About the HKU Belt and Road Scholarship
As mentioned before Hong Kong chief executive officer Carrie Lam During his 2018 policy speech, Hong Kong It is a major platform and link for the Belt and Road Initiative. With the full support of the government, the University of Hong Kong is preparing to groom and nurture graduates with expertise and commitment to build lasting links between their local communities and Hong Kong. The scholarship supports students from countries under the initiative for the duration of their studies at the University of Hong Kong.
About the HKU HeForShe IMPACT Champion Scholarship
In 2015, the University of Hong Kong became the first university in the world to launch the United Nations’ HeForShe initiative on campus – the global solidarity movement campaigning for gender equality. The HeForShe IMPACT Champion Scholarship addresses talented students who have transcended gender inequality into a world-class education at the University of Hong Kong, to address barriers to social mobility in less developed countries.
About the Vietnam Van Thien Phat Scholarship
in a February 2012, the master Cho nab ki and Mrs. Trung Mai Lan From the Van Thinh Phat Group Holdings generously to HKU to establish the Van Thinh Phat Scholarship in Vietnam to attract outstanding talents from Vietnam To study undergraduate programs at the university.
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