Saturday 19 July 2014 - 00.00 to Saturday 16 August 2014 - 00.00
Hong Kong

The pre-departure briefings on 19 July, 9 August and 16 August will help you prepare for your departure to the UK and provide practical information on visa, travel, accommodation, banking and other aspects of living in the UK. Education UK student ambassadors, who are currently studying in the UK, will also share their experiences of studying and living in the country.

Date Time Venue Language
Saturday 19 July 2.30 - 4.30 p.m. Plaza Meeting Room, Regus Business Centre, 35/F, Central Plaza, 18 Harbour Road, Wan Chai English
Saturday 9 August 2.30 - 4.30 p.m. Tin Ka Ping Lecture Theatre (LT1), 4/F, Academic 1, City University of Hong Kong, Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong English
Saturday 16 August 4.30 - 6.00 p.m.

Room 729, 7/F, Kowloonbay International Trade & Exhibition Centre (KITEC), 1 Trademart Drive, Kowloon Bay


Detailed programme:

Topics Presented by
Experience sharing by current students
Information on preparing for your journey to the UK, including travelling, what to pack, living and studying in the UK, and more
Education UK student ambassadors currently studying in the UK
Study abroad protection^
How to choose an insurance policy that suits your needs and what to do when you encounter an emergency in the UK
Marsh (Hong Kong) Limited
Banking in the UK^
How to open a UK bank account in Hong Kong before your departure
The Bank of East Asia, Limited
Student accommodation*
What private accommodation options are available for international students?
Victoria Hall Limited
Student visas
Understand the requirements and application procedures
UK Visas and Immigration, Home Office

^ Conducted in Cantonese only
* Included in Saturday 16 August session only

For enquiries, email or call 2913 5100.