Youngjin Kim and Alexandra Balobeshkina

Exchange Program Manager;
Assistant Coordinator
Korea University Sejong Campus, korea

Visited HKIEd on 26 Jan 2016

It is nice to learn more about programs offered to our students and to have the opportunity to promote our exchange programme to the local student...

Matthew Virr

International Recruitment Manager
Liverpool Hope University, UK

Visited HKIEd on 25 Jan 2016

A great opportunity to see the wonderful campus and meet colleagues of the HKIEd. We look forward to a fruitful ongoing relationship. Many thanks.

Professor Wilma Vialle

Associate Dean International
Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Wollongong

Visited HKIEd on 7 Jan 2016

HKIEd’s commitment to internationalization is impressive. They help to ensure that visiting students from overseas settle into the Hong Kong experience, which is marked by innovation, creativity and collaboration...

Dr. Christine Lechner and Ms. Caroline Abfalter

Senior Lecturer
Head of the Practice Primary School
Pädagogische Hochschule Tirol, Austria

Visit HKIEd on 2 December 2015

We hope to set up co-operations within the fields of student and staff exchange as within specific areas of research

Mr. TONGUU Masaru

Professor of Foreign Students Education
Nara University of Education, Japan

Visit HKIEd on 23 Novemeber 2015

I appreciate your good host here in The Hong Kong Institute of Education. I hope that our good relation will be enjoyed for many years. Thank you again for providing good information!

Jiyeon Lee and Jiyoung Ryu

Inbound Exchange Alumni
Ewha Womans University, Korea

Korea Study Abroad Fair in Seoul in Oct 2015

My exchange experiences in HKIEd...

Daniel van Melis

Team leader FIBS minor programmes
Fontys International Business School, The Netherlands

Visiting HKIEd on 29 Sep 2015

The hospitality from the staff and students was remarkable. HKIEd is an excellent partner university for us.

Ms. Li Mei Sheung Flora

Sha Tin Wai Dr. Catherine F. Woo Memorial School

Hosting Primary School
for Short-term Education Related Programme Summer 2015

It has been a wonderful experience for our stake holders to join the Australian exchange program...

Khaing Thae Oo

Bachelor of Education (Hons) in English Language (Secondary)

Getting the opportunity to study in Hong Kong has changed my life...

Short-term Education Related Programme Summer 2015

Co-organized by Griffith University and The Hong Kong Institute of Education

[ 28 June – 11 July 2015 ]

Huy Dang Nguyen and Joseph Ken Yung

Inbound Exchange Alumni
Bridgewater State University, U.S.A.

Boston, U.S.A. in May 2015

[ Semester 1, 2011-12 ]

What I missed the most about Hong Kong and HKIEd is...

Katie Elizabeth Lindsay

International Teacher Training Programme -
Stranmillis University College, UK

[ Semester 2, 2014-15 ]

We felt incredibly welcome at the Early Childhood Learning Centre and became a part of their family...

Sarah Louise Kerr

International Teacher Training Programme -
Stranmillis University College, UK

[ Semester 2, 2014-15 ]

The Early Childhood Learning Centre is absolutely lovely. Staff and children are very welcoming there...

Adrien Gaston Jacques Delestre

Pôle ESG, France

[ Semester 2, 2014-15 ]

HKIEd is a great university. I enjoyed being an exchange student here as I have encountered a new culture and met some awesome people...

Lucia Serena Langheim

St. Gallen University of Teacher Education, Switzerland

[ Semester 2, 2014-15 ]

This exchange semester in Hong Kong was more than just studying abroad...

Cheung Chun Ming

Outbound Student to
Masaryk University, The Czech Republic

[ Semester 1, 2014-15 ]

Thought not many people speak English in Brno, I managed to combine body languages and drawing to overcome the language barrier...

Ho Ka Ying

Outbound Student to
Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, Norway

[ Semester 1, 2014-15 ]

This was my first time to visit European countries. I was so excited even I have already back from Oslo. During these 5 months, I became more independent and mature...

Simranjeet Singh Gill

Fontys International Business School, Netherlands

[ Semester 2, 2014-15 ]

HKIEd is a unique place that manifests the scenic beauty of Hong Kong and the hustle and bustle of local life...

Chu Man Kit, Kenny

Outbound Student to
Kristianstad University, Sweden

[ Semester 1, 2014-15 ]

I enjoyed the time with my friends from all around the world. We laughed together, we had countless gatherings and Fika (afternoon tea in Sweden), and we had lots of conversations about different cultures...

Rhianna Brown

International Teacher Training Programme -
Stranmillis University College, United Kingdom

[ Semester 2, 2014-15 ]

We have had a brilliant time! Our buddies were amazing and we recommend this experience at HKIEd!

Mee Soo Song

Ewha Womans University, Korea

[ Semester 2, 2014-15 ]

I really enjoy the programmes of IO and have lots of good memories...

Rinne Paula Susanna Marianne

University of Tampere, Finland

[ Semester 1, 2014-15 ]

It's hard to think of the most interesting experience, since the time I've spent here so far has been interesting...

Azimov Rustam

Bachelor of Science Education (Hons) in Science and Web Technology

HKIEd provides a wonderful platform for me in acquiring higher standard of knowledge, enhancing my personal skills and...

Aye Myat Su Wai

Bachelor of Social Sciences (Hons) in Global and Environmental Studies

Studying in Hong Kong is really a turning point in my life...


Inbound Exchange Activity: Lunar New Year Celebration & Night Market Walk

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Application to Summer Programmes@Partner Institutions 2016
Period: 31 December 2015 – 31 August 2016

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Information Session on International Co-ed Summer College 2016 by Ewha Womans University, Korea on 27 January 2016 (Wednesday)

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Inbound Exchange Activity: School visit to JCPS

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Delegation Visit from Liverpool Hope University, UK

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Join the Short-Term Language and Cultural Programme as Student Ambassadors with Yeungnam University, Korea

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Short-Term Language and Cultural Programme with Yeungnam University, Korea (18-28 Jan 2016)

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STAR Education Fair 2016 (9-10 Jan 2016)

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Inbound Exchange Activity: 2016 Kick-Off Excursion for Sem 2, 2015-2016

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Orientation Programme for Incoming International Exchange Students (Semester II, 2015 /16), 31 Dec 2015

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Orientation Programme for Incoming International Exchange Students (Semester II, 2015 /16), 30 Dec 2015

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Orientation Programme for Incoming International Exchange Students (Semester II, 2015 /16), 29 Dec 2015

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Orientation Programme for Incoming International Exchange Students (Semester II, 2015 /16)- 28 Dec 2015 to 2 Jan 2016

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“Colour the School” Summer Community Service Programme in Hong Kong

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FSI Education Roadshow in Johor Bahru,Malaysia (18 Dec 2015)

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Inbound Exchange Activity: Farewell Party for International Exchange Students Sem 1, 2015-2016

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Inbound Exchange Activity: deTour 2015

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Inbound Exchange Activity: Cantonese Opera Day

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Inbound Exchange Activity: Visit to Telford Gardens Kindergarten

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Delegation Visit from Nara University of Education

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Training Workshop for Buddy Programme (Semester 2, 2015/16) (16 Nov)

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Duty Trip to Taylor's College Parents' Day in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (13-16 Nov 2015)

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Cultural Week (12-20 November 2015)

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Training Workshop for Buddy Programme (Semester 2, 2015/16) (10 Nov)

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Reunion Gathering for Outbound Exchange Returnees - SEP (International) 2014/15, Sem 2

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Inbound Exchange Activity: Halloween Fest @ The Ocean Park

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Inbound Exchange Activity: Cycling to Tai Po

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Inbound Exchange Activity: Experiencing Martial Art

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Delegation Visit from the Bridgewater State University, US

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Did You Know?

We were No.1 for research projects awarded and total awarded amount in Psychology and Linguistics in Hong Kong’s 2013-14 Early Career Scheme grant exercise

Our logo forms “IE”, with a gold sun atop the “I” and green leaves representing the five colleges of education that joined together to form HKIEd

Our heritage dates back to 1853 when the first formal in-service teacher training programme began

We have an on-site kindergarten and primary school, enabling innovation to be put into practice right away

We were No.1 for success rate in Humanities and Creative Arts in Hong Kong’s 2013-14 Early Career Scheme grant exercise

HKIEd received the first UNESCO Chair in Education in Hong Kong, focused on the fields of Technical and Vocational Education and Training and Lifelong Learning

Almost 700 members of HKIEd went on student exchange or undertook overseas experiential learning in 2013-14

By 2013-14, HKIEd had signed 250 exchange agreements/collaborations with tertiary institutions worldwide, up from 63 in 2006-07

HKIEd celebrated its 20th Anniversary in 2014, having been founded in 1994 through the merger of five colleges of education

Over 600 of our students were awarded scholarships in 2014, a record high since the founding of HKIEd

We were No.1 for research projects awarded and total awarded amount in Education in Hong Kong’s 2013-14 General Research Fund grant exercise

There is a fascinating museum on campus – The Hong Kong Museum of Education

97% of our academic staff hold doctoral qualifications

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