Khaing Thae Oo

Myanmar
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 ]

Mr. Hop Quang Dinh

International Mobility and Exchange Coordinator
Yamaguchi University, Japan

Visited HKIEd on 5 June, 2015

Our students will definitely have a great experience here...

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...

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...

Chen Sijia

Outbound Student to
University of Regensburg, Germany

[ Semester 2, 2013-14 ]

I was able to learn so many things during my exchange. The best advice that I would give to students think about going on exchange is to keep an open-mind and be adventurous...

Chiu Yuet Ming

Outbound Student to
Karlsruhe University of Education, Germany

[ Semester 2, 2013-14 ]

This exchange experience gives me a lot of opportunities to meet new friends and travel around...

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...

Siu Yuen Ting, Shirli

Outbound Student to
Dongguk University, Korea

[ Semester 2, 2013-14 ]

During my exchange in Korea, not only did I make many good friends from around the world, but also I have widened my social network. I was lucky that an opportunity was given to me to work as an intern in an Art Museum...

Professor Wing-kai TO

Bridgewater State University

Visited HKIEd on 21 May, 2015

It’s nice to come back to HKIEd to visit both the Institute and the JCPS on campus. Our three students from Bridgewater State University learn very much from the primary school about the educational system here...

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...

Mr. Mariano Pasarello

Coordinator for International Relations of the Faculty of Education
University of Vic - Central University of Catalonia, Spain

Visited HKIEd on 18 May, 2015

HKIEd has amazing programmes and great facilities as well. I will totally recommend my students to come here!

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...

Mr. Dan Mirau & Ms. Ileana Fernandez

Director of Library (Dan Mirau)
Coordinator of Modern Language Department (Ileana Fernandez)
Concordia University of Edmonton, Canada

Visited HKIEd on 8 May, 2015

We hope and invite students and faculty to visit our campus through a variety of initiatives through our English programmes, language programmes, research and many other collaborative opportunities......(Ileana Fernandez)

Zahra Yasmin Aziz

Manchester Metropolitan University, United Kingdom

[ Semester 2, 2013-14 ]

One piece of advice I would give to those who are coming to Hong Kong is to really embrace the culture and make friends...

Prof Karen Sawbey

Head of School, Faculty of Education
University of Tasmania, Australia

Visited HKIEd on 6 May, 2015

The staffs I met were very welcoming and positive about developing relationships in a number of areas...

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...

Pavel Zikl, Ph.D & Marten Skutil, Ph.D

Head and Deputy Head
Institute of Primary and Preprimary Education
University of Hradec Králové, Czech Republic

Visited HKIEd on 22 April, 2015

We are very pleased to meet our new partner. We are impressed by the campus and the people here at HKIEd...

Azimov Rustam

Kazakhstan
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...

Päivö Laine

Head of Programme,
Vice Dean, PH.D., B.Sc. (Econ.)
Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences, Finland

Visited HKIEd on 15 April, 2015

We are very impressed by the beautiful campus where everything is within easy reach. We are also convinced of the high quality of education that HKIEd offers...

Aye Myat Su Wai

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

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

Cho Halim

Inbound Exchange Alumni
Korea National University of Education, Korea

Korea Study Abroad Fair, Seoul in March 2015

[ Semester 1, 2013-14 ]

HKIEd is a great place to enjoy Hong Kong culture, make good friends and gain high-quality education...

Ylva Linn Berven Hatlebrekke

Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Science, Norway

[ Semester 1, 2013-14 ]

I am so happy I chose to come to HKIEd and I would recommend future exchange students to come here...

Nina Fiekers

Pädagogische Hochschule Karlsruhe, Germany

[ Semester 1, 2013-14 ]

The experience of coming to Hong Kong as an exchange student has been great and very enriching...

Upcoming Events

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Training Workshop for Buddy Programme (Sem 1, 2015/16) (7 July)

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Training Workshop for Buddy Programme (Sem 1, 2015/16) (30 June)

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Short-term Education Related Programme Summer 2015 (Griffith University, Australia, 28 June – 11 July 2015)

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Visit of the Manchester Metropolitan University, UK

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Recruitment for Buddy Programme for 1st (Fall) Semester, 2015/16

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Duty Trip to Osaka, Japan (28 May - 4 Jun 2015)

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Visit of Tsun Jin High School, Malaysia

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NAFSA Conference 2015 (24 May - 29 May 2015)

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Visit of Bridgewater State University, USA

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Upcoming activities organized by the International Office (Semester 2, 2014/15)

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Visit of the University of Vic, Spain

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3rd Pre-departure Briefing - Student Exchange Programme (International) 2015/16

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Visit of the Concordia University of Edmonton, Canada

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2nd Pre-departure Briefing - Student Exchange Programme (International) 2015/16

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Visit of the University of Tasmania, Australia

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Application Period for Student Exchange Programme @ HKIEd (Semester 1/ Full-year exchange, 2015-16)
Period: 23 March 2015 – 30 April 2015

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Visit of University of Hradec Králové, Czech Republic

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The Vintage: Heritage Walk & Antique Tram Party (18 April 2015)

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Visit of Malmö University, Sweden

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Visit of the Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences, Finland

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“Taste the World @ International Corner” (10 April 2015)

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Visit of the Jönköping University, Sweden

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Visit by Concordia University of Edmonton, Canada

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Application Period for International Teacher Training Programme @ HKIEd (Semester 1/ Full-year exchange, 2015-16)
Period: 6 February 2015 – 31 March 2015

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Duty Trip to Korea Study Abroad Fair, Seoul, Korea (26-30 Mar, 2015)

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APAIE Conference and Exhibition 2015, Beijing (22-27 Mar, 2015)

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Duty Trip to STAR Education Fair, Penang, Malaysia (19-23 Mar, 2015)

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“Cultural Showcase– Celebration of National Days & Festivals”(19 March 2015)

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Visit of Oxford Brookes University, United Kingdom

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Walk on the Dragon's Back

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Did You Know?

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

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

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

We were No.1 for success rate in Humanities and Creative Arts 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

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

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

97% of our academic staff hold doctoral qualifications

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

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

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

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

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