Hong Kong, Mainland students more interested in studying in Asia

The survey of 2,739 students planning their future educational paths found that 84% had no interest in studying abroad, backing up a previous survey from BOSSA in which agents predicted a drop in students going abroad. “They think Hong Kong offers a more international...

Hong Kong unis roll out schemes for students unable to go abroad

Places are opening at the University of Hong Kong for local residents who “have already received an acceptance letter to undertake an undergraduate degree program from the overseas university”, and meet the HKU’s admission requirements. “During their studies, visiting...

UK BNO offer creates spike in Hong Kong interest

Revealed on July 1, the UK government said British Nationals Overseas will be granted five years limited leave to remain, after which they will be able to apply for settled status before being able to apply for citizenship. The bespoke BNO route was announced by...

Australia offers Hong Kong intl students path to permanent residency

An estimated 10,000 Hong Kongers in Australia – including temporary skilled workers – will be eligible for residency programs, as well as 2,500 that are overseas and 1,250 in the process of applying for visas. Those already in the country on temporary graduate visas...