Young Professionals in the HKU Business School

Programme Code: SISB2207

Faculty of: HKU Business School

Level-of-study: S3-S5

Area of Interest: Business

Programme Period: July 25, 2022 to July 29, 2022

Programme Schedule: (10:00 - 13:00 ) & (14:30-17:30) in the entire period.

Programme Fee: HKD 6,800

Teaching Mode: Online

Discount(s) on Programme Fee:
20% - Academy Summer Scholarship / HKUSI Alumni Discount
10% - Referral Discount / HKU Members Discount
5% - Early Bird Discount (Deadline: February 28, 2022) / Private Discount
* All discounts are NOT in conjunction with any other discounts.
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Deadline for Application:
June 24, 2022

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This programme has been changed from face-to-face to online delivery mode.

Academic Areas: Accounting – Business Innovation – Economics and Finance – FinTech – Strategic Management and Creative Marketing

Programme Description:

Explore the fun side of business and economics in a five-day programme offering secondary school students a vibrant and rewarding experience with faculty and students of the HKU Business School during the summer.

The programme is composed of lectures given by the instructors of the HKU Business School, and interaction with current business students for exchange of ideas and experience.  Aspects of accounting, business innovation, marketing, and business strategy and management, and their applications in today’s business world will be covered.  Latest topics on economics and finance will also be discussed.  The programme will conclude with a startup pitch competition for students to persuade their professors to “invest” in their company.

Learning objectives:  

The main objective of the programme is to allow prospective students to explore and discover their interest in various areas of business and economics, and offer some insight into what an undergraduate programme in Business may help them achieve.

Course Schedule: 10 sessions (10:00 – 13:00 and 14:30 – 17:30) during the entire programme period.

• HKU Summer Institute reserves the right to change, amend, modify, suspend, continue or terminate all or any part of the programme either in an individual case or in general, at any time without notice.

• Students of non-credit bearing programmes will receive a certificate upon programme completion. Students of credit-bearing programmes can apply a transcript stated with HKU credits, please contact your home institution about the issue related to HKU credits recognition.

• You understand that you must be available for the entire duration of the programme, from the start to the end of the programme. 20% absence is allowed for emergencies or sick leave with legitimate reason and official letterhead proof for the absence. Students have the responsibility to contact the programme coordinator and/or teacher concerned about this ahead of time. No exceptions will be made, unless prior approval has been given. You are expected to be punctual for all classes and tutorials. Unexcused cases of lateness may count as absence. Students who fail to achieve an 80% of attendance or absence without legitimate reason and official letterhead proof for the absence will not be awarded the HKU Credits or the Certificate of Completion.