*Application for Non-local students already expired on March 31, 2023.
This course will introduce concept of artificial intelligent, machine learning, Internet of Things (IoT) with hands-on practice to train AI model for image, audio and human posture classification using an on-line web service tool.
A set of IoT experiential kit will also be given to each participants for the hands on practice. The kit involves a microcontroller, circuit board and a mini LCD display. Students will learn how to set up the development environment with their own laptop and program the microcontroller for mobile control through Wifi and the web for the implementation of different IoT applications.
Students will also be inspired for technological entrepreneurship and work on a group project to design and innovate AI/IoT service or product for commercialization.
Certificate of Outstanding Performance will be issued to participants with outstanding performance in the course.
Monday to Friday (09:30-12:30)
* All discounts are NOT in conjunction with any other discounts.
For Undergraduate/Postgraduate Students ONLY
Students whose first language or teaching medium in the home institution is not English are required to submit one of the following test types to prove your mastery of the English Language:
If a student’s first language or teaching medium in the home institution is English, please upload a declaration statement for our reference.
Remark(s) for English proficiency documents:
Unless otherwise specified, there are no minimum score requirements for language tests, programme host will determine if the applicants are capable of the programme. Please refer to the programme page to view the specific admission criteria of programme concerned.
Applying to HKUSI
Applications for the HKU Summer Institute 2024 Summer Programmes will be available on a rolling basis in Mid-November, 2023. All applications must be completed via the HKU Summer Institute Online Application System. Undergraduate/Postgraduate and Secondary School Programmes will be conducted in face-to-face or online mode. Applicants are reminded to carefully review on the requirements of the respective programme webpage before applying.
Mid-November, 2023 (To be Announced)
10% Early Bird: January 31, 2024
For Non-local students: March 31, 2024
For Local students: May 31, 2024
*The application deadline may vary for some programmes. Please refer to the specific programme for the most up-to-date information.
To find out the specific requirements and application deadlines of individual programmes, please check the links below:
Your application, together with the materials submitted, will be reviewed once accepted by the system. Admission results will be announced on a rolling basis after January 31, 2024, subject to the decision of the offering Units/Faculties/Departments. The earlier you apply, the better your chance of securing a place in the summer programmes.
An applicant should submit a complete application online before the application deadline, please prepare the following documents before you start the online application process:
Education and Qualification
Additional Supporting Documents
Additional documents as required by individual programme(s) e.g. recommendation letter from school principal, personal statement, short essay, additional form.
For more details, please refer to the following links:
For inquiries, please contact us.
Academy for the talented – We’re searching for talents and YOU are wanted!
For Secondary School Students ONLY
Want to join the HKU Academy for the Talented Family? Students who are currently in Form 2/Grade 8 or above can submit a Talent Search application now! For more details, please visit https://talented.hku.hk/
HKU Academy for the Talented offers Summer Scholarships to the Academy members joining summer programmes offered by the HKU Summer Institute. Members who have successfully received an offer from the summer programmes will receive a scholarship which is equivalent to a 10% discount on the programme fee.
Level of Study Comparison Chart for Secondary School Students:
Please refer to the Summer at HKU - Accommodation Webpage.
Social & Cultural Activities Fee
*Fees are non-refundable after your acceptance of the offer.
*Payments must be settled online via credit card or ePayment.
Payment Methods - Online credit card payment (Application fee/Programme fee)
Once your application is successful, the online credit card payment will be made available to process payment for your application fee, accommodation fee, and programme fee (if applicable) by the deadline.
*Offers will be issued on a rolling basis after January 31, 2024, for details, please refer to the respective programme webpage. The successful application will be notified and asked to confirm acceptance by settling the programme fee within 3 calendar days. We will confirm your place only after you have paid in full.