New! Submit Your Applications Online for
Student Exchange Programme 2017/18
We are delighted to launch an online application system!
For students interested in participating in the Student Exchange Programme 2017/18, please submit your applications online. The application period is:
November 7, 2016 (09:00 a.m.) to December 5, 2016 (11:59 p.m.)
for a life-changing experience?
Join the Student Exchange Programme and study outside Hong Kong for
one semester or one academic year to...
- Study in another educational setting at minimal additional cost;
- Learn from different professors;
- Take courses not offered at HKBU;
- Live in a different geographic area;
- Gain first hand knowledge of another culture;
- Develop self confidence and a sense of responsibility;
- Become more adaptable and flexible to new circumstances;
- Improve language skills;
- Enhance career prospects;
- Make new friends; and
- Have a lot of fun!
"It was my first time to make friends from other countries. It's a very
good experience. I experienced a lot of things during my time abroad.
My vision has been widened."
"Reshaping your thinking needs courage. It's overwhelming being an exchange
student. Though it could be challenging sometimes, you would have missed
out too much for not experiencing it. Going beyond the mountains and
horizons, somewhere out there, you will find a totally different
"Culture shock might be a challenging and painful process, but the experience
was the essence of exchange study that enabled me to explore a deeper
understanding about the world. To me, the one-year exchange study
was a very good learning opportunity."
"I could see how the year has shaped my personality, and even changed
my thoughts. I have become more independent and more analytical."