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Student Experience

East-West Encounters


"We all SMILE in the same language!"


The “East-West Encounters” Programme aims to orientate newly arrived international & exchange students and to foster cross-cultural exchanges between local and non-local students at HKBU.


It does so by mixing the student ambassadors and the non-local students in a range of educational and cultural activities including:


Buddies Scheme


   Arrival Pick-up & Orientation


Thursday Party   Outings

ALL Local, Mainland, International, as well as Exchange (1-year) students are eligible to be our ambassadors!​

The Programme is designed to nurture student ambassadors to cultivate their leadership, organisation and communication skills.

It is hoped that through this means friendships are developed between local and non-local students.


Thursday Party@AAB704

Thursday Party@AAB704


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Interested in connecting with HKBU student ambassadors and other exchange students? Join our Facebook Groups! 

Student ambassadors: "HKBU East-West Encounters"       Exchange students: "HKBU Incoming Exchange"

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For general enquiries, please contact International Office

Email.    Phone. 3411-6470, 3411-6471