Dear New Students,

A very warm welcome to all of you to The Education University of Hong Kong family!

You are starting a new chapter in your life as you embark on a different learning journey to open your minds and broaden your horizons through a wide range of academic disciplines and extra-curriucular activities, as well as a myriad of ideas and thoughts. The entire EdUHK community is here to support you to achieve a fruitful university journey.

University life brings you boundless possibilities. I hope you will actively immerse yourselves in your studies and co-curricular activities, and learn from different perspectives to equip yourselves with relevant knowledge and expertise to become professional, caring and innovative educators or future leaders.

The COVID-19 pandemic, still raging around the world, has drastically transformed how we work, study, travel and socialise. However, you have overcome so many challenges under the new normal. You deserve great credit for your resilience and perseverance admist continuous interruptions in your studies and daily life.

The University has responded positively to the challenges with compassion and flexibility, yet without compromising our commitment to quality learning and teaching. With your health and safety in mind, teaching in the first semester of Year 2021/22 will be conducted face to face and online simultaneously. We will be with you every step of the way. Your faculty and course teachers will be communicating with you regarding class schedules and arrangements. You will have our full support.

This orientation website encompasses information tailored for new students, ranging from orientation activities, academic support services to university life planning. Please do take a look at the website and make full use of the resources available to you to embark on a vibrant university life.

Make your life and study at EdUHK rewarding and fruitful. I wish you the very best for your new adventures!

Professor Stephen Y. L. Cheung
President