CCCEA along with The Association of Hong Kong Chinese Middle Schools (HKCMS) organized the “Canada Higher Education Research Trip” during the period of September 26 to October 5, 2014. 11 Hong Kong secondary school principals and supervisors from thirteen schools visited more than ten Canadian universities and colleges, including the University of British Columbia, Simon Fraser University, and McMaster University. The trip aims to enhance the delegates’ understanding of the Canadian tertiary education system, as well as the credit transfer system and admission requirements. As a result, principal delegates have signed memorandum of understandings (MOU) with four universities and colleges, strengthening the educational co-operation between Hong Kong and Canada.
During the period of April 29 to May 7, 2016, CCCEA along with Hong Kong Direct Subsidy Scheme Schools Council organized the “Canada Educational Trip”. 21 Hong Kong DSS school principals and teachers visited 8 Canadian universities, colleges and secondary schools, including University of British Columbia, University of Victoria, Crofton House School. The Council has also signed memorandum of understandings (MOU) with Royal Roads University and Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU), with a view to strengthening the bilateral relations that is beneficial to Hong Kong students interested in furthering studies in Canada.
The “Canada Higher Education Research Trip” was reported on Sing Tao Daily on October 15, 2014. (Article in Chinese only)
The “Canada Educational Trip” was reported on Sing Tao Daily (Vancouver) on May 7, 2016. (Article in Chinese only)
The authorized travel agent of the air-ticket and accommodation arrangement for the above summer camps is F.S. International Travel Services Ltd. (Licence No.: 353624).