In alignment with the school curriculum, the Education Bureau (EDB) organises the Mainland exchange programme for students entitled “An Exploration into the History and Culture of Dalian and Shenyang 2017” (the Programme) with an aim to strengthening students’ knowledge of the important historical events and figures in the modern history of Northeast China, understanding of the cultural and architecture as well as people’s lives in Northeast China.


This 5-day programme is scheduled for 16 to 20 September 2017. Details and application procedures are attached at Annex 1 to Annex 3 in the Circular Memorandum (Chinese version only).


Each school can nominate at most two groups of participants (each group consists of 10 senior secondary students and 1 teacher) for the Programme. Schools can encourage students who have not participated in Mainland exchange programmes before to join, and all participation is on a voluntary basis. Interested schools are requested to complete and return the application form (Annex 4 in the Circular Memorandum, Chinese version only) to the Students Mainland Exchange Programme Section of EDB by fax (3104 0716) on or before 5 July 2017 (Wednesday). Late submissions will not be accepted.



For enquiries, please contact the Students Mainland Exchange Programme Section, Education Bureau at 2892 5726 or 2892 6475.


For details, please refer to the Education Bureau Circular Memorandum No. 86/2017. [download]