The Education Bureau (EDB) organises the Mainland exchange programme for students entitled “Passing on the Torch” Platform Programme Series: An Exploration into the History, Culture and Natural Ecosystems of Inner Mongolia (2017/18) (the Programme). The Programme aims at enhancing students’ understanding of the history and culture of Inner Mongolia, and the ultlisation of natural resources for economic development. Students can also experience the lifestyle and customs of the nomadic tribes.


This 5-day programme is scheduled for 25 to 29 June 2018. 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 Secondary 4 to 6 students and 1 teacher) for the Programme. Schools can encourage students who have not participated in Mainland exchange programmes before to join the Programme, and all participation is on a voluntary basis. Interested schools are requested to return the completed 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 9 March 2018 (Friday). Late submissions will not be accepted.



For enquiries, please contact the Students Mainland Exchange Programme Section, Education Bureau at 2892 5734 or 2892 6475.


For details, please refer to the Education Bureau Circular Memorandum No. 20/2018. [download]