Outside Guangdong Province Mainland Exchange Programme for Secondary Students (2018/19) < Back



The Education Bureau (EDB) organises “Outside Guangdong Province Mainland Exchange Programme for Secondary School Students (2018/19)” (the Programme), in line with the school curriculum, aims at providing different learning experiences for students to deepen their understanding of the history, culture, arts, ethnic minorities, Confucianism, ecology and conservation in Mainland (including Beijing, Chongqing, Sichuan, Guizhou, Shandong, Dunhuang, Xian, Dalian and Shenyang).


EDB has commissioned service providers to organise 7 trips (of which 1 trip divided into 2 sub-trips) outside Guangdong province between February and August 2019.  The trips range from four to six days.  Students from Secondary 1 to Secondary 6 may participate.  Please refer to Annex 1 (Chinese version only) for details of the Programme and application procedures and Annex 2 (Chinese version only) for the itineraries and other information of these 7 trips.


Schools may apply for joining more than one of the trips within the 2018/19 school year and encourage students who have not participated in Mainland exchange programmes before to join.  Participation of students is on a voluntary basis.


Schools, which would like to nominate their students to participate in the Programme, should download the application form from the websites of the service providers.  The completed application form should be returned to relevant service provider by fax within the specified period of time [Please refer to Annex 2 (Chinese version only)] before the departure of the trip which the school intends to join.



For enquiries on the enrolment and itinerary, please contact relevant service providers.  For general enquiries on the Programme, please contact the Students Mainland Exchange Programme Section of EDB at 2892 6517 or 2892 5734. 


For details, please refer to the Education Bureau Circular Memorandum No. 184/2018. [download]