Mainland Exchange Programme for Junior Secondary and Upper Primary Students 2018/19 < Back


The Education Bureau (EDB) organises the Mainland exchange programme for students entitled “Mainland Exchange Programme for Junior Secondary and Upper Primary Students” (the Programme), in line with the school curriculum, aims at providing different learning experiences for students to deepen their understanding of the history, culture, custom, urban/rural developments, economic development, technological innovation as well as nature conservation in the Mainland (including Guangdong, Jiangxi, Guangxi, Shanghai and Nanjing).


EDB has commissioned service providers to organise 22 trips between September 2018 and August 2019.  The trips range from one to four days.  These 22 trips include 4 trips outside Guangdong Province and 18 trips in Guangdong Province (with 2 trips divided into 2 sub-trips each).  Please refer to Annex 1 in the Circular Memorandum(Chinese version only) for details of the Programme and application procedures and Annex 2 in the Circular Memorandum(Chinese version only) for the itineraries and other information of these 22 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 in the Circular Memorandum (Chinese version only)] before the departure of the trip which the school intends to join.



For enquiries, please contact the Students Mainland Exchange Programme Section, Education Bureau at 2892 6517、2892 6543 or 2892 6462.


For details, please refer to the Education Bureau Circular Memorandum No. 98/2018. [download]