National Defense Education Experience Camp (2018/19) < Back


The Education Bureau (EDB) organises the “National Defense Education Experience Camp” (the Camp) with an aim of developing students’ self-discipline, perserverance and team spirit, strengthening students’ understanding of national defense and the legal system in the Mainland, as well as enhancing their life skills and planning for the future.  Three identical 5-day camps will be held in Zhongshan with schedules as follows:


Camp A

12 to 16 November 2018

Camp B

17 to 21 December 2018

Camp C

18 to 22 March 2019


Details and application procedures are attached at Annex 1 to Annex 3 in the Circular Memorandum(Chinese version only).


The Camp mainly caters for students who have positive learning attitude and are active in participating in competitions/services inside/outside the school.  Each school can nominate at most four groups of participants (each group consists of 10 Secondary 2 to 5 students and 1 teacher) for the Camp and encourage students who have not participated in Mainland exchange programmes before to join the Camp, and all participation is on a voluntary basis.  Interested schools are required 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 12 October 2018 (Friday) [for participating in Camp A and Camp B] or on or before 31 January 2019 (Thursday) [for participating in Camp C].  Late submissions will not be accepted.



For enquiries, please contact the Students Mainland Exchange Programme Section, Education Bureau at 2892 5726 or 2892 6477.


For details, please refer to the Education Bureau Circular Memorandum No. 115/2018. [download]