The Education Bureau (EDB) organises the Mainland exchange programme for students entitled “Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Bay Area Exploration Series: An Exploration into the Economic Development and Guangdong-Hong Kong Cooperation in Nansha and Qianhai” (the Programme). In line with the school curriculum, the Programme aims at providing students with life-wide learning experiences and enhancing their understanding of the economic plan of the Mainland, especially the economic development in the cities of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Bay Area as well as Guangdong-Hong Kong cooperation. 


EDB has commissioned a service provider to organise this one-day programme between October 2018 and August 2019.  Students from Secondary 3 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 this Programme.


Schools may apply for joining this programme within the 2018/19 school year and encourage students who have not participated in Mainland exchange programmes before to join this Programme, and all participation 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 website of the service provider.  The completed application form should be returned to the service provider by fax at least three weeks prior to the departure of the trip which the school intends to join.




For enquiries on the enrolment and itinerary,please contact the service provider at 2833 6618.  For general enquiries on the Programme, please contact the Students Mainland Exchange Programme Section of EDB at 2892 5936 or 2892 6472.


For details, please refer to the Education Bureau Circular Memorandum No. 135/2018. [download]