The Education Bureau (EDB) organises the Mainland exchange programme for students entitled Commemoration of the “September 18 Incident” and Exploration of the History, Culture and Economic Development of Shenyang and Changchun (2018/19) (the Programme).  The Programme, in line with the school curriculum, aims at enhancing students’ knowledge of the major historical events through visiting the “September 18 Incident” memorial site on 18 September, deepen their understanding of the history, culture and local school life as well as the industrial development of Northeast China.


This 5-day programme is scheduled for 16 to 20 September 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 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 8 June 2018 (Friday).  Late submissions will not be accepted.



For enquiries, please contact the Students Mainland Exchange Programme Section, Education Bureau at 2892 5726 or 2892 6475.


For details, please refer to the Education Bureau Circular Memorandum No. 66/2018. [download]