The Education Bureau (EDB) organises the Mainland exchange programme for students entitled An Exploration into the History, Culture and Economic Development of Harbin (2018/19) (the Programme).  The Programme, in line with the school curriculum, aims at enhancing students’ understanding of the history, culture and economic development in Harbin, how foreign cultures impacted on Harbin, as well as to deepen their knowledge about the development of the Belt and Road Initiative and the prospects of further studies and development in the Mainland.


This 4-day programme is scheduled for 6 to 9 May 2019.  Details and application procedures are attached at Annex 1 to Annex 3 (Chinese version only).


Each school can nominate at mosttwo 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, Chinese version only) to the Students Mainland Exchange Programme Section of EDB by fax (3104 0716) on or before 31January 2019 (Thursday).  Late submissions will not be accepted.



For enquiries, please contact the Students Mainland Exchange Programme Section at 2892 5734 or 2892 6517. [download]