Centennial College Information Day


Centennial College Information Day

Did you know that liberal arts graduates are amongst the most employable? Would you be interested in finding out about the programmes and scholarships offered by Centennial College, the independent Liberal Arts College established by The University of Hong Kong?

Why not come and join us at the Centennial College Information Day on 18 February, and experience at first hand a taste of liberal arts education as well as meet with professors and students of the College. You are most welcome! Here are some of the highlights of events for you to get involved with:

  • Ongoing Programme consultation and activities (Details)

  • Introduction to our generous 4-year scholarship/tuition waiver scheme (Details)

  • Two sessions of feature talks (Details)

  • Booths by student societies

  • Tour to HKU Chi Wah Learning Commons (Details)

Students who apply for admission onsite and on the day will receive a free movie voucher, be given a conditional offer, and will be told their chances of getting a scholarship! Centennial College Open day could be your Open Day to a bright future!


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Programme consultation and activities

There will be programme consultations for the different Majors throughout the day and a range of exciting activities in which to get involved. Do join us!

Major Activity
Language and Communication Phonetic and Singing
Media, Culture and Creativity Fortune Telling Tarot Cards
Business Management and the Liberal Arts Leadership Challenge
China and Global Studies China and Globalisation Quizzes
Social Behaviour and Public Policy Mix and Match: How much you know about public policy in ​Hong Kong?
Sustainability, Technology and Society Doom and Gloom of the World?
Professional Accounting Your Understanding of Professional Accountancy Body

Date:18 February 2017 (Saturday)
Time:2:30pm - 5:00pm
Venue:Centennial College, 3 Wah Lam Path, Pokfulam, Hong Kong


Feature Talks

“Are liberal arts graduates employable?”


Speaker: Professor Edward Chen, Council Chairman of Centennial College

Professor Chen will share with you the benefits of liberal arts education in the new, service-based economy. He will outline why liberal arts education is the best undergraduate education you can have and the reasons its graduates are so readily employable.


“5-Star Chinese Writing”

Speaker: Ben Sir

Centennial College is proud to present Ben Sir - master of Cantonese and creativity - to discuss the best preparation tips for DSE Chinese writing.


DSE students, AD/HD students, other students, parents and teachers are ALL welcome to join us!

Date:18 February 2017 (Saturday)
Time:2:30pm - 5:00pm
Venue:Centennial College, 3 Wah Lam Path, Pokfulam, Hong Kong


Tour to HKU Chi Wah Learning Commons and Main Library

Our students are privileged in being able to experience academic life and access various facilities at HKU - one of the Top Ten Universities in Asia:  they can take courses in the Faculties of Arts, Education and Science; use the world-class facilities of the Chi Wah Learning Commons, the many libraries and the fully-equipped, state-of-the-art sports centres.

On Information Day, the College will lay on a special tour to the Chi Wah Learning Commons and the Main Library so that students and their families can get a clear idea of the extensive facilities Centennial College students have access to. The 65,000 square foot Chi Wah Learning Commons is a technology-rich, common space where students, teachers, guests and visitors can come together to relax, interact or participate in the various kinds of learning and cultural activities that are regularly held there.This one-stop service will certainly boost student learning!

Spaces are limited. Please register in advance.
(Registration Deadline: 6:00pm, 16 Feb 2017)

Date:18 February 2017 (Saturday)