University New Academic Year Opening Ceremony: A Warm Welcome to Over 1,300 New Students
Hong Kong Shue Yan University held its opening ceremony on 28th August, where Academic Vice President, Professor Selina Chan delivered a speech to the new students, expressing that the University is committed to expanding the field of liberal education in the digital age, including using digital technology to enhance cross-disciplinary teaching and
238 HKSYU Students Awarded Scholarships Under the Self-financing Post-secondary Scholarship Scheme (SPSS)
The Self-financing Post-secondary Scholarship Scheme (SPSS) is set up under the Self-financing Post-secondary Education Fund, and there are five types of scholarships under the Scheme, namely: Outstanding Performance Scholarship, Best Progress Award, Talent Development Scholarship, Reaching Out Award, and Endeavour Scholarship. A total of 238 HKSYU
HKSYU Annual Scholarship Award Ceremony More than $9.8 Million of Scholarships & Bursaries Awarded throughout the Year
The Hong Kong Shue Yan University (HKSYU) Annual Scholarship Award Ceremony 2022/23 was successfully held on the afternoon of 28 April 2023 at the Lady Lily Shaw Hall. The ceremony invited Ms. LI Mei Sheung, Permanent Secretary for Education, as the officiating guest.
Two Elite Athletes of HKSYU Selected for Chengdu2021 FISU World University Games University Management Attends Flag Presentation Ceremony to Show Support
Two elite athletes from HKSYU, YIP Wing Yan and CHONG See Yeung, have been selected for the Hong Kong delegation in the “Chengdu 2021 FISU World University Games” (hereinafter referred to as “Chengdu2021 World University Games”). YIP Wing Yan represented the Taekwondo team in the Poomsae event, while CHONG See Yeung represented the Athletics team i
The University received nearly 6 million in funding from the University Grants Committee for nine research projects.
Hong Kong Shue Yan University has been granted more than HKD 5.95 million in funding by the University Grants Committee (UGC) to carry out nine research projects.
Veea Trollee Partnership and Veea Asia Launching Ceremony
At the launching ceremony of Veea Trollee Partnership and Veea Asia held at Hong Kong Shue Yan University on 26th June, 2023, Prof. Catherine Sun, HKSYU Senior Vice President, thanked Mr. Steven Loke, a member of HKSYU’s Board of Governors and the Executive Chairman of iFREE Group President, for sharing the latest development in retail technology.
“Virtual Tour of Hungry Ghosts (Yulan) Festival” to preserve and curate Intangible Cultural Heritage
As one of the foremost local institutions engaging in digital humanities, Hong Kong Shue Yan University hosted a public launch event on 15th July, 2023 to unveil the “Virtual Tour of Hungry Ghosts (Yulan) Festival”, the latest research effort for the project “Three Celebrations
HKSYU Launched a New Programme “BSSc (Hons) in Arts, Culture & Technology” Cultivating Talents Integrating Arts, Culture, and Technology
The Department of Sociology has launched a new programme namely the “BSSc (Hons) in Arts, Culture & Technology” to cultivate talents integrating arts, culture, and technology.
Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Applied Data Science (New!)
This programme aims to equip graduates with cross-disciplinary skills to understand and overcome the challenges associated with interpreting large volumes of data and communicating the results to the intended audience to enable data-driven decision making and solve real-world problems.
HKSYU Enrolls Over 1300 New Admittees in 2023 With Its Good Academic Reputation and Teaching Quality
Results notices of the 2023 Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education Examination (HKDSE) were issued on 19 July. This year, about 48,700 candidates sat the HKDSE, and over 17,400 candidates attained the “3322” requirement, which means meeting the minimum general entrance requirements for local undergraduate programmes. According to the information,
HKSYU launches ChatGPT chatbot and guidelines to enhance the potential of AI in teaching and learning
Recognizing the revolutionary potential of artificial intelligence (AI) in teaching and learning, HKSYU is de- lighted to announce the launch of a dedicated HKSYU ChatGPT chatbot (https://chatgpt.hksyu.edu) at no cost to all full-time students and teaching staff start- ing September 2023.
“Friendly Website Award” for Shue Yan Library Website
Hong Kong Shue Yan University Library was granted the “Friendly Website Award” in Web Accessibility Recognition Scheme 2022-2023, a recognition that highlights our commitment to providing an accessible digital environment for all users.
The Department of Sociology Held a Virtual Hybrid Academic Lecture on “Metaverse and Public Welfare Action”
The Department of Sociology organized a virtual hybrid academic lecture on “Metaverse and Public Welfare Action” on 4 May. By integrating the industries of arts, education, and retail, as well as explaining how the metaverse helps public welfare actions at various social levels, the lecture enabled the public to learn about the megatrends of the me
The Department of Law and Business and the Academia Organize Mock Trial Competition to Nurture a New Generation of Legal Talents
The Department of Law and Business of HKSYU, in collaboration with the Hong Kong Schools Mooting and Mock Trial Association, organizes the Hong Kong Schools Mooting and Mock Trial Competition. On 17 June, the closing cum prize presentation ceremony of the Hong Kong Schools Mooting and Mock Trial Competition 2022-23 was held at HKSYU.
The Department of Journalism and Communication Organizes “Chinese Martial Arts and Sports Culture Communication” Camp Promoting Chinese Culture through Photography Technology and Social Media
The “Chinese Martial Arts and Sports Culture Communication” project, organized by the research team of the Department of Journalism and Communication, held a camp from 3 July to 6 July at HKSYU. Nearly 200 primary and secondary school students and members of the public attended the three-day event. Dr. LEE Ka Man, Director of the project, Associate
First-year Students of the Department of Applied Data Science Successfully Completed Summer Internships
Hans, a first-year student of the Department of Applied Data Science at HKSYU, worked as an electronic product design assistant at GoPro (International) LTD from June to July this year. This internship experience made Hans have a fulfilling and meaningful summer vacation.
Sociology Student Grace Awarded “For Our Future Scholarship”
Miss LI Yi Grace, a fourth-year student from the Department of Sociology, was awarded the Third “For Our Future Scholarship”. The Award Presentation Ceremony was successfully held on 26 April at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. The scholarship is offered by “The Greater Bay Area Homeland Youth Community Foundation” to local universit
HKSYU Students Represent Hong Kong to Participate in the “GBA College Students Creative Festival
HKSYU students participated in the “Greater Bay Area College Students Creative Festival” (hereinafter referred to as “GBA Creative Festival”). Four teams of HKSYU students won in the 2022 GBA Creative Festival (Hong Kong Division) and the winning teams were selected to represent Hong Kong to participate in the final contest held in Guangzhou in May
Office of Student Affairs (OSA) Organizes Professional Talk Circle Alumni Praise the Rapid Development of Digital Humanities at HKSYU
On 16 June, the Office of Student Affairs (OSA) of HKSYU and the Department of Applied Data Science co-organize the “Professional Talk Circle 2023”. Shue Yan alumni are invited to visit the facilities of the Department of Applied Data Science and to attend a lecture on “The Future of AI”.
Successful Conclusion of SYU Cup 7-a-side Football Competition
The SYU Cup 7-a-side Football Competition was successfully concluded on 1 April 2023, which was the final SYU Cups competition organized by the P.E. Section in the current academic year. Five teams participated in the competition, except the members of the football school team, members of other sports teams, and students from the Department of Soci