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HKU Medical and Healthcare Academy for the Talented


Programme Date and Time: July 17-21, 2023 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Target: S4-5 / Year 11-12 / 2024-25 Sept University Intake

Programme Fee: HK$4,750* (Face-to-face only)

Grant*: HK$0

Programme Code: ACTMACT2023


Programme Information:

This is a 5-day programme designed for S4 – S5 secondary school students to explore their potentials and interests in medical and health sciences professions. The programme will enable students to gain insight into their career prospects and allow them to interact with Faculty members and leading experts. Students will also have chances to intermingle with current students from medical and related disciplines and learn more about university life at HKU.

Course Outline:

This programme consists of a wide range of learning activities to enhance students’ understanding of medical, and health sciences topics through lectures, interactive workshops, laboratory practical sessions. We aim to demonstrate the diversity of expertise and specialties through a hands-on approach and tertiary learning experience. Students will have a chance to understand global health issues, form discussion groups and solve respective problems from different perspectives of various healthcare professional roles.

Supported by: 

Faculty of Education

Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine


*It is our firm belief that no student should be denied admission due to financial difficulties. Grant is available for students who can provide supporting documents issued by the Student Finance Office for receiving a full grant of Student Textbook Assistance Scheme or documents from the Social Welfare Department for obtaining CSSA. To apply, please select the specific programme on the system accordingly.

Disclaimer: Programme contents and formats are subject to change.  We will continue to work closely with professors to refine our programme and ensure that students will have a safe and enjoyable time. Programme fees and application fees are non-refundable.