- General Information for Education in Hong Kong
Hong Kong Education Bureau: http://www.edb.gov.hk/en/index.html
Hong Kong Examinations and Assessment Authority: http://www.hkeaa.edu.hk/tc/
Joint University Programmes Admissions System (JUPAS): http://www.jupas.edu.hk/tc/j4
- Kindergarten Education
Kindergarten education is offered to children in the 3-5 age groups. Kindergartens are run by voluntary organizations or private bodies.
- Primary Education
Primary schooling starts at the age around 6. All eligible children are, on application, allocated primary 1 places in government and aided primary schools through the Primary One Admission System.
On the completion of primary education, students are, on the application, allocated subsidized Secondary 1 places in government and aided schools through the Secondary School Places Allocation System.
General Information on Secondary School Places Allocation (SSPA) System:
Secondary Four Placement Mechanism:
Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE):
Hong Kong has different education institutions offering higher education, with some are funded by the government while some are self-financed.
Degree-awarding Higher Education Institutions:
Diploma/ Higher Diploma & Associate Degree:
Vocational Training Council (VTC):
Supportive Measures for Non-Chinese Speaking Students
The Education Bureau (EDB) is committed to assisting all non-Chinese speaking (NCS) students in adapting to the local education system and integrating into the community as early as possible.
Education services for non-Chinese speaking (NCS) students: