BJ International Student Exchanges

International Student Exchanges The JMSC provides opportunities to learn beyond the classroom by emphasizing social and intellectual interactions and encouraging students to “think global.”  Our exchange programme permits students to apply for semester- or year-long exchange programmes at top journalism schools in Europe and North America. Through the separately run HKU Worldwide Undergraduate Student Exchange Programme, students also may apply for exchange opportunities at more than 100 other universities worldwide. JMSC’s partner institutions

Eligibility

  • All non-final year BJ students are eligible to apply, with the exception of students who have previously been or are already accepted for an exchange under the HKU Worldwide Undergraduate Student Exchange Programme, or any other student exchange programme organized by other faculties or departments of the university
  • Students are allowed to apply for both the JMSC Exchange Programme and the HKU Worldwide Exchange Programme but may accept only one

Applications

  • Applications will be accepted between November 21 and 12 noon on December 9, 2016
  • Interested parties should submit the application form (available below) for the JMSC Exchange Programme 2017-2018 directly to the JMSC. Late or incomplete applications will not be accepted
  • Please view the JMSC Exchange Programme Guide and JMSC Exchange Programme Checklist (available below) before completing the application form
  • Appropriate candidates will be invited to attend an interview in January 2017

JMSC Student Exchange Scholarship

  • Students can apply for financial assistance from the JMSC Student Exchange Scholarship via the OISE. Awards are based on financial need, academic achievement and extra-curricular participation

Notes

  • Successful applicants may be invited to attend and/or to give presentations and/or to describe exchange experiences at ceremonies and/or other events

Enquiries

  • Call 3917-1156, fax 2858-8736 or e-mail jmscbj@hku.hk and write [exchange] in the subject line

BJ Exchange Programme Application (Deadline: December 8, 2017)

JMSC Exchange Programme Guide (download powerpoint slide)

Pre-departure Information

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