Study in Hong Kong Guide

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Study Abroad in Hong Kong for Pakistani Students

 

Why Pakistani Students Should Study in Hongkong

Hong Kong! Are you really thinking about the Hong Kong to make Study Abroad tour? But are you non familiar about the Hong Kong that what it actually is? Do not worry and keep reading to know about all the possible aspects of Hong Kong. Hong Kong is one of the most beautiful Asian Countries. In the night time the country looks like a country of lights and in the morning time the beautiful weather conditions and natural sceneries are all make the Hong Kong a best place to visit or stay. Instead of visit another thing that makes it a favorable place is the education system that offers by the Hong Kong.

From the Asian ranking the Universities in Hong Kong occupy the central positions. The low cost education with high quality is the aim of the universities by Hong Kong. Moreover, there are scholarships programs are offered by some universities and organizations by Hong Kong that assist the domestic as well as international students to ease their studies. For the needy international students Hong Kong also offers the part time working opportunity. So, all these things really make Hong Kong a favorite destination for study abroad.   

Admission Process in Hong Kong?

For getting admissions in the Universities or colleges of Hong Kong one must know that Universities and colleges by Hong Kong offer different criteria to get admission. The admission process vary from university to university or may also vary from study area to study area. However, the general requirements for getting admission in Hongkomg Institutes are described below.

The students are to be informed that they first select their subject and then choose the university according to their selected subject. Apply in the university which is best according to your subject. Students are also to be informed that they must know the complete criteria for admission and then apply for the admission. In case you are not eligible then do not take the risk of applying.

Following are the best universities situated in Hong Kong:

  • The University of Hong Kong

  • Chinese University of Hong Kong

  • City University of Hong Kong

  • Hong Kong Polytechnic University

  • The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

  • Hong Kong Baptist University

  • Education University of Hong Kong

  • Lingnan University

  • Hong Kong Shue Yan University

  • Open University of Hong Kong

  • Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts

  • Chu Hai College of Higher Education

Following are the documents that are required for getting admission in Hong Kong Universities:

  • Students are asked to apply duly filled application form.

  • Photographs

  • Previous academic records in relevant area of study.

  • English language Proficiency Certification i.e. IELTS or TOEFL.   

  • A proof of fee paying.

  • Any other requirement offered by your selected university. 

Application Deadlines in Hongkong Universities and Colleges:

Normally, the applications process run till the July to September in the Universities of Hong Kong. However, there are some private sector universities that offer the admissions date according to their specific schedule. So, students then ask to confirm the date from their selected universities.

What is the Study Cost in Hong Kong for International Students?

There are different kinds of universities our students find in Hong Kong. Almost all the faculties are teaching in Hong Kong. The students are to be informed that the tuition fee of the universities of Hong Kong runs from HK$90,000 - HK$265,000 per year. Different subjects with different level of studies all cover in this average cost of study

 

What is Living Cost in Hong Kong?

Living cost is the basic expenditure that you face while living anywhere. As living in Hong Kong as an international student you have to face the expenditures or costs of foods, transportation, clothes, bills, accommodations, courses and other fun or joys. An examination about the living cost in Hong Kong reveals that a student needs Approx. HK$50,000 per year to live a sound living there.

How to get Accommodation in Hong Kong?

There are two types of accommodations students normally get as living or studying there in Hong Kong. Students can get the accommodation through the university that is the accommodation comprised on Hostels or Students Halls of residence. The second one is the private accommodation in Hongkong that students find out side from their universities. There are following types or moods of these accommodations:

Hostels Accommodation

Hostels or students halls of residence provide the accommodation inside the campus and these are of following:

  • Students’ Dormitories

  • Students’ Clubs

  • Students’ Societies

  • Greek Houses    

Per year costs of hostels and students halls of residence is about HK$15,000 – HK$45,000.

Private Accommodation in Hongkong for International Students:

Private Accommodation provides the accommodation outside the campus and these are of following:

  • Private Apartments

  • Single Flats

  • Private Hostels 

  • Paying Guest

Per year costs of private accommodation is about HK$96,000 – HK$180,000.

 

How to get Student Visa for Hong Kong?

For the Pakistani students it is clear that the students need visa for getting entrance permission in Hong Kong. There are different types of visas exist for different categories of students. Normally, the categories vary from program to program or duration to duration. However, for every category of visa the general documents requirement is mentioned below for the convenience of the interested candidates.  

Following are the required documents to apply for Student Visa in Hong Kong:

  • Applicants must duly filled and signed a form ID995A.

  • Applicants must duly filled and signed a form ID995B by sponsor (University).

  • Applicants must send the photocopies of identity card and travel documents.

  • Applicants must show a recent passport sized photograph.

  • Applicants must send a copy of admission letter from a university of Hong Kong.  

  • Applicants are asked to show financial statement for showing their ability to bear the expenditures of study and living in Hong Kong.

  • Applicants will also be asked to show their accommodation in Hong Kong.

  • Applicants must pay the visa fee.  

Hongkong Visa Fee for Pakistani Students: 

Applicants are asked to pay an amount of HK$160 which is equal to US$20.60 as visa fee.

An amount of HK$290 which is equal to US$37 is courier fee that is also pay by the candidates

 

 

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