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The online event provides a wide array of Live Admission Talks targeting for students who wish to apply through JUPAS, Non-JUPAS or Senior Year Admissions Scheme. Over 110 virtual booths will be showcased and Live Chats Sessions will be available throughout the Day. The event is free-of-charge. All are welcome. Participants can browse online to understand academic programmes, college life and various learning opportunities.

Click to REGISTER NOW for the event. Please also check out the Online Event Schedule there in order to plan your virtual journey based on academic needs and interests ahead of time.


Admission Talks

We are also glad to announce that GPA is going to organize 2 admission talks as well as live chat session on the event day. The talks include the introduction of GPA alongside Q&A sessions. Please find more information about the admission talks below.

Admission Talk Session 1

Time: 10:30am
Topic: Introduction to GPA
Language: Cantonese
Speaker: Prof. Carlos Lo, GPA Department Chairperson

Admission Talk Session 2

Time: 1:00pm
Topic: Introduction to GPA
Language: English
Speaker: Dr. James F. Downes GPA Lecturer


Live Chat with GPA admission team and our student ambassadors

You can chat online with our GPA admissions team and our student ambassadors from 9am - 6pm.

Instagram Meet and Greet with our Staff and Students
2 live sessions will be organized by our student ambassadors via Instagram.

Meet and Greet Session 1
Time: 11:30am

Meet and Greet Session 2
Time: 2:00pm


BSSc in Government and Public Administration



European Interest had the opportunity to interview Dr. James F. Downes on the rise, governing and expected future politics of the two government parties. James Downes is a Lecturer in Comparative Politics in the Department of Government and Public Administration at The Chinese University of Hong Kong and a Senior Fellow and Head of The Populism Research Unit at the Centre for Analysis of the Radical Right (CARR). He explained how the two governments move towards the radical right and their “bras de fer” with the European Commission and the European Parliament. He also discussed the potential of an alliance between the two parties and governments.

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