How to Apply

  • You may obtain the application form:
    • from the Programme's website, or
    • by post to the Faculty of Education (Envelope should be marked: Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education) Programme), or
    • in person at the Faculty of Education on Room G1, Ho Tim Building, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories.
  • Completed application form should be submitted to the Faculty of Education by the application deadline together with the documents listed below. All documents submitted will not be returned.
    • Application fee of HK$180;
    • Copies of certificates of the Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination, Hong Kong Advanced Level Examination and other public examinations stated in the application form;
    • Copy of attaining the Qualified Kindergarten Teachers (QKT) status, if appropriate;
    • Copies of certificate and transcript of academic record of Certificate in Early Childhood Education at a recognized post-secondary institution, if appropriate;
    • Copies of other supporting documents such as publications or other relevant evidence in early childhood education, or in an appropriate academic or professional field, if appropriate;
    • Copies of past and current employment proof;
    • Two confidential recommendations to be sent directly to the Faculty of Education by the referees. It is preferable that one recommendation be provided by your current employer (e.g. principle of your teaching school) or immediate supervisor;
    • Copy of your Hong Kong Identity Card
  • You may submit the application form with all supporting documents (except confidential recommendations) to the Faculty of Education by the application deadline in either one of the following ways:
    • In Person
      From 8:45 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on weekdays, and 8:45 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturdays.
    • By Mail
      Envelope should be marked - Application for Admission to Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education) Programme 2010-11.
  • Please complete the Acknowledgement of Application with sufficient postage, and return it together with all application documents to the Faculty of Education. Upon receiving your application, we will send you an acknowledgement slip with your application number by post. If you do not receive the acknowledgement slip within 10 working days, please contact the Faculty of Education at (852)2609 6958/2696 1306.