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Higher Education Office

ANNOUNCEMENT

In 2021, the Higher Education Office is open on Mon, Tues, Thurs, 230-530pm, and Wed 9am-3pm. We are not open during public & school holidays, as well as during exam periods.

Due to on-going Covid-19 safety measures, we are unable to see alumni face-to-face in this period. If you have questions or require counsel, please write to us at our email address, and we’ll be happy to help you where possible. Meanwhile, do refer to the guides and material we have made available just for alumni below.

For alumni interested in applying overseas in the new 2021/2022 cycle, please refer to the relevant sections below, where the Timelines 2021/2022 guide as been uploaded. We have as well created personal statement guides for UK and US applications just for you. Do remember to adhere to all internal deadlines for application.

For Alumni

The following guides have been created to help you as you make your choices.

 

These following university links on IGP and FAQs will be useful as well:

Indicative Grade Profiles of the local universities:

 

You should email the Office if:

  • You have any other queries

For all hardcopy mailing, please approach us at least 4 weeks in advance, in order for your documents to reach the universities in time.

Undergraduate & Postgraduate Scholarships

Applying to UK Universities

Please refer to the Timelines 2021/2022 guide and adhere to all internal deadlines for application. The UCAS guide for 2021/2022 is now available. Students interested in applying to the UK should adhere to this guide in setting up their UCAS accounts.  Oxbridge applicants should also refer to the Oxbridge Application Guide. A personal statement writing guide is also available.

Timelines for Overseas Applications 2021/2022
New! UCAS Guide for 2021/2022
New! Oxbridge Application Guide 2021/2022
UK Personal Statement Guide for Alumni 2021
Instructions for Submission of Written Statements for Feedback 2021


Applying to US Colleges

Please refer to the Timelines 2021/2022 guide for the key deadlines in advance. A writing guide has also been uploaded. Remember to adhere to the CIALFO deadlines please.

 Timelines for Overseas Applications 2021/2022
New!
CIALFO and CA Guide for Students 2021
US Application Writing Guide for Alumni 2021
Instructions for Submission of Written Statements for Feedback 2021

Applying to other overseas universities

We can help you apply to overseas colleges and universities outside the US and UK.

Do inform us at least 3 weeks in advance if you need supporting documents like recommendations and predicted grades. We will also send hard copies of supporting documents to these universities for you.

Overseas universities our alumni have gone on to include:

Canada
University of Toronto, University of Guelph, University of British Columbia

Switzerland
École hôtelière de Lausanne

Hong Kong
University of Hong Kong

Japan
Waseda University, The University of Tokyo