Campus Visit

We welcome you to visit our campus and facilities!

Secondary school groups are welcome to visit our campus, to see our facilities, and to have a taste of university life. Science-rich talks and fun-filled programmes are designed to arouse students’ interests in science.

Capacity for each visit:
Around 30 - 40 students/group

There are 2 types of Campus Visits, general visit and departmental visit:

  General visit
  (around 2.5 hours, including buffer and travelling, and two 30-minute departmental visits)

  Departmental visit
  (around 2.5 hours, including a 60 to 90-minute departmental visit)

 

Each Departments/School provide different facilities to visit:
  School of Biological Sciences
  School of Biomedical Sciences
  Department of Chemistry
  Department of Earth Sciences
  Department of Mathematics
  Department of Physics
  Department of Statistics & Actuarial Science

 

School of Biological Sciences


Biological laboratory


Biological museum

School of Biomedical Sciences


Workshop: accuracy and precision, seeing the DNA strands, and seeing science in color


Demonstration: transgenic technology (viewing of green fluorescence protein (GFP) mice and mouse skeleton model), cancer cells viewing from microscope, computer visualization of protein structure and dynamics, live-cell imaging of cell division in yeast, and ion transport across the membrane from a structural perspective 

Department of Chemistry


Nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) laboratory and mass spectrometry laboratory


Science talk and hands-on workshop/demonstration (IR Panadol, PVA slime)

Department of Earth Sciences


Mineral Festival


Guided tour at Stephen Hui Geological Museum

Department of Mathematics


Science talk and hands-on workshop

Department of Physics


STM (Scanning Tunneling Microscope) laboratory and demonstration of superconductor 


Astronomical observatory

Department of Statistics & Actuarial Science


Science talk and admission talk on BSc(AC) programme 


Application procedure:
(1) Please submit the application by completing the online form.
(2) Unfilled slots will remain open for application on first come first served basis. Visit will be cancelled if no applications were received 1 week before the schedule date.

For any enquiries, please call us at 3917 2683 or email us at ssst@hku.hk .