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2019 marked the 80th Anniversary of HKU Faculty of Science. Such an auspicious occasion allows the Faculty to highlight its notable contributions on pursuing academic excellence and pioneering research in decades, and most importantly, to reconnect with our generations of alumni and feature their achievements. In this anniversary year, we achieved a lot and our smiley faces are just like blossoming oak flowers. Let’s reminisce the precious moments of HKU Science family together.

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Professor Chow, Billy Kwok Chong

Message from Chairperson of Oak Anniversary Organising Committees 

Professor CHOW, Billy Kwok Chong

Chairperson of HKU Science Oak Anniversary Organising Committee

Professor, Chair of Endocrinology, School of Biological Sciences

Faculty of Science celebrated its 80th (Oak) Anniversary in 2019. Standing at this point of time, this propitious occasion was a milestone yet a new page for us to review our achievements and position.

Oak is the chosen gift for 80th anniversary. In some cultures, the Oak symbolises great wisdom, knowledge and durability. Though the Oak tree takes years to reach full maturity, it... Read More >

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HKU Science 80th (Oak) Anniversary


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Grow Our Oak Campaign: Faculty of Science Oak Anniversary Fund

Benefiting mankind with innovation research and scientific training


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