Congratulations to our 1133 graduates in 2018


The 44th Hong Kong Shue Yan University (HKSYU) graduation ceremony was held on the 28th to 30th of November 2018, in Lady Lily Shaw Hall on our campus. A total of 1,133 students graduated from the university’s Bachelor’s and postgraduate degree programmes.

There were four sessions in this year’s graduation ceremony. In the first, second and third sessions, degrees were conferred by Professor Hu Yao-Su, Provost of HKSYU. In the fourth session, degrees were conferred by Dr. Francis Cheung, Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors at HKSYU.

During these three days, thousands of graduates’ family members and friends, university staff and students celebrated their success and took photos with them inside and outside the campus.

1071 graduates from the Bachelor’s degree programmes

There were 1,071 graduates from the university’s 12 Bachelor’s degrees programmes in 2018. The Faculty of Commerce had 496 graduates, the Faculty of Arts 322, and the Faculty of Social Sciences 253.

Twelve students received the Academic Programme Achievement Awards 2017: Yau Ho Wing (History), Luo Moxuan (Chinese Language and Literature), Yeung Man Yin (English Language and Literature), Ng Ming Kei (Journalism and Mass Communication), Chan Ho Yee (Business Administration), Mok Ka Yan (Accounting), Fan Wang Ho (Law and Business), Ouyang Buyi (Economics and Finance), Choy Wai Ching (Sociology), Kong Hiu Ting (Social Work), Lee Yuen Ting (Counselling and Psychology), and Carole Leung (Psychology).

62 graduates from the postgraduate programmes

In the 44th graduation ceremony, 62 graduates received Master’s degrees. Among them, 23 were awarded a Master of Social Sciences in Psychology, 21 were awarded a Master of Sciences in Counselling Psychology, 14 were awarded a Master of Marketing and Consumer Psychology, three were awarded a Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Cultural Studies, and one was awarded a Master of Social Sciences (Transformation of Chinese Societies).

MBA programme

The graduation ceremony of the MBA programme was held on the 30th of November. The University of Louisiana at Monroe in the United States has offered the MBA programme at Hong Kong Shue Yan University since 1979. Thomas Denardin, Business Administration Programme Coordinator of the university, conferred MBA degrees on two graduates.

Source: Dec 2018/Jan 2019 Combined Issue

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