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2011-05-26
How to Get into Top Universities in the U.S. and U.K.?

The seminar has been cancelled due to the unavailability of the venue. Notice has been sent to applicants on 16 May 2011

Thank you for your support.


Are your children interested in applying to U.S. and U.K. Universities and want to know what admissions officers are looking for? ARC and Upper Class Star Learning Centre are organizing this seminar which can help your children get into the dream University!

Event Details:

Speakers :

1. U.K. School Representative: Mr. Hon Yee Lai – BSc Biomedical Sciences, Imperial College, U.K.

2. U.S. School Representative: Mr. Jonathan Tan – BA Economics & City and Regional Planning, University of Berkeley, California

Facilitator: Ms. Pia Warburton – School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London

Date: 26 May 2011 (Thursday)

Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm (Registration starts at 6:30pm)

Venue: Auditorium, 1/F., Duke of Windsor Social Service Building, 15 Hennessy Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong

Language : English (no simultaneous translation)

CPD Credit : Nil

Fee : HK$100**

** Fees collected will be utilized to fund events and activities for development of the accounting profession.


About the seminar:

Objectives:

1. To understand the university application system in the US & UK

2. To grasp the essence of successful applications.

Content:

1. Application system in the US & UK

2. Building a good foundation

3. Choosing the right university

4. Preparing for university admission

-Getting top scores to meet entrance requirements

-Writing a sound personal statement

-Preparing for mock interviews – how best to tackle with every question posed


Enrolment:

1) Those interested are requested to register on-line by filling in the attached enrolment form. Acceptance will be on a first-come-first-served basis.

2) Successful enrolments will be confirmed by email. Unsuccessful applicants will be automatically placed on waiting list; they will be called up in the order of time of receipt of registration when vacancies arise.

3) Applicants may check their registration status using the same membership number of their professional affiliation when they register.

Payment:

1) After receiving our Confirmation, you can either pay cash or cheque for admission at location.

2) If pay by cash, please present the Confirmation with your cash payment when you attend the seminar.

3) If pay by cheque, please make cheque payable to Accounting Development Foundation Limited. Write down your name and Enrolment ID number on the back of the cheque and submit it with the Confirmation when you attend the seminar.


Seat Accommodation:

Please note that seats accommodation for accepted participants will be reserved until 15 minutes after the seminar starts. Seats may not be available for participants who are late for over 15 minutes.

Organizer:

Accounting Resources Centre (ARC)

Accounting Resources Centre is operated under "Accounting Development Foundation Limited", a non-profit making organization established to promote unity and sharing among members in the profession.

Co-organizer:

Upper Class Star Learning Centre



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