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Special Student Support Programme to all UG graduates in ECO/CAPS/SPPS Major and Minor in Economics

Updated: 16/09/2020 (The information currently update every Monday)
Special Student Support Programme.pdf

The Department of Economics echoes the University’s “Support Fund for 2020 Graduates” to announce a “Special Student Support Programme” on helping graduates in job training, getting internship, research assistant, and further studies.  Please refer to the details of the support programmes as follows:

Programme Details

Quota

Eligibility

(See Note)

Period

Contact

Application period

Application procedure

Pursuing further study

(1)   Scholarship for ECON major students to pursue further study at MIBF/MIDE Programme

3

ECO Major

2020-21 Intakes

Ms. Olena Cheung (ECON) at econ@Ln.edu.hk

21 January

to

17 May 2020

Closed

(2)   Economic Scholarship to pursue further study at top universities

1

ECO Major

Closed

Closed

(3)   Special Scheme for Lingnan Graduates (SSLG): Special tuition fee of MIBF/MIDE programme for eligible students in 2020 intakes is HKD20,000 (local students can be reimbursed for the tuition fee by CEF after completion of the programme).  Interested students with CGPA of 2.67 or above are urged to apply.

10

Students graduating from any bachelor’s or master’s program at Lingnan University

Ms. Victoria Hu (MIBF) at mibf_admission@Ln.edu.hk

 

Ms. Louie Guan (MIDE) at mide@Ln.edu.hk

13 May 2020

to

22 May 2020

Closed

Job training programs/ Subsidy to internships

(1)   嶺南大學中國經濟研究部青年創嶺大學生創新創業培訓及實習計劃

10

 

 

 

 

 

 

Non- final year ECON

Major student and

taught postgraduate programmes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 




 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

To be announced soon

(2)   Subsiding un-paid or under-paid internships

a.       Two Graduate Interns at Research Department, SPDB International Holdings Limited (2-3 months, lunch provided with subsidy of HKD2,500 monthly by Economics Department, LU)

b.      Wofoo Social Enterprises1) two summer internship places starting from late-July and 2) two interns for each semester in the coming academic year.

c.       Other local internships

10

Mid-June

to

Mid-August 2020

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ms. Olena Cheung (ECON) at econ@Ln.edu.hk

1 June 2020

to

31 August 2020

SPDB Internship [Closed]

 

Wofoo Social Enterprises:

Please submit an application with your supporting document by email (econ@LN.edu.hk) on or before Friday, 3 July 2020 by noon [Closed]

 

Other Internships:

Please send a cover letter, a resume with the details of the local internship to econ@Ln.edu.hk .

(3)   Administrative Internships

·         2-months

·         HKD 9,900 monthly

·         Graduating students in 2020

·         best candidate will be offered with a 9-month appointment of Administrative Trainee

 

 

 

 

2

Graduating students in 2020

early July

 –

end August 2020

10 June 2020

to

19 June 2020

Closed

Research Internship

Research Intern(s)

 

The internship includes practical job assignments and on-the-job training.  

1

ECO Major

mid of July - end of August 2020

Ms. Olena Cheung (ECON) at econ@Ln.edu.hk

Current to 10 July 2020

Closed

Start-ups

Training Programme on entrepreneurship initiative: 嶺南大學中國經濟研究部青年創嶺大學生創新創業培訓及實習計劃

TBC

ECO/

CAPS/SPPS Major and

Minor in ECO

 

 

To be announced soon

Start-up fund for entrepreneurship project

(HKD5,000 to HKD20,000 for each)

10

3 – 12 Months

Ms. Olena Cheung (ECON) at econ@Ln.edu.hk

1 June 2020

to

15 Sep 2020

Closed

 

Note: 

  • The following graduating students are eligible to apply for the financial support of Special Student Support Programme offered by Economics Department:
  • ECO Major
  • CAPS or SPPS Major (who took at least 5 stream required/elective courses offered by Economics Department)
  • Minor in Economics
  • Each eligible graduating student can obtain the financial support via ONE of the above-mentioned programmes only.
  • To accommodate the students’ needs, the Department may adjust the quotas/amounts of the programmes if necessary.