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Lingnan University to confer honorary doctorates upon three distinguished individuals

20 Nov 2017

Lingnan University will confer honorary doctorates upon three distinguished individuals at the 48th Congregation of the University to be held on 23 November in recognition of their outstanding achievements in their respective professions and valuable contributions to the well-being of society.


Recipients of Lingnan University’s Honorary Fellowship this year include Dr Frank Law Sai-kit, Professor Simon Marginson and Professor Wang Gungwu.


Please visit the following website for biographies of the honorary doctorate recipients:


Details of the Ceremony are as follows:

Date     :   23 November 2017 (Thursday)

Time    :   2:15pm – 3:00pm

                (Media representatives please arrive at the venue on or before 2:00pm)

Venue  :   Chan Tak Tai Auditorium, Lingnan University

                8 Castle Peak Road, Tuen Mun, New Territories


Shuttle bus service for the media is available as follow:


To Lingnan University

Departs at 1pm from Hankow Road, Tsim Sha Tsui (next to YMCA of Hong Kong, East Tsim Sha Tsui MTR Station Exit L3)


From Lingnan University

Departs at 4:15pm to Hankow Road, Tsim Sha Tsui


Media representatives are cordially invited to attend and cover the ceremony.  For enquiries, please contact Ms Bernice Wong (tel: 2616 8988; email: or Mr Terence Poon (tel: 2616 8953; email: of the Office of Communications and Public Affairs, Lingnan University.