The 205th Congregation
Programme


Which Session Should I Attend?
Session 1
10:00am – 12:10pm
Session 2
2:30pm – 5:10pm

Doctor’s Degrees

  • Doctor of Medicine (MD)
  • Master of Surgery (MS)

Master’s Degrees

  • Master of Research in Medicine (MRes[Med])

Bachelor’s Degrees

  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)
  • Bachelor of Nursing (BNurs)
  • Bachelor of Chinese Medicine (BChinMed)
  • Bachelor of Pharmacy (BPharm)
  • Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences (BBiomedSc)
  • Bachelor of Science in Exercise and Health (BSc[Exercise & Health])

Doctor’s Degrees

  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Doctor of Nursing (DNurs)

Master’s Degrees

  • Master of Philosophy (MPhil)
  • Master of Medical Sciences (MMedSc)
  • Master of Nursing (MNurs)
  • Master of Public Health (MPH)
  • Master of Chinese Medicine (MChinMed)
  • Master of Psychological Medicine (Psychosis Studies) (MPsyMed)
  • Master of Clinical Pharmacy (MClinPharm)

Tentative Programme
Session 1 Session 2
10:00am 2:30pm
  • University Anthem
  • Procession-in
10:12am 2:42pm
  • National Anthem
10:14am 2:44pm
  • Declaration of the Opening of the Congregation
10:15am – 10:45am 2:45pm – 3:00pm
  • Session 1: State of the Faculty Address by Dean of Medicine
  • Session 2: Speech by the Guest of Honour
10:45am – 12:00pm 3:00pm – 5:00pm
  • Conferment of Degrees
12:00pm – 12:10pm 5:00pm – 5:10pm
  • Declaration of the Closing of the Congregation
  • Procession-out
12:10pm 5:10pm
  • End of Ceremony
12:10pm – 12:40pm 5:10pm – 5:40pm
  • Group Photo Session (optional)
Venue and Floorplan

Grand Hall, Centennial Campus, HKU

Registration

Registration details will be announced in or before early October 2021.

Adverse Weather

When Tropical Storm Warning Signal No.8 (or a higher number) or the Rainstorm Black Warning Signal is hoisted on 20 November 2021 (Saturday), the following arrangements will be applied:

Session 1

  • If either of the warnings is hoisted or in force at or after 7:00am, the Ceremony will be cancelled.
  • If either of the warnings is lowered or cancelled at or before 7:00am, the Ceremony will be held as scheduled.

Session 2

  • If either of the warnings is hoisted or in force at or after 11:30am, the Ceremony will be cancelled.
  • If either of the warnings is lowered or cancelled at or before 11:30am, the Ceremony will be held as scheduled.