Friday, 25 September 2009

Inauguration Ceremony of the Honours College at University of Macau 澳門大學榮譽學院舉行成立 (澳门大学荣誉学院举行成立)

The inauguration Ceremony of the Honours College at University of Macau was held on the 23rd September at the Cultural Centre of University of Macau. The ceremony was presided by the chief executive officer of Macau and the Chancellor of UM, Edmund Ho.

This newly-established UM Honor’s College will bring together a select group of high-achieving undergraduates from all disciplines, bring together honours students from all disciplines into an academically challenging environment.

The mission of the college is to help students to achieve academic excellence, build an international perspective and establish leadership and social responsibility. Upon completion of all course requirements of the Honours College, these honours students will receive special recognition at congregation and an Honours College diploma.

Graduates of the college would be ready to enter internationally competitive graduate schools, pursue successful careers, lead fulfilling personal and civic lives and be future LEADERS for Macao and beyond.

澳門大學在今年推出一連串的改革計劃, 包括成立榮譽學院。 學院成立典禮於9月23日於澳門大學文化中心舉行。 榮譽學院的理念是吸引優秀學生加入, 培養具領導才能、國際視野的優秀人才。 重點培訓。 澳門行政長官表示, 在全球經濟一體化的挑戰之下, 高質素人才是社會的重要財富, 澳門必須培育優秀的領袖人才以提升澳門的國際競爭力。

榮譽學院課程屬3年制附加課程, 從一年級學生中擇優招收有學術天賦、勤奮和刻苦學習的優秀學生創造條件, 為他們提供最好的校園生活、教學環境及國際體驗。 榮譽學院與學生本科專業課程同步開展, 內容涵蓋領導才能和海外學習等, 首年有41名學生入讀。