Student or student teams may propose courses of special interest not covered in the formal engineering curriculum. The courses will be on Instructor-Attendee mode where students can claim credits either by serving as instructors of the courses or attending the courses (“attendees”).
The Innovation Academy is a hub for attracting and cultivating new generations of talents, not only scholars and researchers but also industry leaders and influencers. It works as an accelerator for inspiration and implementation.
A series of programmes and activities on campus are organized to encourage think-out-of-the-box mindset within students. Activities are designed to capture three goals: Inspire, Equip and Showcase, and engage teachers, students and stakeholders like industry advisors.
Student Initiated Courses
In an increasingly complicated world, there is a high demand for well-rounded talents with holistic education who can comprehend and solve complex problems that transcend disciplines. InnoHub is dedicated to providing a platform to connect students from the ten faculties at The University of Hong Kong for cross-disciplinary collaboration and to prepare them for addressing the grand challenges of the world. As a pilot programme, all faculties at HKU are invited to nominate five undergraduate students and one teacher to join the InnoHub.