First Step to Medicine


First Step to Medicine

What does it mean to “study at HKUMed”? This “First Step to Medicine” programme for Secondary 3-4 / Year 10-11 / Grade 9-10 students (in the academic year 2022-23)* spreads across 3 days and gives a taster of the content and learning experiences you can expect. In this programme, you will gain fundamental knowledge across various medical and healthcare-related domains, including Medicine, Nursing, Chinese Medicine, Pharmacy, Biomedical Sciences, Bioinformatics, and Public Health. The 3-day comprehensive programme offers you a chance to learn directly from HKUMed’s academics and professionals and to gain early exposure to their teaching.

Students who have completed the programme will receive a printed participation certificate. Further details of the programme will be announced in due course.

*Priority will be given to students who did not participate in the “HKUMedify – First Step to Medicine” programme in April 2022.

Programme Details

First Step to Medicine

24 – 26 July 2023 (Mon – Wed)


Face-to-Face (on HKUMed campus)

Programme Fee



Current Secondary 3-4/ Year 10-11/ Grade 9-10 students

Online Application

[Application has closed]

Application Deadline

31 May 2023 (Wed)

Selection and Result Announcement

Due to limited quotas, applications will be assessed according to applicants’ individual calibre and potential. Selection will be made on a competitive basis.

If you do not hear from us by 4 July 2023, you may assume your application has been unsuccessful this time and will not proceed further.

Application results and payment details will be announced to successful applicants via email by early July 2023.


First Step to Medicine