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


First Step to Medicine