The Institute has been organising the Student Ambassadors Programme (SAP) since 2006 for the objective of providing a platform for undergraduates from local universities to better understand the Chartered Secretarial profession and assist participating undergraduates to develop their potential as future leaders of the Chartered Secretarial profession. To date, more than 1,100 undergraduates from local universities have joined as HKICS student ambassadors.
The key SAP activities are set out below:
§ Mentorship Programme
Kick-off event: Tea reception (6 October 2018)
- Meet with your mentor (Enrolment deadline: 26 September 2018)
§ Visit to regulators and professional services firms
Visit to Tricor Services Limited (7 November 2018) (Enrolment deadline: 31 October 2018)
Visit to Hong Kong Ethics Development Centre, ICAC (24 January 2019) (Enrolment deadline: 17 January 2019)
Visit to the Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (20 March 2019) (Enrolment deadline: 12 March 2019)
Visit to Companies Registry (27 March 2019) (Enrolment deadline: 18 March 2019)
§ Summer internships
§ Attending Annual General Meetings (AGM) of listed companies
§ Seminars/ workshops
§ Social events
(For details, please feel free to download the SAP flyer with the below link)
Who is eligible?
§ undergraduates from all local universities in any discipline
§ anyone willing to take on a challenge and seize an opportunity
Registration Fee: HK$120, a one-off payment for enrolment of the programme. Successful registrants are eligible to participate in all SAP activities throughout your period of undergraduate study.
Application procedure: Complete the below application form and return it with a cheque payment of HK$120 made payable to "HKICS" by post to: Education & Examinations section, The Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries, 3/F Hong Kong Diamond Exchange Building, 8 Duddell Street, Central. Payment via EPS and UnionPay can also be made at the Institute office.
A participation certificate will be issued to student ambassadors who have participated at least one activity in each academic year. Students are required to attend SAP activities once enrolled. Students absent from an enrolled activity without prior notice may not be able to apply for summer internship position.
The Institute reserves the right to select student ambassadors.