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Awards and Prizes

 

 

Departmental

 

  • In Research Assessment Exercise (REA) 2014 the History Department once again ranked first among departments of History in Hong Kong and placed among the top few research centres at HKU. The History Department out-performed all other history departments in the S.A.R. with 23% of its research output ranked as 4* (world leading) and 68% as either 4* or 3* (internationally excellent) by RAE assessors.

 

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Undergraduate and Postgraduate Awards

 

  • Ms Ng Zi Yan, Joyce wins 1st Prize (Undergraduate Presentations) in The third annual HKU Interhall Academic Forum Final Competition. Her presentation is based on her HIST4023 History Research Project "The Rise of Garden Cemeteries in Victorian London".
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  • Ms Pang Chong wins 2nd Runner-up and Online People's Choice Award in the 3MT2018 Final Competition.
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  • Our RPG students, Mr Meerwijk Maurits and Ms Huang Dao Zi, are shortlisted for the 3MT2017 Final Competition.
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  • Ms. Siu Hang Tang is the Regional Winner in the Asia region in the History category, and is named a Highly Commended Entrant in The Undergraduate Awards (UA) in September 2016. (See UA press release)
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  • Mr. Mark Clifford is the co-winner of the 2015 Chris Welles Prize from Columbia University's Knight-Bagehot Fellowship.
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  • Ms. Zheng Guan is named a Highly Commended Entrant in The Undergraduate Awards in September 2015. (see press release here)
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  • Ms. Vivian Kong wins First Runner-up and People's Choice Awards in the Three Minutes Thesis (3MT) Competition 2015 in March 2015.
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