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Self Nomination for Primary Students 2016/17

Nomination period from 1 to 30 November 2016

The HKAGE welcomes gifted students from Primary 4 to 6 who display outstanding performance or potential in the “Languages and Humanities” and “Mathematics and Sciences” domains to participate in the Self Nomination. This is a nomination channel for parents to nominate their gifted children and for students to nominate themselves to the HKAGE.

Domains Key Learning Areas
Languages and Humanities

Chinese Language, English Language

Humanities (Personal, Social and Humanities Education)

Mathematics and Sciences




For more information of the primary programmes, please click here and the Academic Programme Development Division Pamphlet .

Important Dates

Online Nomination Platform opens 9:00 a.m., 1 November 2016 (Tuesday)
Online Nomination Platform closes 5:00 p.m., 30 November 2016 (Wednesday)
Deadline for completion of the online nomination and submission of the required documents to the HKAGE 5:00 p.m., 30 November 2016 (Wednesday)
Admission result announcement Late January 2017
Student and parent orientation February 2017

Nomination Procedures

All nominations must be made using the Online Platform at available from 9:00 a.m., 1 November 2016 (Tuesday). The nomination deadline is at 5:00 p.m., 30 November 2016 (Wednesday). All online nomination forms have to be completed with the required documents submitted to the HKAGE before the nomination deadline. For postal submission, date of the stamp chop will be used as the submission date. Incomplete and/or unsigned nomination will not be considered.

Please click here to request the login to the Online Nomination Platform. (Application is available from  1 November 2016 (Tuesday) to 29 November 2016 (Tuesday)). An email will be sent to you with the login information right after your submission of the request.

The user manual of the Online Nomination Platform can be downloaded at the following link:

Student Nominee and Parent/Legal Guardian

Briefing Session

Briefing session was held on 30 September 2016 (Friday) for the parents of the gifted students and school representatives.

The session will cover the following topics:

  • Identification and selection of the gifted
  • Learning opportunities at the HKAGE
  • Overview of Primary School Nomination and other nomination arrangements
  • Demonstration of the Online Nomination Platform

Please click rundown for details of the briefing session.

Please register via the online platform before the deadline.

Date and Time Venue Language Registration Registration Deadline
30 September 2016
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Room 105, The Hong Kong Academy for Gifted Education, Sha Kok Estate, Shatin, N.T. Cantonese

Online Application

* Places are limited on a first-come-first-served basis

29 September 2016

For English-speaking parents and school representatives, please contact us for further arrangement.

Please click here for the Briefing Session PowerPoint.

Nomination Screening

To allow more potential gifted students to benefit from our programmes, a new screening arrangement will be implemented this year. Student nominees shortlisted will become our preliminary student members who are eligible to participate in designated programmes. In order to obtain full membership, students are required to meet the programme completion requirements within the specified timeframe. For details, please visit the HKAGE website at

Admission Results Announcement

Parents will be informed in writing of the admission result in late January 2017. Students admitted will receive an Admission Letter with their membership information and details of the orientation.

Student and Parent Orientation

An orientation ceremony will be held as a warm welcome to the new student members and their parents on 25 February 2017 (Saturday). New student members please apply online before the application deadline.

Date and Time Venue Language Registration Registration Deadline
25 February 2017 (Saturday)
10:00 a.m. – 12:05 p.m. or 2:30 p.m. – 4:35 p.m.
Hall, 2/F, Chieng Han Chow Memorial Building (Block K), Pui Ching Primary School, 80 Waterloo Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong Cantonese Online Application (first come first served) 13 February 2017

For enquiries, please contact us at 3940 0102.