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The expansion of tertiary education in Hong Kong : an economic perspective
Higher Education Review
  • Hon Kwong LUI, Lingnan College, Hong Kong
Document Type
Journal article
Publication Date
1-1-1994
Disciplines
Abstract

The devotion of the Hong Kong Government to expanding tertiary education is an undeniable fact. The Government projects that there will be a general upgrading of the manpower requirements in favour of high-skill workers. As a result, the Government will invest HK$18,000 million in the academic years from 1992-93 to 1994-95 to cope with the projected shortfall of university graduates. By 1994-95, there will be about 15,000 first degree places, triple the number in 1987-88.

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Copyright © 1994 Tyrell Burges Associates
Citation Information
Lui, H.-K. (1994). The expansion of tertiary education in Hong Kong: An economic perspective. Higher Education Review, 27(1), 23-33.