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Summer Institute (SI)

Important Notes

Leave of Absence

Students who need to absent from any of the scheduled classes and activities must invite their parents to email to si@cuhk.edu.hk on or before 27 July 2020 with student name, application number, reason for absence and supporting document(s). All periods of leave and absence, including sick leaves and absences from activities or classes must be reported to the Office of Academic Links.



Students who wish to withdraw from the SI must approach the Office of Academic Links by emailing to si@cuhk.edu.hk on or before 27 July 2020. Students who also wish to apply for a refund for the course fee paid should provide a valid reason with supporting document(s) for consideration. The refund of course fee will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Should there be any refund, an administration fee at HK$300 per course will be charged. No refund will be made if a student is dismissed from the SI due to violation of the programme regulations.



Students who meet the 80% attendance requirement will be issued a Certificate of Achievement. The Certificate of Achievement will be posted to students in October 2020.


Statement of Result

Students who have completed the course(s) will be issued a Statement of Result. The Statement of Result will be posted to students in October 2020.


Course Cancellation

The Chinese University of Hong Kong reserves the right not to offer/cancel the course(s). Full refund of the course fee paid will be made to students concerned if any course is cancelled.


Last updated on 15 June 2020