EDGE Programme

"Enabling Development through Guidance and Equipping (EDGE)" widens students’ exposure and enhances their all-round development through training, business competitions, case analysis, product/service promotion and other activities.   It also prepares them for internship before graduation. 

1.    Generation.Next Leadership Programme for The Future Leader of the 21st Century

Launched in 2013-14, Generation.Next: Global Leadership for the 21st Century combines training and real life project competition. The Winning Team and the best 20 performed students will be awarded with the Future Leader Training Programme and the study tour to Japan sponsored by the Faculty of Business.

Future Leader Training Programme sponsored by the Faculty of Business

2.    Google Ignite Programme

Google, in September 2015, launched Google Ignite in Hong Kong for the first time, to help young talents to obtain a globally recognized certificate in digital marketing and match them with full-time graduate jobs.

In light of the strong demand from recent graduates and corporates, Google Ignite will run for the second year.  Current final-year students and recent graduates can apply for the 120+ full-time graduate job openings through Google Ignite.

Apply now till 14 Nov 2016.

3.    Junior Achievement Business Ethics 2-day Programme

As one of the partner universities, the Junior Achievement Hong Kong (JA) is going to sponsor a 2-day JA Business Ethics Programme for students of Faculty of Business.

The programme provides an opportunity for you to meet with volunteer business executive to learn through case studies and acquire first-hand experiences sharing on business ethics in contemporary business world. 

Since the programme launched in Hong Kong in 2005, over 2,000+ tertiary and university students have benefited from the program. It is provided to students, schools and universities free-of-charge

The programme consists of 2 sessions: 

  Date & Time Venue Topics
Session 1
(3 hours)
9 Nov 16 (Wed)
14:30 – 17:30
Y417 - Ethical Decision-Making
- Common Fallacies
- Organizational Ethics
Session 2
(3 hours)
16 Nov 16 (Wed)
14:30 – 17:30
Y417 - Employee Ethics
- Social Responsibility
- Global Business Ethics – Multinational Issues

To register, please visit http://www.fb.polyu.edu.hk/wie/reg/ by 28 Oct 2016 (Fri)

Students can accumulate 6 WIE hours upon completion of the both sessions.