The Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) Master in Public Administration programme and the Hong Kong Baptist University Master of Public Administration Programme (MPA) launched the 3rd batch of exchange in November 2016. From 13 to 19 November 2016, a CASS delegation met with various government bureaus or departments in Hong Kong.
This year, a total of 24 CASS teachers and students visited Hong Kong, they have been to the Legislative Council, Society for Community Organisation, Environmental Protection Department (ECO Park), Victoria Park, Civil Service Bureau, ICAC, Home Affairs Department, Hong Kong Police College and RTHK. The Association for the Advancement of Feminism held a talk at HKBU to share their experience. The delegations were very interested in MPA and the study life at HKBU as well as Hong Kong.
In return, MPA will take a delegation for staff and students to Beijing in Summer 2017 where CASS will host a similar rounding visit to government departments in Beijing.