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1853
The first formalised scheme of in-service teacher training commences in St. Paul's College

1881
First Government Normal School established
1939
Founding of Northcote Training College
Founding of Northcote Training College
1951
Founding of Grantham Training College
Founding of Grantham Training College
1960
Founding of Sir Robert Black Training College
Founding of Sir Robert Black Training College
1974
Founding of The Hong Kong Technical Teachers’ College
Founding of The Hong Kong Technical Teachers' College
1982
Founding of The Institute of Language in Education
Founding of The Institute of Language in Education
1994
Two key documents: The Education Commission Report No. 5 and The HKIEd Ordinance
Two key documents: The Education Commission Report No. 5 and The HKIEd Ordinance
Inauguration Ceremony of HKIEd
Inauguration Ceremony of HKIEd
1996
HKIEd came under the aegis of the University Grants Committee (UGC)
HKIEd came under the aegis of the University Grants Committee (UGC)

1998
First degree programme launched
First degree programme launched
2004
Granted self-accrediting status by the Government
Granted self-accrediting status by the Government
2005
Master of Education Programme launched
Master of Education Programme launched
2007
Doctor of Education Programme launched
Doctor of Education Programme launched
2009
HKIEd unveiled its Strategic Plan for the next three years and beyond
The Government endorsed the stand-alone option proposed by the UGC's Review Group for HKIEd to become an Education-focused, research strong and multidisciplinary institution
2010
Graduate School established and Research Postgraduate Programmes launched
Graduate School established and Research Postgraduate Programmes launched
Two complementary programmes
Two complementary programmes of Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Language Studies and Bachelor of Social Sciences (Honours) in Global and Environmental Studies launched
2011
The Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Creative Arts and Culture Programme launched
The Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Creative Arts and Culture Programme launched
HKIEd conferred the degree of Doctor of Education on the first batch of graduates
HKIEd conferred the degree of Doctor of Education on the first batch of graduates
2012
HKIEd submitted the report on Final Prepartion for University Title to the Education Bureau
HKIEd submitted the report on Final Preparation for University Title to the Education Bureau
The Bachelor of Social Sciences (Honours) in Psychology Programme launched
The Bachelor of Social Sciences (Honours) in Psychology Programme launched
2013
Conferred the degree of Doctor of Philosophy on the first batch of graduates
HKIEd Conferred the degree of Doctor of Philosophy on the first batch of graduates
2014
HKIEd submitted its university title application to the Education Bureau
HKIEd submitted its university title application to the Education Bureau
2016
The Chief Executive in Council approved that HKIEd be granted university title – The Education University of Hong Kong
The Chief Executive in Council approved that HKIEd be granted university title - The Education University of Hong Kong
The Institute has been retitled “The Education University of Hong Kong (EdUHK)”
Following the gazettal of the Hong Kong Institute of Education (Amendment) Ordinance 2016 on 27 May 2016, the Institute has been retitled “The Education University of Hong Kong (EdUHK)”
2017
EdUHK unveiled Strategic Plan 2016-25
EdUHK unveiled Strategic Plan 2016-25