There are several key items you might wish to check and have them ready before you depart for Hong Kong:
Make sure you only bring what you will really need. Most general items can be bought in Hong Kong.
Personal items are not provided by the student hostel, such as beddings, towels, tooth brush, tableware, dictionary, hair dryer, conversion plug adapter (In Hong Kong the standard supply voltage is 220V). You can either bring the essential items with you or purchase in Hong Kong.
The living standard is comparatively high in Hong Kong. However, on average, the price of daily commodities is low. How much money you will need during your time in Hong Kong will depend on individual needs and lifestyle choices. The following table provides a general reference:
|Accommodation (on-campus)^||HK$5,480-7,690 (US$700-980) / semester|
|Hall Life Education^||HK$220 (US$28) / one-off payment|
|Meals*||HHK$3,000-4,000 (US$385-515) / month|
|Local transportation*||HK$500-800 (US$65-100) / month|
^ Subject to annual review.
* the above figures are for reference only; actual expenses might vary, depending on individual lifestyle.