Analyses | Education and human resources | 2016-08-03 | HKEJ

Taking a gap year: Suitability for Hong Kong graduates

Many Hong Kong students are familiar with the gap year option, and long for a life as a gapper. Social convention assumes that students enter the labour market immediately upon graduation. Is the idea too foreign to Hongkongers or they don’t see the point in doing this?

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.