General information

regarding countries

This page furnished with information concerning countries including United Kingdom, Australia, Canada, Singapore, New Zealand and China for the benefit of students going overseas. Below are links to generic facts for each country, incorporated to each site are: an overview, the education system respectively, living expenses and etc.

General information regarding countries


Officially know as the People’s Republic of China (PRC), China is the most populate state in the world, with over 1.3 billion citizens. Governed by the Communist Part of China, the PRC owns over 22 provinces, with five autonomous regions, four directly controlled municipalities and two mostly self-governing special administrative regions (SARs) – Hong Kong and Macau.

With Beijing as its capital, China uses Chinese as its default language, and the Renmenbi as its currency; the current exchange rate ratio for RMB (Yuan) to HKD is approximately 1: 1.22. Having Suzhou and Zhejiang as fast developing cities, transport, as well as many other necessities, has become more accessible and enjoyable.


A flowchart to show the China education pathway