Mathematics & Science

Sunny Ma

Mathematics and Physics Teacher

    • Master’s degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from Imperial College London, UK
    • Secondary school in St. Paul’s College, HK
    • IGCSE/ GCSE/ GCE/ IB/ HKDSE teaching experience in private one-on-one, small group and large group tutoring
    • Able to provide intensive notes, exercises and examination tips

    Paul

    Mathematics Teacher

      Paul was awarded President’s Entrance Scholarship and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics from York University in Canada.

      He was teaching in a secondary school for more than 10 years. He used to be a Mathematics exam marker under the Hong Kong Examinations and Assessment Authority and has over 25 years of experience teaching HKCEE/HKAL/HKDSE/IGCSE/GCSE/GCE/IB Mathematics.

      Terry

      Maths/Physics/Design & Technology Teacher

        Terry received his Bachelor of Engineering degree from Heriot-Watt University and his Master of Science (Engineering) degree in Product Design and Management from the University of Liverpool. As a native English speaker who grew up in the UK, Terry has an in-depth knowledge of the different exam boards. He has more than three years of experience teaching IGCSE/GCSE/GCE/IB Physics and Mathematics to students from both local and international schools.

        Terry was also a project design engineer who worked on new product R&D projects for international corporations such as P&G, Brita, Braun and Phillips. He was responsible for designing plastic and metal components on 3D CAD and leading design and manufacture projects from cradle to grave. His professional experience has helped him gain insights into real-world applications of Physics and Science.

        He believes that students learn best when they are having fun! New information can then be learnt without stress and a difficult concept can be turned into an enjoyable challenge. His methods centre around specific exam boards, students’ abilities and current needs, ensuring his students leave each lesson better prepared.

        Chi Lung

        Mathematics and Science Teacher

          • Bachelor of Science Degree (Major: Chemistry) at the University of Hong Kong
          • Achieved brilliant results in HKCEE and HKAL
          • Achieved A in Physics, Additional Maths, Chemistry, Biology, etc. in HKCEE
          • Possess more than 10 years of experience teaching local school and international school students Mathematics and Science
          • Skillful in explaining difficult examination questions in an easy-to-understand approach

          LC Sir

          Biology Teacher

            • Graduated from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology with a Bachelor’s degree in Biology
            • Over 10 years of experience in teaching Biology to local school and international school students
            • Tailor-made notes and exercises to enable students to spend the least possible time in revisions and get the best grades in public examinations
            • Extremely familiar with public examination syllabuses
            • A very high success rate in predicting public examination questions
            • Among his students, some have achieved 10 A’s in public examinations
            • Has written mock examination papers for the Ming Pao newspaper and answered students’ questions on its webpage for the past few years

            Dr. KC Mok

            Chemistry/Biology & Science Teacher

              Dr. KC Mok is currently on an MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery) program at the University of Hong Kong. He graduated from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology with a Bachelor of Science degree, majoring in Molecular Biomedical Sciences (First Class Honors) and minoring in Biochemistry, Chemistry and Biology. He later completed his PhD study in Medicine on the topic of targeted cancer therapy at the University of Hong Kong.

              Dr. Mok achieved excellent results while at secondary school. During his university studies, he has earned a place on the Dean’s List and received many academic scholarships. He has over seven years’ experience teaching Biology, Chemistry and Physics and is familiar with different public examination syllabuses. He is capable of teaching IGCSE/GCSE/HKDSE/GCE/IB Chemistry, Biology and Physics. With his deep knowledge of science and related experiences, as well as his notes and exercises, Dr. Mok is confident he can help students overcome difficulties and reach their study goals.

              Dr. Mok has experience in the Multiple Mini Interview (MMI) from HKU medical school, and his own preparation and materials for MMI could be useful to students who want to apply to medical schools in Hong Kong or overseas.

              Isaac

              Mathematics & Physics Teacher

                Isaac graduated with a Master of Science degree in Applied Statistics from Sheffield Hallam University, UK. He also obtained a Master’s degree in Statistics and a Bachelor’s degree in Physics (minor in Mathematics) from the University of Hong Kong. Isaac has considerable experience in teaching Mathematics, Statistics and Physics. He has more than 20 years of experience teaching Mathematics at a post-secondary institute. He also taught senior form Physics and Mathematics at Sacred Heart Canossian College and Diocesan Girls’ School. Isaac has also done private one-on-one and small group tutoring in Physics, Mathematics and Statistics at GCSE, GCE A-level, IB and junior and sophomore university levels.

                Amy Chan

                Mathematics/Science & English Teacher

                  Amy graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry. She also received a Master of Philosophy degree in Medical Research from the University of Hong Kong. She has been working in medical research for more than 15 years. She also has over eight years’ experience teaching Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Mathematics and English to secondary school students. She is able to provide learning materials aligned with the latest syllabuses of various exam boards, and she believes the best study method should be tailored to students’ abilities. With her rich experience in medical research, teaching experience and overseas background, she is capable of teaching Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics up to IB/GCE A-levels and HKDSE English.

                  Christine

                  Computer Science Teacher

                    Christine obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree majoring in Computer Science from the University of Missouri and her Master of Science in Software, Systems and Information Engineering from the University of Sheffield. She also has a Teaching Certificate from the Hong Kong Institute of Education (now known as the Education University of Hong Kong). Before embarking on her teaching career, Christine worked as an Analyst Programmer and a Systems Analyst in the IT industry. She has over 20 years’ experience teaching Computer Science at a post-secondary education institution as a Lecturer. She is experienced in teaching Computer Science at I/GCSE levels and beyond.

                    Mr Gan

                    Mathematics and Science Teacher

                      Mr Gan graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from Imperial College London. He took Further Mathematics, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology and Physics in GCE A-levels and achieved 5 A*s. When Mr Gan was in London, he also taught in a tutorial school. He wants to share his passion for Science and Mathematics with his students and help them realize that they, using their knowledge and skills, will be able to make the world a better place in future. Currently, Mr Gan is doing his PhD degree at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, working on metal catalysis and organic chemistry.

                      Daniel

                      Chemistry Teacher

                        Daniel graduated from the University of Edinburg with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Medicinal and Biological Chemistry. As part of his degree course, he spent a year at the University of Hong Kong carrying out research. He also completed a research internship with Edinburgh Molecular Imaging Limited.

                        Daniel finished his secondary education in Scotland. He attained his Higher National Diploma (HND) with distinction in Applied Chemistry and Higher National Certificate (HNC) with merit in Applied Science. He also received a Russell Trust Scholarship from Fife College for commitment to studies and academic performance.

                        Daniel had many Science-related accomplishments while studying at university in Scotland. He taught Biology and Chemistry at Intermediate 2 and higher levels (under the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework) as part of the programme “Pro Science” set up by the University of Edinburgh. He also became a registered STEM (Science Technology Engineering Mathematics) ambassador in the UK and attended various life science events. Daniel received several Edinburgh Awards for volunteering at the LEAPS summer school.

                        Daniel is currently a research assistant at Hong Kong Baptist University and can teach Chemistry up to IB/GCE A-Levels.

                        Kevin

                        Mathematics Teacher

                          Kevin graduated from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology with a Master of Philosophy degree and a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics. He has years of experience teaching test preparatory tutorials in IB, IGCSE, GCE A-Level, HKDSE, AP and SAT Mathematics. In addition, he has taught several undergraduate Mathematics tutorials and is currently a part-time research assistant at HKUST. Kevin aims to teach his students to understand the concepts, rather than simply to memorize definitions and theorems.

                          Dr Kin

                          Chemistry teacher

                            Dr. Kin obtained his Bachelor of Science degree (First Class Honours) and PhD in Chemistry from City University of Hong Kong. He received numerous academic awards and scholarships during his studies.

                            Experienced in both small and large group tutoring, Dr. Kin has more than seven years of experience teaching students from both local and international schools at HKDSE, I/GCSE, GCE and IB levels. He was the chief tutor and experimental demonstrator for various undergraduate courses, including organic, inorganic, food and environmental chemistry while he was pursuing his PhD degree. He currently also worked as a part-time university lecturer.

                            Dr. Kin is especially good at explaining abstract Chemistry concepts with analogical examples. He is able to provide tailor-made tuition with systematic learning materials to arouse students’ interest in Chemistry and help them strive for excellence in public examinations. His knowledge and experience will help his students prepare for the IB/GCE/IGCSE/GCSE/HKDSE challenges and meet the specific needs of different groups of students.

                            Richard

                            Physics/Chemistry/Science & Mathematics Teacher

                              Richard received his Bachelor of Science in Honours Physics from the University of Waterloo and Master of Engineering Management from the University of Technology, Sydney. He has worked as a Test Engineer in the aerospace and electronics industries both abroad and in Hong Kong for over 20 years. He has experience in teaching Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics to students at I/GCSE, GCE, IB, AP and HKDSE levels. He is also able to teach Integrated Science courses.

                              Wilkie

                              Psychology/ Biology Teacher

                                Wilkie completed his Master of Social Science in Applied Psychology program with distinction at City University of Hong Kong, where he was nominated for the outstanding student prize. Prior to that, he received his Bachelor of Science degree with a double major in Food and Nutritional Science and Economics from the University of Hong Kong. While he was in secondary school, he achieved “A” in both HKALE Biology and Chemistry. Wilkie has experience teaching IB courses. He adopts an interactive approach and uses daily examples to illustrate psychological concepts and theories. Implications and applications of different psychological experiments are also discussed in class. He makes use of his extensive knowledge of psychology and science to help his students understand human beings from biological and psychological perspectives. Wilkie is capable of teaching Psychology and Biology to local and international school students up to IB/GCE/HKDSE levels.

                                Mr. Jain

                                Physics/Mathematics/Science Teacher

                                  Mr Jain received his Bachelor of Engineering in Industrial Engineering (Honours) from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. He is experienced in teaching Mathematics, Physics, Biology and Chemistry. His expertise is in teaching IB Higher Level Physics and Math and he is able to teach Chemistry and Biology up to I/GCSE levels. A friendly and calm person by nature, he is quite fun-loving and holds a strong passion for music.

                                  Dr Gloria

                                  Chemistry Teacher

                                    Dr Gloria received her Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Philosophy degrees in Chemistry from City University of Hong Kong. Besides teaching various undergraduate courses, including Inorganic Chemistry, Green Chemistry and Environmental Chemistry, she has more than five years’ experience teaching HKDSE/IGCSE/GCE/IB Chemistry to students from both local and international schools.

                                    Dr Gloria also worked as a researcher at the university. Her research work includes sustainable and environmental technologies as well as pharmaceutical and drug development. The experience equipped her with a wide range of scientific knowledge and developed her expertise in applications of Chemistry and Science.

                                    Dr. Gloria is a caring and patient teacher. She is good at explaining complicated Chemistry concepts using daily life examples. She is also able to meet her students’ specific needs and help them prepare for their Chemistry examination with confidence.

                                    Chapman

                                    Mathematics Teacher

                                      Chapman obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Hong Kong and a Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Mathematics) from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Chapman has some 20 years’ experience teaching students in local secondary schools and international classes on the Chinese mainland. He specialises in GCE/IGCSE/GCSE/IB Pure and Applied Mathematics, tutoring students in both private and group settings and providing them with comprehensive notes and exercises.

                                      Sammy

                                      Mathematics and Physics Teacher

                                        Sammy obtained both his Master of Philosophy degree in Physics and his Bachelor of Science degree (major in Physics and minor in Mathematics) from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. He had been a teaching assistant in the Department of Physics for two years and researched on the topic of turbulence for three years. He also has more than five years of experience tutoring Physics, Mathematics and English to secondary school students. He is able to teach I/GCSE, IB and GCE.

                                        Ivan

                                        Chemistry and Biology Teacher

                                          Ivan obtained his undergraduate degree and master’s degree in Medical Engineering from the University of Hong Kong.  He is now studying a Master program in Pharmacy from the University of Hong Kong . He was a full-time teacher in an international school.  He has about two years of teaching experience in high schools, four years at the university, over four years in tutorial schools and over eight years in private tutorials.  He is experienced in teaching Science subjects at IGCSE/ GCSE/ IB/ HKDSE levels.

                                          Ivan also worked as a senior research associate at the University of Hong Kong. He published a research paper on how to enhance the quality of teaching at university. He and his lab mates also worked closely on improving cardiovascular imaging and cancer therapy. These research experiences have imbued him with extensive knowledge of drug chemistry and material science, making him an expert in real world applications of chemistry, physics and mathematics. As some of you may know, how chemistry is applied in today’s society is an important part of I/GCSE Chemistry. Ivan’s knowledge and experience will help his students prepare for the IB/GCE/IGCSE/GCSE/HKDSE challenges.

                                          Justin

                                          Mathematics Teacher

                                            Justin graduated from Stanford University with a Master of Science degree (GPA: 3.95 / 4.0) in Electrical Engineering. He also holds an MBA degree from The Chinese University of Hong Kong and a Bachelor of Applied Science (Hons) degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of British Columbia. He ranked first academically in his UBC graduating class. Before that, he received the highest grade of 5 in AP Calculus and AP Physics exams in addition to a perfect score of 800 in his SAT II Math test and excellent results in SAT I Math. He has five years of industry experience in engineering research and development in Sunnyvale, California and Vancouver.

                                            Justin’s highly distinguished test scores bear testament to his superb examination skills and he is ready to share those skills with his students. He is capable of teaching IGCSE, GCSE, SAT and HKDSE Mathematics.