AFS Intercultural Exchanges

  • International voluntary non-profit organization
  • AFS was established in 1914
  • Hong Kong office was set up in 1982
  • 60 offices around the world
  • Consultative status partnership with UNESCO
Learn more about AFS history

Overseas Exchange Programs

AFS mainly organizes year and summer exchange program for secondary school students

  • 500,000+ global alumni
  • 12,000+ students each year worldwide
  • 4000+ Hong Kong alumni
  • Hong Kong exchange students come from 60+ different schools every year
  • Full scholarships available for students from different backgrounds
Learn more about year program

Local Hosting Program

AFS mainly provides 1-year hosting experience for local families and schools

  • The only non-profit organization that operates full-year host family program in Hong Kong
  • AFS Hong Kong hosted nearly 900 foreign exchange students
  • 30+ local secondary schools participate in Hong Kong hosting program every year
Learn more about host family program

AFS Mission

AFS Intercultural Exchanges is an international, voluntary, non-governmental, non-profit organization that provides intercultural learning opportunities to help people develop the knowledge, skills and understanding needed to create a more just and peaceful world.