Lifelong Learning

University of Saint Joseph – Lifelong Learning Office

In support of Macao’s development into a learning society and the nurture of diversity in expertise and culture, Lifelong Learning Office was founded under University of Saint Joseph to aim at facilitating and cultivating lifelong learning abilities in local individuals. Through acquisition of knowledge and skills, the Office takes on a quest to broaden the horizons of individuals so as to contribute to an overall enhancement of the social competitiveness and quality.

As a fulfilment of the mission aforementioned, The Office is committed to the provision of short-term programmes for the personal development of local residents of different ages and professions. Majority of the programmes are designed and delivered by the University’s resident and visiting academics, covering a wide variety of disciplines that are expertise of the six Faculties in hope to meet the learning needs of the general public. In addition, the Lifelong Learning Office also offers focused training in professional knowledge and skills tailored for both the public and private sectors. All customised training programmes are offered solely to aid organisations and enterprises in nurturing staff members, enabling enhancements in overall efficiency and productivity through the professional development of personnel.

Services provided by the Lifelong Learning Office include:

Public Programmes

  • Generally held in the evenings on weekdays or weekends, the Public Programmes cover disciplines of Religious Studies; Language Learning and Social Studies; Administration and Management; Psychology and Education; Creative Industries; Science and Environmental Studies. All Public Programmes are open for application, and are delivered in a small size class for the sake of better learning experience and quality. Information on latest available Programmes can be obtained here.

Training Programmes

  • Designed and provided exclusively for clients from both public and private sectors, the Training Programmes aim at enhancing the employability and competitiveness of the participating staff members of the clients. Customisation in curricula, schedules, venues and programme duration are possible upon request so as to meet the actual needs of the clients. Please reach us with the following contacts for details and discussion.

Seasonal Programmes

  • Mainly targeting students from local and foreign senior-year high schools or Universities, Programmes of this category include intensive language courses and Summer Camps usually held in the third quarter of the year. Latest information regarding individual programme or activity will be announced on this website.


Hotline: +853 8592 5688
(expected to be in service from 15 September 2017 due to technical difficulties encountered.
We invite you to contact us with the E-mail below and are sorry for the inconvenience caused.)

[Update on 15 September]: Direct line network is still experiencing difficulties. We are trying hard to resume services ASAP. Meanwhile we are attending to all incoming emails with our best capacity.
Fax: +853 2872-5517


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OFFICE LOCATION (LIFELONG LEARNING OFFICE) [Starting from 11 September 2017]

University of Saint Joseph, Ilha Verde Campus
Estrada Marginal da Ilha Verde No 14 – 17, Macau
(Adjacent to “Macao Water Supply Company Limited”)

Office Hours: Mon – Fri 10:00 – 13:00 ; 14:30 – 19:00
(Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays excluded)


Nearest Bus Stop Routes Reaching this Bus Stop
M24 “Conselheiro Borja / Colégio S. José” 8 (towards “R. do Parque Industrial”)

8A (towards “R. do Parque Industrial”)

28B (towards “Est. Ilha Verde”)

28BX (towards “Est. Ilha Verde”)


Last Updated: September 15, 2017 at 9:58 am