Multi-disciplinary Research Centre
Active Living Laboratory
Social Science Research Laboratory
Testing and Analytical Laboratory

The Multi-disciplinary Research Centre (MRC) was established by the School of Continuing Education (SCE), Hong Kong Baptist University in January 2016 with the Institutional Development Scheme funding of the Competitive Research Funding Exercise for Local Self-financing Degree Sector of Research Grants Council.

MRC aims to develop and strengthen research collaborations within the School, University and beyond, locally and internationally, with academics and the community.

MRC serves as a centralised platform to promote and conduct research and the related activities among academics, researchers and students in three strategic areas, namely Active Living, Social Science, and Testing and Analytical Science.

Active Living Laboratory

Located on 5/F, Shek Mun Campus, Hong Kong Baptist University, the Active Living Lab (ALL) serves as a research laboratory for academics, researchers and students to engage in active living and health-related research. It is to inspire the community of all generations to lead a more active and healthier lifestyle.

ALL is equipped with a variety of facilities to inspire the research process ranging from cardiovascular and respiratory fitness assessment, muscular strength and endurance assessment, body composition assessment to anaerobic fitness assessment. Key equipment includes treadmill integrated with CPX system, back- chest-leg dynamometer and Body Composition Analyzer.