Academic Writing Training

AsiaEdit Academy gives early career academics and postgraduate students the benefit of our 25+ years of experience of editing academic documents, most of which has been for researchers with English as a second language. We are well acquainted with the most common errors and we know the best routes to improvement.

Let us help your people.


We have a series of workshops covering all key academic writing skills and formats, each being 90 minutes in duration. Choose from the menu below or contact us to discuss a customised programme.

Core Writing Series

  1. ·  Common Grammatical Errors in Academic Writing
  2. ·  Employing Complex Structures
  3. ·  Presenting Ideas Clearly
  4. ·  Formal Writing
  5. ·  Thematic Writing for Academics
  6. ·  Developing your Writing Style
  7. ·  Clear Abstracts & Summaries
  8. ·  Correct Citations & References

Specific Format Series

  1. ·  Journal Paper Writing
  2. ·  GRF Proposal Writing
  3. ·  Convincing CV Writing
  4. ·  Efficient & Effective Email Writing

Training Team

Material Designer – Dr Mike Poole

Mike gained his PhD in South East Asian Studies from the Australian National University in 2002 before joining AsiaEdit. As Chief Editor he is responsible for the editing quality control of an operation that has helped thousands of clients improve their manuscripts for publication.

Presenter – Mr Nick Case

Alongside his role as COO of AsiaEdit, Nick has over 20 years of experience delivering language improvement courses and workshops in Hong Kong and China. Clients include over 100 MNCs from every sector, the government and CUHK, PolyU, CityU, HKU and HKUST. His lively classroom manner fully engages audiences for maximum impact.


“Participants found the workshop practical, insightful and easy to follow. We shall be running another workshop to cater for the overwhelming demand.”

Ms. Gabrielle Wong

Head of Research Support Services
University Library

“The participants are now better able to plan and structure their writing, effectively describe data and its implications and conform with academic writing norms…we will certainly be running this workshop again.”

Dr. Jinsoo Lee

Associate Professor
School of Hotel and Tourism Management