The Annual Postgraduate Research Symposium 2015 was held on 26-27 May 2015. It was organised by the CUHK-Nankai Joint Research Centre of Social Policy and the Department of Social Work, CUHK. The two-day Symposium aimed at providing an opportunity for research students from different parts of the world to share their research with one another. More than 55 research students from Ireland, India, Mainland China, Taiwan and Hong Kong presented their research projects on different important fields of social welfare and social work on 26 May 2015. The fields included poverty, social security and employment, social care, migration, and social exclusion, elderly and disability, as well as child, youth, and family policy. Ten research students obtained the Best Paper Award. The speakers then visited two social welfare agencies in Sha Tin and Ma On Shan on 27 May 2015.