Two teams of CityU students each received the Third Prize in the 13th Guangdong Collegiate Programming Contest held in May 2015, under the supervision of Dr Minming LI. One of the winning teams comprised of two BScCS Year-3 students, Mr CHAU Ka Tsun and Mr YUAN Hongning, and a BSCM Year-2 student Miss ZUO Yichen.

Led by Dr Li, a group of 21 students participated in the 5-day summer camp organized by Sun Yat-sen University (Zhuhai Campus) to have cultural exchange with local students and compete in the regional programming contest with teams from universities in Guangdong province.