General Minimum Entry Requirements

  • Higher Diploma or Associate Degree or equivalent in a relevant study area.

  • Applicants holding post-secondary qualifications taught and assessed in English from recognised institutions will be considered to have met the English language requirements for most programmes. 

For programme-specific entry requirements, please visit the respective programme pages in this website. 

Application Methods

Online application

Submit your application via the Online Application System. It normally takes about 20 minutes to complete the online application for a single programme.

To complete the application, applicant must:

- submit all mandatory information;
- pay the application fee online by credit card (VISA/MASTER);
- submit supporting documents (if required) in PDF or JPEG format of which each file should be submitted separately with a maximum size of 4MB.

Applicants will receive a notification via email within 3 weeks from the date of successful completion of online application.

Go to Online Application System


Paper application

i.  Obtain the application form at the respective programme pages in this website, or from the SHAPE offices.  
ii.  Submit the 1) completed application to the SHAPE office of your interested programme, or a drop box located at IVE and HKDI campuses, together with:

2) Copies of the required documents, and
3) Receipt of application fee paid.