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Information Technology is integral to our lives.  This programme develops you with the vital professional skills in programming, security, the web, forensics and business. It will enable you to deploy relevant competencies and knowledge in the computer-based information systems which will be essential in the changing technological, business, and social environment. 



Students will take 7 modules with 120 credits in total.  The programme structure is as follows :

Modules   Credits CEF Codes> 
 Information Technology Project  30  
 Ethical and Professional Issues in Computing and Digital Media  15 34Z121731
 Advanced Topics in Web Development  15  
 Security Management in Practice  15 34Z12174A
 Advanced Topics in Web Development 2  15 34Z121723
 PLUS 30 credits selected from: 
 Mobile Applications   15  
 Mobile Networks  15  
 Usability and Interaction Design    15  
 Cryptography   15  
 Big Data Analytics  15  



Coursework assignment, presentation, examination and project



QF Level

QF Level : Level 5
QR Registration No. : 14/002640/L5
Validity Period : 01/09/2014 to 31/08/2025

This programme is accredited by HKCAAVQ at HKQF Level 5.  This accreditation status enhances students’ employment and further studies opportunities, as well as access to financial assistance.

  • Degree qualifications pitched at QF Level 5 are formally recognised by the HKSAR Government for employment purposes within the Civil Service for graduate posts.

Further Studies
  • Having been recognised at QF Level 5, this top-up degree programme meets the standard of locally-accredited bachelor's degree programmes.  Upon graduation, students may pursue their further studies at Master’s degree level.

Financial Assistance and Scholarships


Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

HD / AD in computing or IT related subject or equivalent qualification. 


English Proficiency Requirements

All candidates must hold at least an overall IELTS score of 6.5 with 5.5 in each component or an overall IELTS score of 6.0 with 6.0 in each component or equivalent. 

(Holders of a VTC HD are considered to have met the English proficiency requirements) 


Fees & Funding

Fees & Funding

NO APPLICATION FEE before the application deadline!

Application Fee : HK$200
Registration Fee : HK$3,500
Tuition Fee : HK$75,700 by 2 instalments

(NMTSS: deduct up to HK$33,200/year for eligible FT students
CEF: deduct up to HK$20,000/year for eligible PT students)




Programme Co-ordinator

Mr. Lau Sau Ming 

Tel. no.

3757 9260 




General Enquiries

Ms. Vivian Chow 

Tel. no.

3757 9229 


Registration No. : 252070. It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognise any qualification to which this course may lead.