Sept 2021 EntryProgramme code: JS3703
124 (plus training credits)
Students may be required to take an extra subject in physics depending on their entry qualifications.
Dr K.H. Loo
BEng, PhD, MIEEE
Info Seminar (to be confirmed)
This programme combines sound scientific principles with engineering applications to help students develop into competent and effective engineering professionals in the areas of integrated circuit design, electronics, telecommunications, computers, embedded systems, and multimedia technologies and programming.
This programme emphasises both theory and applications in learning and teaching. The curriculum includes
After completing the fundamental subjects in Years One and Two, students choose their professional development specialism by selecting subjects in four different areas in Years Three and Four. The four areas of specialism are
Students may also engage in overseas exchange scheme and earn recognised credits in a university outside of Hong Kong for one semester during Year Three.
The programme also provides workplace training opportunities for students to gain work experience within and outside Hong Kong through work integrated education (WIE).
Years One and Two: Students study a set of fundamental subjects in electronics, engineering science, programming, information technology, mathematics and communication skills.
Year Three: Students study more advanced and specialised subjects in the areas of telecommunications, computers, data and computer communications, integrated circuits, control engineering, embedded systems and programming. Students have to complete an integrated project and a multi-disciplinary project over a duration of two semesters.
Year Four: Students can choose from a list of technical elective subjects and complete a final-year design project to strengthen their technical knowledge and skills.
Information on the subjects offered can be obtained here.
The programme has been granted full accreditation by the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (HKIE) and recognized by all signatories of the Washington Accord. Graduates of the programme will satisfy the academic requirements for Corporate membership of the HKIE.
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All applicants are required to pay a HKD $450 application fee. If you would like to apply for a scholarship, please submit your scholarship application with your university application. Submit your application online here.
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Successful applicants will receive their admission offer online. Admission results are usually announced from late January to May. Scholarship results will be announced at the same time.