Advanced Diploma in Transport Operations and Management (Part-time)

Online Application Period: 25 March 2020 – 14 August 2020


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Programme Highlights
 

  • QF Level 4 accredited
  • Part-time 2-year programme
  • Suitable for HKDSE graduates, early career seekers and working adults who are interested in pursuing careers in transport industry
  • Granted provisional partial exemption for CILTHK's Professional Qualifying Examination
  • Curriculum is designed and taught by experts in transport industry
     

Programme Description

This programme aims to equip students with professional knowledge and skills in transport operations and management and illustrates the business environment of transport industry including air, maritime, railway and road. The programme covers knowledge and skills in safety, customer services, management, marketing and financial perspective to transport operations and management. Students will be able to analyse operation and management practices of various transport systems in an integrated perspective, preparing our graduates to pursue a career in the transport industry.

Professional Recognition

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The programme follows the syllabi of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport Hong Kong (CILTHK) Professional Qualifying Examination (PQE). Graduates from Advanced Diploma in Transport Operations and Management will receive provisional partial exemption from the educational requirements for Chartered Membership of The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (6 out of 8 Papers will be exempted for CILTHK's PQE).

Admission Requirements

Applicants shall fulfil the following admission requirements:

1.             have attained Level 2 or above in 5 subjects including English Language and Chinese Language in HKDSE or
                 equivalent; OR
2.             have attained Grade E (Syllabus B)/Level 2 or above in 5 subjects including English Language and Chinese
                 Language in HKCEE, or equivalent; OR
3.             hold a Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) qualification in logistics industry at QF Level 3 or above; OR
4.             hold a certificate/ diploma at QF Level 3 or above from a recognized institution , e.g. Diploma Yi Jin

Applicants under conditions 3 & 4 above shall be required to pass a English test.

Applicants may be invited to attend an interview.

Programme Duration

2 years (Part-time mode. 3 semesters per year)

Medium of Instruction

The language of instruction will be English supplemented with Cantonese. Course materials and assessments are in English.

Class Schedule / Venue

Part-time 2-year Mode: Lectures are normally held during evening at Hung Hom Centre or other training centres. (Occasionally on Saturdays).

Programme Award

Graduates of this programme will be awarded the Advanced Diploma in Transport Operations and Management.

Tuition Fee for Entire Programme

HK$44,100* (Tuition fees are subject to change without prior notice)

* Tuition fee is paid at the beginning of the academic year. New students are required to pay an initial registration fee of HK$5,000 to confirm their offer. This registration fee will be deducted from the tuition fee payment.  All fees paid are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Articulation Pathway

“2+2” articulation pathway

Students may articulate to a 2-year bachelor degree programme (Part-time) listed below after completing MTR Academy's 2 year Advanced Diploma in Transport Operations and Management (Part-time).
 

  • BA (Hons) Business and Managementoffered by the School of Continuing and Professional Education (SCOPE) of City University of Hong Kong, leading to an award by De Montfort University in the United Kingdom.
  • BA (Hons) in Logistics and Supply Chain Management^ offered by the School of Professional Education and Executive Development (SPEED) of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, leading to an academic award by Northumbria University, United Kingdom.
  • BA (Hons) in Business Management^ offered by the School of Professional Education and Executive Development (SPEED) of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, leading to an academic award by Northumbria University, United Kingdom.
     

^ This is an exempted course under the Non-local Higher and Professional Education (Regulation) Ordinance. It is a matter
of discretion for individual employers to recognize any qualification to which this course may lead.

How to Apply

Apply Online

Applicants can submit their application through the Academy’s website (www.mtracademy.com). Please refer to the website for application procedures and deadline.

Applications by mail and in-person will not be considered.

Non-refundable application fee is HK$200. (Pay by VISA/MasterCard at the Online Payment Gateway)
 

Financial Assistance

Students may apply for the Extended Non-means-tested Loan Scheme (ENLS) administered by the Student Finance Office (SFO) of the Working Family and Student Financial Assistance Agency (WFSFAA). For details, please visit http://www.wfsfaa.gov.hk/sfo/en/postsecondary/enls/overview.htm or contact SFO at 2150 6223.

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Advanced Diploma in Transport Operations and Management
QF Level: 4
QR Registration No.: 18/000235/L4
Validity Period: 01/09/2018 to 31/8/2021