Diploma in Transport Studies

Online Application Period: 10 May 2019 - 12 August 2019


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Programme Highlights
 

  • QF Level 3 accredited
  • Part-time 1 year programme
  • 2 study streams on 1) Engineering; 2) Operations and Management
  • Graduates who are admitted to our Advanced Diploma Programme can apply for credit transfer or subject exemption
  • Suitable for HKDSE graduates and applicants who are interested in pursuing careers in transport industry
  • Curriculum is designed and taught by transport industry experts


Programme Description

This programme aims to equip students with a broad understanding of the operations and maintenance activities in
transport systems from the perspective of management and technology-driven environment. The programme covers
the fundamental aspects of transport operations and management and engineering. In additional, site visits to
transport companies will be arranged to enhance students' knowledge on transport businesses.

Upon completion of the Diploma programme, students may progress to “Advanced Diploma in Railway
Engineering (QF Level 4)” programme or “Advanced Diploma in Transport Operations Management
(QF Level 4)”programme offered by the Academy.

Graduates may also pursue their careers as professionals in transport industry.

Programme Duration

9 September 2019 – 31 August 2020

Teaching Mode

Part-time mode. Medium of instruction for this programme is English, supplemented with Cantonese during in-class instruction. Lecture notes, teaching materials and assessments are in English.

Class Schedule

Lectures are held on 2-3 weekday evenings (7pm-10pm) and/or Saturday daytime at Hung Hom Centre or other training centres.

Admission Requirements

Applicants shall fulfil the following admission requirements:

Diploma in Transport Studies (Engineering)

1.        have completed Form 5 and attained Level 2/ Grade E or above in Mathematics at HKCEE or equivalent; OR
2.        have completed Secondary 6 and attained Level 2 or above in Core Mathematics at HKDSE or equivalent; OR
3.        hold a relevant Recognized of Prior Learning (RPL) qualification in Electrical & Mechanical Services industry at
           QF Level 2 or above; OR
4.        hold a certificate/ diploma at QF Level 2 or above from a recognised institution.

For conditions 3 and 4 above, applicants shall sit in and pass a Mathematics test.

Applicants may be invited to attend an interview.

Diploma in Transport Studies (Operations and Management)

1.        have completed Form 5 and attained Level 2/ Grade E or above in English Language (Syllabus B) at HKCEE or
           equivalent; OR
2.        have completed Secondary 6 and attained Level 2 or above in English Language at HKDSE or equivalent; OR
3.        hold a relevant Recognized of Prior Learning (RPL) qualification in Logistics industry at QF Level 2 or above; OR
4.        hold a certificate/ diploma at QF Level 2 or above from a recognised institution.

For conditions 3 and 4 above, applicants shall sit in and pass an English test. Applicants may be invited to attend an interview.

Applicants may be invited to attend an interview.

Tuition Fee for Entire Programme

HK$30,600*

* Tuition fee is paid in full instalment. Applicants will be required to settle a non-refundable registration fee of HK$5,000 within 3 working days upon the issuance of offer letter. Registration fee will be deducted from the first payment of the tuition fee.

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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