Information Technology

IVE (Chai Wan)

Higher Diploma

The following section presents the information of Full Time Programmes offered in September 2019.

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Programme Code Programme Name
IT114104Higher Diploma in Information and Network Security
IT114105Higher Diploma in Software Engineering
IT114107Higher Diploma in Game Software Development
IT114120Higher Diploma in Smart Technologies and Cyberspace Applications

Duration

Full Time, 5-semesters (Normally to be completed in 2 years. Students may pace their own study).


Entrance Requirements

Five HKDSE subjects at Level 2 or above, including English Language and Chinese Language; OR VTC Foundation Diploma (Level 3) / Diploma of Foundation Studies; OR VTC Diploma in Vocational Education / Diploma of Vocational Education; OR Yi Jin Diploma / Diploma Yi Jin; OR Equivalent.

Remarks :

  1. An "Attained", "Attained with Distinction (I)" and "Attained with Distinction (II)" in an HKDSE Applied Learning (ApL) subject (Category B subjects) are regarded as equivalent to an HKDSE subject at "Level 2", "Level 3" and "Level 4" respectively, and a maximum of two ApL subjects (excluding ApL(C)) can be counted for admission purpose.
  2. A "Grade D or E" and a "Grade C or above" in an HKDSE Other Language subject (Category C subjects) are regarded as equivalent to an HKDSE subject at "Level 2" and "Level 3" respectively, and one Other Language subject can be counted for admission purpose.
  3. Applicable to holders of Diploma in Vocational Education / Diploma of Vocational Education (DVE) (students admitted to DVE in AY2017/18 or before are required to complete prescribed further studies modules).
  4. Applicants may be required to attend an interview.

Articulation

Graduates can apply for admission to the following programmes :

  1. Articulation degree programmes in overseas universities (conducted at IVE (Chai Wan) campus):
    • Coventry University, UK
  2. Degree programmes in local universities:
    • City University of Hong Kong
    • Hong Kong Baptist
    • The Chinese University of Hong Kong
    • The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
    • The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
    • The Open University of Hong Kong
    • The University of Hong Kong
  3. Other local or overseas universities