Scholarship and Funding Schemes

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Scholarship
Government Financial Assistance and Subsidy
HKCT provides entrance scholarships to the new students with remarkable academic achievements so as to encourage them to keep up with their satisfactory performance. New students can apply for the following scholarship(s) according to the programme level.
Entrance Scholarship

To offer scholarship to students with excellence academic achievements and excellence record in community services and/or extracurricular activities or participation

Minimum criteria
HKDSE 21 points or above (Best 5 subjects, including English, Chinese and Liberal Studies)

Amount
A full-tuition fee waiver for the first year of study

Details

To offer scholarship to students with outstanding academic achievements and outstanding record in community services and/or extracurricular activities or participation

Minimum criteria
HKDSE 18 points or above (Best 5 subjects, including English, Chinese and Liberal Studies)

Amount
A half-tuition fee waiver for the first year of study

Details

To reward students for good academic achievements

Minimum criteria
HKDSE 13 points or above (Best 5 subjects, including English, Chinese and Liberal Studies)

Amount
$10,000 for the first year of study

Details

 (For 'Senior-Year Entry of ‘Bachelor of Social Sciences (Hons) in Sports Management with Coaching’ only

To offer scholarship to student with outstanding academic achievements in sports subject or athletes who have represented Hong Kong and achieved outstanding results in international games

Minimum criteria
HKDSE Level 4 or above in the Physical Education elective

Amount
A maximum full-tuition fee waiver

Details

Others

To provide support for students who have financial difficulties to participate in exchange tours, visit and sharing so as to broaden their horizons and experience, and enhance their knowledge

Amount
Maximum $3,000

Remarks
  1. Every new student can apply for ONE Entrance Scholarship only
  2. The applicants fulfilling all of the criteria in ‘details’ would be considered
  3. ‘HKCT Excellence Award’cannot be applied with ‘Entrance Scholarship’ and ‘Grants’ simultaneously
  4. Assessment of the applicants’ eligibility and the granting of Scholarships and Grants are subject to the final decision of the Institute’s Selection Panel. Applicants’ objection to the final result will not be accepted
Entrance Scholarship

To offer scholarship to students with excellent public examination results

Minimum criteria
HKDSE 12 points or above (Level 4 or above in a subject) in one of the recent 3 years

Amount
$3,000 - $9,000

Details

To reward students for excellent performance in open competitions

Minimum criteria
Champion, first runner-up or second runner-up of Talent from 2016 to 2018

Amount
$5,000 - $15,000

Details

To reward students for outstanding record in community services and/or extra-curricular activities or participation

Minimum criteria
Distinguished record in community services and/or extra-curricular activities or participation

Amount
$3,000

Details

Others

To provide support for students who have financial difficulties to participate in exchange tours, visit and sharing so as to broaden their horizons and experience, and enhance their knowledge

Amount
Maximum $3,000

Remarks
  • Every new student can apply for ONE Entrance Scholarship from #1 and ONE from #2-3 simultaneously
  • The applicants fulfilling all of the criteria in ‘details’ would be considered
  • Assessment of the applicants’ eligibility and the granting of Scholarships and Grants are subject to the final decision of the Institute’s Selection Panel. Applicants’ objection to the final result will not be accepted
HKCT Registration Office
2926 1222 or 2265 3580
2 On Shing Street, Ma On Shan, Sha Tin, New Territories
Students of HKCT can apply for the following assistance provided by the government according to the programme category:

Provides loan(s) to eligible students to settle tuition fees

Details


Remarks
Application Period, assessment of the applicants’ eligibility and the issuance of the financial assistance and subsidy are subject to the final decision of the Authority

Provides loan(s) to eligible students to settle tuition fees

Details


Remarks
Application Period, assessment of the applicants’ eligibility and the issuance of the financial assistance and subsidy are subject to the final decision of the Authority
Extended Non-means-tested Loan Scheme (ENLS)

Provides loan(s) to eligible students to settle tuition fees

Details


Remarks
Extended Non-means-tested Loan Scheme (ENLS)

Provides loan(s) to eligible students to settle tuition fees

Details


Remarks
  • For the programme with QF Level 4 only
  • Application Period, assessment of the applicants’ eligibility and the issuance of the financial assistance and subsidy are subject to the final decision of the Authority

Please visit the section of 'Government Financial Assistance and subsidy' at Diploma Yi Jin website (Chinese only)

Details

Financial Assistance Scheme for Designated Evening Adult Education Courses (FAEAEC)

Students can obtain 30%, 50% or 100% reimbursement of the tuition fees paid after the end of each school term

Details


Remarks
Application Period, assessment of the applicants’ eligibility and the issuance of the financial assistance and subsidy are subject to the final decision of the Authority

provides loan(s) to eligible students to settle tuition fees

Details


Remarks
Application Period, assessment of the applicants’ eligibility and the issuance of the financial assistance and subsidy are subject to the final decision of the Authority

Tuition subsidy

Free of charge with retraining allowance (subject to attaining a minimum attendance rate of 80%)

Tuition subsidy

  • Applicants with nil income or with monthly income of $12,000 or below, can apply for course fee waiver subject to attaining a minimum attendance rate of 80%
  • Applicants with monthly income between $12,001 and $20,000, can apply for payment of "Highly Subsidised Fee" subject to attaining a minimum attendance rate of 80%
  • Applicants with monthly income of $20,001 or above are required to pay the "Normal Subsidised Fee"
Application and Enquiry
Student Finance Office
2150 6222
12/F, Cheung Sha Wan Government Offices, 303 Cheung Sha Wan Road, Kowloon.
Extended Non-means-tested Loan Scheme (ENLS)
2152 6223
303 Cheung Sha Wan Road, Kowloon (Cheung Sha Wan Government Offices)
Tuition Fee Reimbursement and Student Travel Subsidy
2802 2345
3 Concorde Road, Kai Tak, Kowloon
Employees Retraining Board
182 182
3/F to 6/F, 10 Siu Sai Wan Road, Chai Wan, Hong Kong