Professional Diploma in Civil Engineering

Introduction
This is a two-year part-time programme providing an academic pathway in relevant disciplines to obtain a higher level of qualification. 

 This programme has been accredited by: 

  • the Chartered Association of Building Engineers (CABE); and
  • the Hong Kong Institution of Incorporated Engineers (HKIIE). 
Contents

The course is divided into six semesters in 2 years and students are required to take two to three modules each semester. Students have to complete all six semesters and each module consists of 22-33 face-to-face contact hours with lecturers. 

Year 1 
 
September 
Introduction to Civil Engineering 
Civil Engineering Materials 
January 
Engineering Mathematics 
Site Surveying for Civil Engineering 
May 
Civil Engineering Management 
English Communication Skills for Civil Engineering 
CAD 
  
Year 2 
 
September 
Structural Mechanics for Civil Engineering 
Soil Mechanics 
January 
Structural Analysis 
Fluid Mechanics 
May 
Structural Design 
Traffic and Highway Engineering 
Professional Practice and Project for Civil Engineering 
 
+ Course content is subject to review and changes without prior notice. 

Programme Details
Mode of Study

Part Time

Teaching Mode

Face to face

Commencement of Study

Every September, January and May

Entry Year

Year 1

Duration

2 Years

Location
Entry Requirements
  • Holder of Diploma for Tertiary Studies or Diploma in Professional Studies (Building Technology) or
  • Diploma in Professional Studies (Electrical) as awarded by HKCT with at least 1 year of working experience; OR
  • Holder of Pre-Associate Degree with 1 year of working experience; OR
  • Mature applicants of age 23 or above with relevant working experience for programme where applicable; OR
  • Holder of Higher National Certificate (HNC) or holder of Higher Certificate in Civil Engineering with at least 1 year of working experience can be considered for admission into Year 2; OR
  • Holder of other qualifications may be entitled to have course module exemption subject to maximum 50 percent of total number of credits.

Total $49,200 (in 6 installments)

HKCT Alumni Fee Reduction

  • HKCT former student who has completed a one year programme or above is eligible.
  • 5% of total tuition fee reduction (max $1,000) will be made in the last instalment of tuition fee payment.
Scholarships and Grants

For the details of Entrance Scholarship, Government Financial Assistance and Subsidy

Tel: 2276 8514 / 2926 1222

Email: cie@hkct.edu.hk

Tuition fees will be reviewed and adjusted annually on various factors. All tuition fees are subject to the final approval from the Education Bureau.
Hong Kong College of Technology reserves the right of cancellation of programme and granting offer without prior notice.