Diploma in Information Technology Application

HKCT Diploma in Information Technology Application
This programme aims to deliver basic software development and network management knowledge. It provides a solid basis for graduates to start their career or further studies. Topics will cover web and mobile applications development, network and system management techniques.

Programme Features

  • This programme covers mobile and web applications development, network management and system maintenance techniques. Students can learn the skillset required for an application developer or network management personnel
  • Both theories and practical know-how are emphasized. Assessments are mainly in the form of practical asignments and projects.

Featured Modules

  • Computer Programming
  • Introduction to Android Apps
  • Multimedia Skills Basics
  • Web Design Techniques
  • Introduction to iOS Apps
  • Computer System and Network
Graduation Path
  • Graduates can apply for a $10,000 Internal Student Articulation Scholarship to further study in the Higher Diploma in Computer Studies (Mobile Applications and Game Development)*, followed by a bachelor degree in related disciplines. (The bachelor degree programmes can be completed within a year.)
  • Graduates can join the field of information technology as a Junior Programmer, Web-site support, IT Support, Technical Assistant (Network Administration), Mobile Apps Developer, etc. 

*This programme (non-laboratory-based) is subsidised under Study Subsidy Scheme for Designated Professions/Sectors (SSSDP). In the 2022/23 academic year, a subsidy of up to $22,120 per academic year will be provided to each eligible local student.

Programme Details
Mode of Study

Part Time

Teaching Mode

Face to face (Classes may need to be conducted via online platform depending on epidemic for the sake of students’ safety)

Commencement of Study

September 2023

Entry Requirements
  • Attained 5 passes in HKCEE including Chinese Language and English Language (Syllabus B; or Grade C or above in Syllabus A); or
  • Attained 3 passes in HKCEE plus level 2 or above in Chinese Language and English Language; or
  • Holder of Project Yi Jin / Associate Diploma; or
  • Completion of SS3 / Form 6 under the New Senior Secondary curriculum; or
  • Completion of SS3 / Form 5 with 1 year IT related working experience; or
  • Mature students of age 21 or above; or
  • Equivalent qualifications; and
  • Pass the admission interview.
Tuition Fees and Assistance

Total $36,220 (in 16 installments)

The tuition fee above is under 2023/24 Cohort

Tuition fees and subsidies are to be reviewed and adjusted annually on various factors.