Qualification Awarded by HKBU
In the Report of a Quality Audit of Sub-degree Operations of Hong Kong Baptist University released by the Quality Assurance Council of the University Grants Committee in October 2018, HKBU AD Programme is commended in the areas of:
Ample Articulation Opportunities and High Articulation Rate
Your Ideal Pathway to University
Collaboration with HKBU Departments
The AD curriculum framework has adopted the HKBU UGC-funded Undergraduate Programme as a blueprint. Certain areas of Concentration Studies such as Music Studies, Visual Arts, Journalism, as well as Sport and Recreation Studies are offered in collaboration with different Faculties/ Schools of HKBU and taught by their lecturers.
The four-year HKBU Undergraduate Programme normally requires students to complete a total of 128 units. The HKBU AD Programme is a 62-unit programme which requires two years of full-time studies. The curriculum is equivalent to the ﬁrst two years of an undergraduate programme. Please click here to know more.
After completing the AD Programme, students are eligible to take the "2+2" study path articulation to the last two years of a UG Programme. There are currently 12 UG Honours Degree Programmes. Under the same quality assurance mechanism, HKBU AD graduates could articulate to UG Programmes seamlessly without taking any programme pre-requisites.
CIE offers multiple Concentration Studies across major disciplines such as Applied Science, Arts and Languages, Business, Communication, and Social Sciences. The wide range of choices in our curriculum caters to different interests, talents and aspirations of our students. Small class teaching, continuous assessments, English language proficiency training, experiential learning opportunities, together with a learner-centre and twin campuses environment all help to provide students with an intellectually stimulating experience.
Choices of Concentration Studies:
The College provides quality campus facilities and amenities for its students at the twin campuses in Kowloon Tong and Shek Mun (Shatin). Students will be attending in one of the University campuses depending on the curriculum they have chosen^, but they can still enjoy the facilities provided on both campuses in their pursuits of whole person development. Please click here to learn more about our twin campuses facilities or transportation guide.
Main study location of Concentration Studies
The study location of Concentration Studies is for reference only. The College will update the information for any changes. Please visit the College website for the latest information
Some courses are offered at Kowloon Tong Campus