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Business Programmes Office (BPO)

The Business Programmes Office (BPO) coordinates BBA (Hons) programme and BBA (Hons) - Risk and Insurance Management programme matters including admission, credit transfer, stream allocation (for BBA programme only), programme structure, examinations, etc.

BBA (Hons) Programme

The BBA (Hons) programme at Lingnan consists of five streams*, namely Accounting, Finance, Human Resource Management, Marketing, and Risk and Insurance Management, and is supported by five Departments: Accountancy, Computing and Decision Sciences, Finance and Insurance, Management, Marketing and International Business.

We provide students with opportunities for internships, community service and overseas exchange via our network of academe and business partners.

Our BBA (Hons) Programme is well recognised by professional associations.  We received accreditation from the Association to Advanced Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and have set up the Lingnan University Chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS) to recognise students with outstanding academic achievement. Our graduates are exempted from certain professional examination papers or granted memberships of some professional associations.

BBA (Hons) - Risk and Insurance Management Programme

The BBA (Hons) - Risk and Insurance Management (RIM) programme is supported by Department of Finance and Insurance. The programme equips students with fundamental knowledge of insurance and risk management that meets the needs of the banking and insurance industry and the challenges of the changing business environment.

The AR Charitable Foundation Scholarship Scheme is made available to BBA (Hons) - RIM students who excel academically. The scholarship provides partial or full coverage in tuition and hostel fees on an annual basis for undergraduate RIM students, and RIM graduates who are offered a place to study the MSc in Insurance and Risk Management at CASS Business School, City University London (CASS).

Graduates of BBA (Hons) - RIM programme are granted exemption from some examinations of well-known professional bodies such as:

  • Institution of Financial Planners of Hong Kong (IFPHK)
  • Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance (ANZIIF)
  • The Chartered Insurance Institute (CII)
  • Insurance Institute of Hong Kong (IIHK)


* The Risk and Insurance Management stream is not made available to BBA Year 1 admittees from 2016-17, BBA Year 2 admittees from 2017-18 and BBA Year 3 admittees from 2018-19.