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Master of Science in Smart Ageing and Gerontology

Career Prospects

Career Prospects


Graduates from the SAG programme can work in several settings, including

  • hospitals and healthcare centres
  • public health departments
  • information and technology industry
  • non-governmental organisations (NGOs)
  • social care agencies
  • community-based organisations
  • businesses providing health-related services for older persons


Specifically, graduates can work as:

  • Active ageing officers/advisors
  • Health promotion officers for older persons
  • Social care co-ordinators for older persons
  • Gerontechnology market researchers
  • Gerontechnology promotion and training officers
  • Civil servants in the area of health and social care
  • Teachers in the fields of ageing and gerontology


SAG will prepare students for employment locally, within the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area (GBA), and other places in Asia and the rest of the world. It is also a great preparatory ground for more advanced studies in gerontology, public health, nursing, smart ageing policy.