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Bachelor of Social Sciences (Honours) in Public Management and Smart Governance

Entry Requirements

The programme is designed for students who qualify to enrol in full-time senior year levels (i.e., third and fourth year of undergraduate studies) in the Faculty of Social Sciences. Applicants should generally be holders of at least an Associate Degree or Higher Diploma in Social Service Management, Applied Gerontology, Ageing and Psychological Studies, Public Policy, Applied Social Studies, Social Work and other Social Sciences programmes. For the part-time mode, preference will be given to applicants with at least 2 years full-time relevant work experience. For the full-time mode, applicants are not required to have working experience.


Tuition Fee

Full-time mode

1st year: HKD 120,000

2nd year: HKD 80,000

Part-time mode

HKD 70,000 (per year) #

with some modules included in the list of reimbursable courses under the Continuing Education Fund


Admission Scholarship

Applicants who

  1. possess an Associate Degree or a Higher Diploma;
  2. have obtained an IELTS 6.0 or above or equivalent (test result is valid within 2 years after the test); and
  3. have enrolled in the programme in 2024/25 academic year and paid the tuition fee of Term 1, 2024/25

will be awarded HKD5,000.


Application Method

Apply through the online application system:


Application Deadline

Early Round application deadline: 6 December 2023

Main Round application deadline: 15 May 2024

Late applications are processed on a rolling basis until 26 July 2024