Higher Diploma in Nursing Programme


Programme Aims, Structure and Mode of Study

Professional Recognition

Minimum Entry Requirements

  1. (I) Applicable to applicants with Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination (HKCEE) and Hong Kong Advanced Level Examination (HKALE) results
    1. HKALE with Grade E or above in one subject, or HKALE (AS-Level) with Grade E or above in two subjects; and
    2. Passed 5 subjects in HKCEE, or equivalent, details are as below:
      1. English Language (Syllabus B) at Grade D or above, or English Language (Syllabus A) at Grade B or above, or English Language at Level 3 or above (for HKCEE issued after 2007); and
      2. Chinese Language at Grade E (at Level 2 for HKCEE issued after 2007) or above; and
      3. Any one science subject from the following at Grade E or above: Biology, Chemistry, Human Biology, Mathematics, Physics; and
      4. Any one other subject at Grade E or above: Accommodation and Catering Services, Additional Mathematics, Biology, Buddhist Studies, Chemistry, Chinese History, Chinese Literature, Commerce, Computer and Information Technology, Design and Technology, Design and Technology (Alternative Syllabus), Economics, Economics & Public Affairs, Electronics and Electricity, English Literature, French, Geography, Government and Public Affairs, Graphical Communication, History, Home Economics (Food, Home and Family), Human Biology, Integrated Humanities, Mathematics, Music, Physical Education, Physics, Principles of Accounts, Putonghua, Religious Studies, Science and Technology, Social Studies, Visual Arts, Word Processing and Business Communication (English); and
      5. Any one other subject at Grade E or above; and
      6. Any one of the above (1) to (5) subjects must be at Grade C (or Level 3 for English Language or Chinese Language) or above.
    OR
    (II) Applicable to applicants with Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education Examination (HKDSE) results
    The candidates must have a minimum of 5 subjects in the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education Examination, or equivalent, or any recognized qualification above. The 5 compulsory subjects required are:
    1. 4 Core Subjects, with English Language and Chinese Language at Level 3 or above, and Mathematics and Liberal Studies at Level 2 or above; and
    2. Any one science subject from the following at Level 2 or above: Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Combined Science, Integrated Science; and
  2. Fluent in both written English and Chinese, and oral English and Cantonese.

Minimum Age of Commencement of Training

Commencement Date of the Programme

Application Period

Tuition Fees

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

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Telephone enquiry hotlines (from 24 June to 20 September 2019)

Remarks

Financial Assistance

Students enrolled in this programme may apply the following financial assistance from the Student Finance Office, Working Family and Student Financial Assistance Agency of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region: For details, please visit the website: http://www.wfsfaa.gov.hk/ or telephone enquiry hotline: 2802 2345.