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Five HKDSE subjects at Level 2 or above, including English Language and Chinese Language; OR VTC Foundation Diploma (Level 3) / Diploma of Foundation Studies; OR VTC Diploma in Vocational Education / Diploma of Vocational Education; OR Yi Jin Diploma / Diploma Yi Jin; OR Equivalent.
Students may choose one of the following streams so as to enhance professional knowledge and skills in specific areas :
This programme aims to equip students with banking and financial knowledge and related practical skills which prepare them to sit for investment, insurance and banking licensing and professional examinations. It enables students to acquire the essential competence pertinent to employment in financial institutions.
Students may choose either "Banking" or "Investment and Wealth Management" specific stream in their second year of study.
Graduates can develop their career in banks, securities and investment companies and insurance companies. They are competent to take up positions like bank teller, customer service representative, personal financial consultant, wealth management consultant, securities dealer, business development officer, credit officer, trade finance operation officer, operational support officer, insurance underwriter and claims officer etc.
Graduates can pursue relevant degrees locally or overseas. They can also apply for admission to the top-up degree programmes in Hong Kong offered by the following universities in collaboration with the School for Higher and Professional Education (SHAPE) :
# It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognize any qualification to which this course may lead. Please refer to the corresponding programme page in the website of SHAPE for the registered course no.
Graduates of Higher Diploma in Banking and Finance (Banking) are now entitled to partial exemption from "Advanced Diploma for Certified Banker” of The Hong Kong Institute of Bankers.
Graduates of Higher Diploma in Banking and Finance (Investment & Wealth Management) are now entitled to the following exemptions :