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Business Administration Discipline

Discipline Overview of Business Administration

The trend towards globalisation brings keen competition to the business world. Enterprises need well-trained talent with solid business knowledge and practical experience to enhance profitability and meet long-term business goals.


Business Administration Discipline works closely with industry partners to provide ample internship opportunities, equipping students with the necessary knowledge and experience to seek a career in a variety of commercial sectors. The Discipline also organises professional seminars and overseas exchange schemes, and arranges students to participate in competitions to broaden students’ horizons.


2+1 International Track


All newly admitted Business Administration Discipline Higher Diploma (HD) students will be offered an 2+1 International Track which affirms a smooth articulation to a relevant locally accredited, Hong Kong government recognized honours bachelor’s degree programme offered by designated British universities upon successful completion of their HD, and the qualification is equivalent to a local degree programme.






Graduates opting for further studies were admitted to the degree programmes offered by various local and overseas universities including:


  • Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong (THEi)
  • The Open University of Hong Kong
  • Coventry University, UK
  • Sheffield Hallam University, UK
  • University of Central Lancashire, UK
  • University of Northumbria at Newcastle, UK

Job History


A broad range of relevant career opportunities are open to the Discipline’s graduates, including accountancy positions, executive posts in financial services and banking, management trainees, company and legal secretaries, flight attendants, transport personnel, and marketing, digital marketing, retail, advertising and PR executives.


Professional Recognition


Many professional bodies in Hong Kong and overseas acknowledge the quality of our programmes, including :


  • Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
  • Hong Kong Institute of Accredited Accounting Technicians (HKIAAT)
  • Hong Kong Institute of Human Resource Management (HKIHRM)
  • Institute of Training Professionals (ITP)
  • Hong Kong Management Association (HKMA)
  • Hong Kong People Management Assocication (HKPMA)
  • Human Capital Management Society (HCMS)
  • Hong Kong Institute of Marketing (HKIM)
  • The Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH), Asian Pacific Branch
  • Hong Kong Quality Management Association (HKQMA)
  • International Federation of Purchasing and Supply Management (IFPSM)
  • The Law Society of Hong Kong (LSHK)
  • The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), Asia
  • The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in Hong Kong (CILTHK)
  • Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS), UK
  • The Institute of Purchasing & Supply of Hong Kong (IPSHK)
  • Institute for Supply Management of Hong Kong (ISM-HK)
  • The Hong Kong Institute of Bankers
  • Institute of Financial Planners of Hong Kong
  • Society of Registered Financial Planners
  • The Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance