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Engineering Discipline

Discipline Overview of Engineering

Engineering professionals are in high demand with the advent of the variety of large-scale infrastructure and residential projects to cope with development needs of society.


The Discipline covers a wide spectrum of studies including construction, electrical and electronic engineering, mechanical and building services engineering, and transportation. Supported by its strong industry network, state-of-the-art facilities, and highly qualified teaching team, the Discipline provides quality and professionally-oriented engineering programmes to secondary school leavers and industry practitioners. Apart from technical knowledge, the Discipline has always stressed the importance of practical experience. Through simulated workplace environments and work attachments, students could equip themselves with professional knowledge and skills that they will need for career development.





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


  • City University of Hong Kong
  • Hong Kong Baptist University
  • The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
  • The University of Hong Kong
  • The Open University of Hong Kong
  • Queensland University of Technology, Australia
  • RMIT University, Australia
  • Birmingham City University, UK
  • Leeds Metropolitan University, UK
  • Sheffield Hallam University, UK
  • Southampton Solent University, UK
  • Swansea University, UK
  • The University of Sheffield, UK
  • University of Bath, UK
  • University of Central Lancashire, UK
  • University of Reading, UK
  • University of the West of England, Bristol, UK
  • University of Boston, USA

Job History


Graduates are usually hired as assistant engineers, works supervisors, survey officers, architectural and interior designers, environmental officers, maintenance supervisors, construction safety supervisors, building inspectors, project coordinators, product designers, BIM technicians / consultants, service advisor and technical officers.


Professional Recognition


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


  • Hong Kong Institution of Engineers
  • Hong Kong Institute of Construction Managers
  • Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors
  • Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists
  • Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
  • Hong Kong Institute of Acoustics
  • The Chartered Institute of Building
  • The Hong Kong Institute of Clerks of Works
  • Association of British Dispensing Opticians
  • Asia Pacific Green Lighting Institute
  • The Labour Department of the HKSAR
  • The Civil Aviation Department of the HKSAR
  • The Marine Department of the HKSAR
  • The Electrical and Mechanical Services Department of the HKSAR
  • The Buildings Department of the HKSAR
  • The Institute of the Motor Industry Hong Kong