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Faculty of Science and Technology
Self-financed Programmes

Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Civil Engineering

Programme code ST125101

Duration of Study
Entry to Year 3: 2 Years
Mode of Study
Offering Campus(es) / Venue(s)

(Core modules would be conducted at THEi (Tsing Yi) and some General Education (GE) modules at other campuses.)

Entrance Requirements
Entrance Requirements for Year 3:
Higher Diploma OR equivalent qualifications in a relevant area of study.
  1. Additional core modules may be required (with fee charged) for sub-degree graduates according to the educational background of individuals.
  2. All applicants are screened and selected by an Admission and Interview Panel. All interviews are conducted in English.
  3. For enquiry please contact Faculty of Science and Technology (Telephone No: 2176 1505).
Programme Aims
This programme has been developed in response to the manpower requirements arising from the ten Major Infrastructure Projects as well as the aspirations for degree study of secondary school leavers.  This programme aims to equip students with the professional knowledge and skills to pursue careers as practising civil engineers and to assume professional leadership roles.  It will develop students’ problem-solving, teamwork, communication, and leadership / management skills as well as their ethical attitudes.  The programme covers a broad range of professional knowledge related to civil and structural, geotechnics, environment, hydraulics, transport and infrastructure, and management.  It also emphasises general education and work-integrated learning.  Graduates from this programme will be professionally competent as well as socially and globally responsible.
Career Prospects
Graduates may be employed as assistant engineers, graduate engineers, civil, structural and geotechnical engineers, project coordinators, site agents and project managers in various public and private sectors such as Government Departments, consultancy and construction companies, utility companies, suppliers and manufacturers.
Professional Recognition
The programme aims to train students to become professional engineers.  The programme has received the Accreditation from the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (HKIE).
Students may be required to attend classes on other VTC campuses. VTC reserves the right to cancel any programme, revise programme content or change the offering institute(s) / campus(es) / class venue(s) if circumstances so warrant.