|Duration of Study|
Entry to Year 1: 4 Years
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 for Year 1:
Level 3 or above in the HKDSE English Language and Chinese Language; AND Level 2 or above in the HKDSE Mathematics, Liberal Studies and one Elective Subject; OR Equivalent.
Entrance Requirements for Year 3:
Higher Diploma OR equivalent qualifications in a relevant area of study.
The Programme aims to equip students with strong scientific knowledge and practical skills in three particular subject areas :
1. Aircraft Engineering
2. Aircraft Maintenance Practices; and
3. Engineering Science
The Programme is also designed to prepare students to sit for the Hong Kong Civil Aviation Department (CAD) HKAR-66 CAT B1.1 aircraft maintenance license examination. Upon successful passing required professional knowledge examinations, fulfilling practical training and accruing a minimum of 2 years of work experience in Hong Kong CAD recognized aircraft maintenance organizations, applicants can apply for the HKAR-66 aircraft maintenance license from CAD.
Graduates is capable of taking duties in the aircraft maintenance industry, airlines, aircraft engineering industry, aircraft manufacturers or other related engineering fields. For example, students can become aircraft engineering designer, technical support officer, aircraft maintenance planner and airworthiness officer. They can promote to aircraft maintenance engineer, aircraft engineer and even managerial positions.
Graduates are able to articulate to Master’s programmes in aerospace engineering, mechanical engineering and aviation management.
This programme is under the process of seeking for the approval from the Civil Aviation Department of the HKSAR Government, as an approved aircraft maintenance training course.
Graduates are eligible to apply for membership of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (HKIE) and HKAR-66 Aircraft Maintenance Licence
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.