Local Students / Applicants
According to the Education Bureau (EDB), Local Students / Applicants, for the purpose of admission to post-secondary programmes, are defined as holder of below documents :
| ||HKID Card (Permanent)|
| ||Documents issued by the Immigration Department of the HKSAR showing right to land / right of abode in Hong Kong|
| ||One-way Permit for entry to Hong Kong|
| ||Full-time Employment Visa / Work Permit|
| ||Dependent Visa / Entry Permit (for students who were below 18 years old) Note |
Note: Students holding Dependent Visa / Entry Permit who were below 18 years old when they were first issued with such Visa / Entry Permit by the Immigration Department of the HKSAR
| ||Visa / Entry Permit for Quality Migrant Admission Scheme|
| ||Visa / Entry Permit for Capital Investment Entrant Scheme|
| ||Visa / Entry Permit for Admission Scheme for the Second Generation of Chinese Hong Kong Permanent Residents|
| ||Visa label for unconditional stay|
Applicants who do not hold any of the documents above are defined as Non-local Applicants.
Non-Hong Kong residents who are required as holders of the following documents for the purpose of education, are classified as Non-local Applicants. For details of programmes offered to Mainland China or international applicants in the 2024/25 academic year and admission-related matters, please contact the VTC Mainland and International Affairs Office (MIAO) or visit the MIAO's Homepage.
| ||Student Visa / Entry Permit; OR|
| ||Visa / Entry Permit under the Immigration Arrangements for Non-local Graduates; OR|
| ||Dependent Visa / Entry Permit (who were 18 years old or above) Note |
Note : Students holding Dependent Visa / Entry Permit who were 18 years old or above when they were issued with such visa / entry permit by the Immigration Department of the HKSAR.